Some pictures from Catherine Shenk at the start!
Mike Sturgill and Richard Stum confer about gear:
An echo (or prelude) of Paris-Brest-Paris?
Peggy Petty on her second 1200k of the year. (First was the Texas Rando Stampede.)
JLE encourages these inaugural riders to set a good example for future riders
by maximizing their enjoyment of the CHC 1200:
Roland Bevan gliding into the secret checkpoint: