Andrew Willis, shown here about 150 miles into the Race Across the West, had to get off the bike last night due to foot pain. Photo by Sam Frost


Andrew Willis is off his bicycle and ‚Äúre-evaluating‚ÄĚ whether or not he will continue his attempt to finish the Race Across the West.

Willis, president of Holland Racing and creator of The Driveway Race Series, started the 900-plus-mile race Tuesday in Oceanside, California. Last night, about 500 miles into the ride, he had to get off his bike because of foot pain.

At about 1:30 a.m. Texas time, his wife Holly Ammerman posted this:

“So, Andrew Willis had to take a break from the race