Spartanburg SC en My Story: The Assault on Mt. Mitchell 2007 <p class="MsoNormal">On Sunday June 10<sup>th</sup>, I pack up my gear and start driving north to Spartanburg, SC to tackle the 32<sup>nd</sup> Annual Assault on Mt Mitchell. This is a 102-mile ride from Spartanburg, SC to the top of Mt Mitchell, NC with 12,000+ ft of climbing. This will be my third time talking this beast and I feel ready for the task at hand.</p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2007 Aaron's Cycling Team Blue Ridge Parkway (NC) cycling L5Flyers Marion NC Mt. Mitchell State Park NC NC-80 open road racing roadcycling Spartanburg SC steep ascents switchbacks touring USA Cycling Wed, 25 Jul 2007 14:56:38 +0000 Ronniecyclist 540 at Assault on Mt. Mitchell 2007 Photos <p>On Monday, I went to see the finish of the 102-mile, 11,000-foot-elevation-gain road cycling challenge, the Assault on Mt. Mitchell. It was great fun to watch someone else suffer for a change, and I have to say it was impressive to know what these cyclists had been through just in the last 30 miles from Marion, NC to Mount Mitchell State Park. That&#39;s after completing the first 72 miles from Spartanburg, SC! </p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2007 United States of America (USA) North Carolina (NC) Marion NC Mt. Mitchell State Park NC open road outdoor photography racing roadcycling South Carolina (SC) Spartanburg SC switchbacks touring Thu, 14 Jun 2007 00:46:01 +0000 roadskater 485 at