Genetics have failed me
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Zorneding, Germany
Bikes: Norwid Aaland, Dahon mju, Pedalforce CX1, Trek Madone 5.9, Old MTB and lots of spare parts
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Sonofa*****.... 3 f'n crashes and 3 times I'm right behind them. The 2nd so close I could feel the body bounce against my rear wheel even so I dodged the wipe out.
3rd corner is a damn killer, all other turns are peachy. The 3rd corner is very tight, 3 guys next to each other can funnel through, maybe 4, so huge breaking by the pack in that corner.
I only raced for 20 min. after the third crash I just couldn't sprint back to the pack anymore and I had seen enough with the 3rd crash the dude surfing the pavement literally up side down on his helmet
so I called it a day and watched the finish sprint.
I pulled out with maybe about 30 left out of the 75 riders.
But I'll be back. Didn't get life insurance for nothing, ya know.
Stats for my short stint (I noticed after 2 or 3 laps that I forgot to turn my powertap on, d'oh)
Entire workout (264 watts):
Work: 213 kJ
TSS: 29.3 (intensity factor 1.144)
Norm Power: 280
Distance: 5.561 mi
Min Max Avg
Power: 0 878 264 watts
Cadence: 37 188 101 rpm
Speed: 15.3 29.5 24.8 mph
Last edited by Scummer; 06-17-09 at 09:37 PM.