Photos: 2017 Kona Bike Check-In

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Leanda Cave the day before the race. Photo: Corey Hollister

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Susanne Harz, 45, DEU

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Michael Breyer, 44, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

David Purnell, 51, GBR

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Michael Collins, 45, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Jeffrey Lancaster, 55, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Jeppe Juhl, 45, DNK

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Raul Luzardo, 42, VEN

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Elen Caetano De Lima, 37, BRA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

David McHale, 57, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Rachel Joyce, Pro, GBR

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Athletes wait in line to check in their bikes on the Friday before race day

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Andy Potts, Pro, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Ivan Raña, Pro, ESP

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Peter Uhl, 55, DEU

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Kelly Monahan, 61, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Athletes line up in the Kona heat to check in their bikes

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Heather Jackson, Pro, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Joe Gambles, Pro, AUS

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Tyler Butterfield, Pro, BMU

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Mathew Jennings, 47, AUS

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Kris Milobar, 52, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Dr. Tim Deer’s Ventum is custom painted with a picture of the spinal cord stimulator he implants in patients to relieve pain. The 53-year-old is repping West Virginia with the WV.

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Stephane Reyes, 47, FRA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Sandra Reid, 61, AUS

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Jose Postigo, 46, MEX

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Athletes wait in line at the Kona bike check in. Photo: Corey Hollister

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Jim Price, 70, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Etienne Barbet, 45, FRA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Mary Guertin, 51, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Steve Pulver, 63, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Jose Flores, 49, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Michael Taylor, 45, AUS

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Peter Schulteis, 52, DEU

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Julia Daggett, 59, USA

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Olivier Cardoen, 42, BEL

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Darrell Stott, 48, GBR

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Jaroslaw Grzelec, 56, POL

2017 Kona Bike Check-In

Kate Stebbings, 53, CAN

Bike check-in served as the final task before athletes headed home and got one more nervous night of sleep before race morning.

Photos: Corey Hollister

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