2015 6 Gap Century Ride in North Georgia September 28, 2015 adventurex2wheels Leave a comment Pre-race photo. I was one of only a handful of people riding steel and probably the only touring bike with a rear bag rack. My Salsa Vaya Touring rode like a champ for all 8+ hours. The start to a very long day. A full day of riding over 6 mountains covering104 miles. The riders and volunteers were great, plenty of support from everyone. Had some great conversations while grinding up the mountains.I wish I caught names, but one person was an Afghanistan vet who was so severely injured that a doctor told him he would never run or bike again. He bought a bike 8 weeks ago and was giving one of the most difficult centuries a shot. I really hope he made it! A view of the elevation profile 7 hours in, a view from Wolfpen Gap. Great rest stop at just the right time.