Assault on Mount Mitchell – Links

Official Sites
The Assaults – Official site for the Assaults on Mitchell and Marion
Assaults Facebook page – Official Facebook page for the Assaults on Mitchell and Marion
Spartanburg Freewheelers – Official site for the cycling club that runs the Assaults
Assaults Twitter – The official Twitter account for the Assaults.

Ride Reports & Coverage
Months of Training Pay Off for Mount Mitchell Cyclists – Spartanburg newspaper account of 2012 Assault
Random Ramblings – Ride report from 2012
Sixteen-time Rider – tells what keeps him coming back to Mount Mitchell (Paul Thomas).

Training Blog
Paths to the Top – Blog for the 2011 Assaults. It was only used that one year, but has a lot of useful information.

Video Highlights
Spartanburg to Marion
Marion to Mitchell

Guides
What to Expect, part one, two, three – Peter Kay’s comprehensive guide on what to expect for the 2011 Assaults. While this may become outdated eventually, much of the information will remain the same and is useful.
The Assaults Routes, part one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight – Paul Thomas walks the reader through a section-by-section breakdown of the entire Assaults route. This is probably the most valuable guide I’ve found on the internet.


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