The race was held today, because the medics and vets need to stay close enough to the huge spread of riders.
Richard Dunwoody could therefore find some time to send us a great photo, using his BGAN system from AST.
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This rectangle of pretty pixels was brought to you from the steppe using some top notch equipment, lent to us by the chaps at AST Systems.
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