By Allison Satterwhite
Check-6 Manager of Mining and Latin American Operations, Vince "Bluto" Saporito and his wife Kathy recently participated in the 2012 Elephant Rock Ride in Castle Rock, Colorado on June 3rd. Kathy successfully completed the metric-century (62.5 miles) and Bluto completed his first 100 mile ride. It was Vince's personal best, averaging 17.2 mph over the 100-mile course and completing it in 5 hours and 44 minutes. More than 3500 riders participated in the 2012 Subaru Elephant Rock road course which has developed a reputation for being both scenic and challenging. The course has a total elevation gain of 5,944 feet and tops out at an elevation of 7582 feet. Congrats Bluto and Kathy!