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The Hardest Bike Race in Kansas

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In the town of Emporia, Kansas, 1,000 cyclists from across the country compete in the 200-mile gravel bike race known as the Dirty Kanza. Grit, from director Isaiah Jay, follows four athletes in the 2018 race.