The Rickshaw Run is an ode to the dazzling, sense-debilitating, weird and wonderful subcontinent that is India. An ode to chaos, and to all things unpredictable. A long and choppy ode, scribbled with a shit pen on a thin napkin chewed by a cow on the side of a bad road. An ode nevertheless.
This Monday, 86 teams launched from the extraordinary Jawahar Niwas Palace in Jaisalmer. The music was loud, the pimps were impressive, and the teams had no idea what they're letting themselves into. Exactly how we like it.
Here's some of the best we've seen from the teams so far.
We saw breakdowns too. Mechanical as well as physiological...
The teams are posting live on the Adventurists tracking map. Click here to follow the action.