Masters Racing (All Disciplines) - MTB race report 8/28
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I started racing again after a 20 year hiatus. I got 3rd in Beginner 50+ last month and got 6th last Saturday--with a relocated, dislocated finger from practice two days before the event. It was pretty shocking after the crash to see my left pinky sideways :eek: Even more creepy to push it back into place. I thought I wasn't going to be able to race nor do my upcoming century but I was able to race by buddy taping it to the ring finger. The race had 1750 feet of climbing in 11 miles.
08-28-12, 07:40 PM
Nice job on your return to racing. 170 ft/mile is a lot of climbing. It would be a race that I avoided.
08-28-12, 08:18 PM
Welcome to the group, and congrat's.
Nice job on your return to racing. 170 ft/mile is a lot of climbing. It would be a race that I avoided. This so. cal. series has lots of vert, lol. I'd run the course a month ago but forgot how much there was in such a short lap. We had two laps, sport, expert and pros had three--ugh.
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