*** Update 1 ***
All riders have cleared Frystown. The last rider through, Eric K., arrived right at the buzzer:
*** Original Post ***
On day 1 of the EM1240, the riders crossed the Appalachian Trail atop Blue Mountain 3 times. To maintain even parity, the riders will of course cross the A.T. one more time, and that crossing is just before the controle at Frystown. As of 3:30 PM, there are 4 remaining riders that are looking to crest this climb.