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Old 03-29-08, 07:12 AM   #1
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demoralizing

so last night I am doing 4 minute vo2max intervals and as I am out there giving it my all a guy from another team casually passes me at what couldnt be more than tempo pace
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Old 03-29-08, 07:39 AM   #2
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He was on a recovery ride

You need a positive spin on everything to stay in a winning mood: He was peeking early and will be worthless by this Summer.
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He was probably going pretty hard if you were. When I pass racers I will sometimes sit up and start breathing through my nose if they're looking tired
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Dont take it too hard. Remember, there is always gonna be someone better than you. No matter how good you are.

If it'll make you feel better, I got passed by 2 tri guys on Gateway loop a couple nights ago.
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Old 03-29-08, 08:25 AM   #6
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to make it worse the guy came up next to me and tried to talk to me all easy like. Mean while I am over here just trying to breath!
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He was probably messing with you.
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That was me on an easy Z1/Z2 ride. Sorry, didn't mean to offend. See you at Walkersville!






































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it WAS one of you team mates actually, b
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it WAS one of you team mates actually, b
Lol, that's awesome. I think I have some ideas as to who it might have been. Did you notice the bike?
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no but he did have a tattoo on his calf
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i think i know who that is, too.

note: kukusz and I are on the same team
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i know

shortly after passing me he met up with another team mate
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no but he did have a tattoo on his calf
ROFL that is Ryan. Lol, do you look like Grizzly Adams and have a Powertap? I rolled past you and turned around to catch him on the trail, near the porta-potties.

Yeah, he was messing with you, we enjoyed that. Lol. But he is strong.
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Don't feel bad. If it's who I'm thinking of, he's definitely one of the strongest CatV's i've ever encountered. 330w FTP or soemthing like that.
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^^ yep, that's who I figured.
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Ncvc?
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Evolution.

edit: ^^^ what he said
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Ahh. My bad.
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yep thats me

i was all nervous about having to pass him in the middle of the interval in the first place because i didnt want to have anyone think I was trying to race.
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yep thats me.
Passed you going the opposite direction on the trail last night, waved. You looked like you were about to pass out, so I think you missed it.
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I knew I saw somebody from evo again last night but I thought it was the same guy as last time. I definitely didnt notice a wave thats for sure. I might have just been coming down from my sprint test if I missed that.
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