"Our preparation story is similar to the stories of other competitors. We worked hard to build relationships with sponsors, we modified and repaired the Jeep, we purchased recovery gear, camping gear and emergency supplies. We had a giant checklist, had decals to make and buy, and of course, we had to practice and improve our skills as navigators and drivers . . . The entry fee to this event is not cheap! This is where our preparation story might be a little different than most." Click here to read the full article.