The checkpoints included: Besting a fellow racer at Street Fighter or Mortal Kombat before proceeding; running through the isles of Hyvee to check the price of a case of Jones Soda; and taking a headshot, stomach shot or slap in the face...you choose.
Twhet getting everyone registered
Mark Smelser bought the pain train
SNES Competition (pics ripped from Facebook)
How bad to you want to win?
Post race party
Big thanks to Twhet and Thomas Krap for organizing this event, and thanks to the sponsors who supported it: Chrome Bags, Salsa Cycles, Surly Bikes, All-City, Velocity USA, El Duke Degreaser, Tallgrass Brewery and Chipotle.
Photos from the Dirty Apple can be found at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/thedirtyapple/