Payson McElveen breaks down White Rim Trail FKT record

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Payson McElveen breaks down White Rim Trail FKT record

A father’s ride inspires an FKT 21 years later
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Durango’s Payson McElveen was laser focused despite numerous obstacles leading up to his White Rim Trail fastest known time record attempt Wednesday, and he prevailed through all the bumps in the road before and during the ride.
After breaking the White Rim Trail record by more than 14 minutes, Durango’s Payson McElveen was hugged by his father Mike, who rode the same trail in a three-day effort in 1998. That trip helped solidify the love for mountain biking in the McElveen family.
Red Bull Content Pool PhotoRolling through the Utah desert at an average speed of nearly 17.4 mph, Payson McElveen set the fastest known time on the White Rim Trail on Wednesday.
Red Bull Content Pool PhotoPayson McElveen tackled the fast but tough terrain on the White Rim Trail outside Moab in record time Wednesday.

Payson McElveen breaks down White Rim Trail FKT record

Red Bull Content Pool

Durango’s Payson McElveen was laser focused despite numerous obstacles leading up to his White Rim Trail fastest known time record attempt Wednesday, and he prevailed through all the bumps in the road before and during the ride.
After breaking the White Rim Trail record by more than 14 minutes, Durango’s Payson McElveen was hugged by his father Mike, who rode the same trail in a three-day effort in 1998. That trip helped solidify the love for mountain biking in the McElveen family.
Red Bull Content Pool PhotoRolling through the Utah desert at an average speed of nearly 17.4 mph, Payson McElveen set the fastest known time on the White Rim Trail on Wednesday.
Red Bull Content Pool PhotoPayson McElveen tackled the fast but tough terrain on the White Rim Trail outside Moab in record time Wednesday.
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