X-Pyr 2016 – DAY 7 A Whirlwind Finish to an Amazing Race.

X-Pyr 2016 – DAY 7 A Whirlwind Finish to an Amazing Race.

As the last day of the X-Pyr dawned I was feeling good. I was on pace to make it to the Cadi mountains nice and early which I hoped would put me in prime position for flying. As the dawn light brightened into day, I cut across dewy farm fields and then through the town of Seu de Urgel in the middle of the valley. There were scattered clouds after the thunderstorms the night before and the sun shone through them beautifully as I climbed up through the gently sloping…