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Pushed To The Brink: Dana Ernst’s Extraordinary Suffer-Fest Across Arizona

Dana Ernst's Ride Across Arizona FKT rig is a Binary titanium SSP mountain bike. The SSP is loaded with a bike rack and bikepacking frame bags leaning against a wooden fence.

The formidable Ride Across Arizona gravel route saw a new fastest known time (FKT) for the second time within two weeks. Binary Bicycles Ambassador, Dana Ernst, a 49-year-old mathematics professor at Northern Arizona University, surpassed Tour Divide veteran Daniel Connell’s prior record by an astonishing three-hour margin!