Idiotarod Racers, Manhattan Bridge
Welcome to the Idiotarod, where sabotage is encouraged, elaborate costumes are required, and physical stamina is an afterthought. This five-mile (eight-kilometer) race through New York City in winter is only for the (fool)hardiest. The American Festivals Project captured the madness in 2009.
Here, a competitor from Team Scuba takes a breather and obstructs racers on the Manhattan Bridge.
Read more about the Idiotarod on the American Festivals Project blog.