Riding a Colombian salt mine

Riding a Colombian salt mine – the world’s first underground downhill track Rocks, minerals, stairs, ramps and wall rides paired with low oxygen, water leaks, minimum reaction times and a blinding darkness – that’s Ride Into The Earth, Colombian rider Marcelo Gutiérrez’ latest project. The mountain bike champion went down a salt mine trail at 70km/h, a 2000m track located in Zipaquirá near Bogotá, where Colombia’s first wonder, a Salt Cathedral located in an underground salt mine, can be found. It’s an unique tourist attraction that has received multiple awards…

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