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Old 10-07-12, 12:09 PM   #1
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Is a goal a good thing or a mad thing?

info@clubcinglesventoux.org

You know...

I went up to the top of this once as a teenager, but only from Sault, not the very bottom

So, 3 times - surely all it takes is a failure of imagination and a dogged daftness

Anyhow, I've booked next summer's break. Spouse, sadly, has declined the tandem
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Old 10-07-12, 12:18 PM   #2
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That link is not working for me...

Training for an epic event is a good goal, as long as the rest of your life holds together well.

My Goal;

[video=youtube;2dgHBlwkcbg]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2dgHBlwkcbg[/video]
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Old 10-07-12, 12:27 PM   #3
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Old 10-07-12, 01:48 PM   #4
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The link you refer to is probably climbing Ventoux up the 3 different routes in one day. Did the trip from Malaucen in one day and was my first ever Mountain climb. Went back a couple of years later and the intention was to do the 3 climbs but did the Malaucen to the summit- dropped down into Sault and thanks to the weather-Rain and wind- I stopped. Mountains are not the best place to be on with horizontal rain.

The other Town to start from is Bedoin and a link to Ventoux is

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mont_Ventoux

Scroll down to Road cyling and you can get an idea of what Wobbly is refering to.

And a link to one of our members climbing it is

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...-it-up-Ventoux!
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Old 10-08-12, 05:51 AM   #5
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Guess my goal (see sig) fits mad category. But I am having fun trying and if I do make it, I will have bragging rights for the rest of my life, and that's worth a lot.
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