Bad news in the tight knit world of ultra endurance racers. Slovenian ultra cyclist Jure Robic was riding his bike in Plavški Rovt near Jesenice, Slovenia when he was hit by a car and killed . Local authorities say they’re investigating the crash.
More at Ultra Rob. Jure Robic has won the Race Across American five times, a record in the men’s solo category. He’s featured in Stephen Aurbach’s movie “Bicycle Dreams,” which follows the 2008 RAAM.