Originally Posted by GalacticGS
Looks like the course is going down the long rocky downhill between Hwy 3 and Laguna Salada that was used by the recent NORRA/CODE race. That is going to be extremely challenging for the bikes that will be running that section in the dark. It's very rocky, very tight, lots of turns with steep drop-offs, and its a long frickin' downhill stretch.
Could turn into a real bottleneck situation for the cars/trucks later...
If your talking about the Summit, going down the east side is the easy part, you would be surprised how fast the cars/trucks go down that. It's the going up the west side that can be hard for the slower classes. That could be a real pain for the bikes in the dark too, there are some BIG rocks on the steep climb.