Six of ten made it past 60 miles today. Day leader and new overalll leader Atmavir Petr Spacil reached 66.4 miles, creating a lead over second place of nearly 21 miles. Yuri Trostenyuk and Ashprihanal Aalto reached 65.3 miles. Kaneenika Janakova again reached 64.7 miles to edge closer Surasa Mairer, the defending women's champion. The weather has not been bad , though the preponderence of warm sunny days has left everyone a little -gun shy in terms of effort.
With 28 days left in the race, all movement can be focused on moving forward, The top six overall are a lock to finish- if they do not slow down too much. The rest of the field will do what they can. Sopan Tsekov and Stutisheel Lebedyev have a distant chance to finish the race if they can remain focused and stay in the positive mileage column.
1550 miles- Ashprihanal Aalto-23 days +07:52:20