Friday, June 30, 2006
Oooh! Ahhh! Ouch!
Utah is beautiful country, but make no mistake: Primal Quest is a grueling competition. Thanks to the photographers and Primal Quest for use of these photos.
Top left: Team Hombres de Maiz stand on the edge of a remarkable cliff revealing a long drop to a beautiful bottom. Photo by Ken White
Top right: Duncan Coo, Chris Koch and Darin Nevin of Spirit take a rest while climbing the endless switchbacks between Transition areas 7 and 8. Photo by Richard Lambakis
Bottom: Ouch! This race isn't for the squeamish. Photo by Side Light/Tony DiZinno
Expect to see shots from Gazette photographer David Bitton in days to come. He's a desert rat this week, following PQ, but is wrestling a laptop with a mind of its own.