QCOSTARICA – U.S. cyclist, Mark Lyons, who disappeared Thurdays during the first stage of the Ruta de los Conquistadores mountain bike race was found alive Friday.
According to reports, the Colorado man, had a degree of dehydradtion and hypothermia, but is in stable condition, being treated at the Orotina hospital, after rescued by the Cruz Roja (Red Cross).
Reports indicate that Lyons lost his way and fell behind the group he was travelling with.
Lyons, 53, had gone missing during his participation in the world-renowed bike race, his group reporting him missing Thursday after he failed to check in at the end of the first stage of the race.
Authorities mounted a search operation, led by the Cruz Roja, n the Carara National Park in Puntareans.