The Arkansas High Country Race features over 1,000 miles of mixed surface riding and 80,000 feet of climbing in the Arkansas backcountry. The route has seen a lot of action of in the last year, attracting riders like Jay Petervary and Scotti and Ernie Lechuga to see just how fast they could complete it. Ted King is the current record holder after crushing the route in 4 days, 20 hours, 51 minutes early last month—setting a new fastest known time in the process. Ted brought along a GoPro and filmed the entire thing, providing a personal look at his experience, highs, and lows. Check it out below:
For more Arkansas High Country Race coverage, make sure to check out Ashley Carelock’s personal reflection on her ride.