Ned Overend, of Durango, Colorado, has left his fellow competitors behind, as he works his way upward, during The 39th Annual Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb, which was held on August 20st, 2011, in Gorham, New Hampshire. Cyclists raced up the grueling 7.6 mile Auto Road course, to the 6,288' summit of Mt. Washington, the highest peak in the Northeastern United States. Mr. Overend, celebrated his 56th birthday by going on to win the race, with a time of 55.03.