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Old 06-18-05, 12:19 AM
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Originally Posted by Rogerinchrist
After talking with his team last year I learned that Dave was the only solo rider without a MD on his crew. I guess the only way to fight the dehydration is with interveinus fluids, hence the need for a Dr.
Interesting. So is an IV really required, or can you do it just by drinking exactly enough? I hear Robic had a ridiculously low number of hours off-bike. Too few for an IV, I'd think. I suppose you could be on an IV while sleeping. Does Dave have an MD this year?

Originally Posted by Rogerinchrist
And what about Rob Kish, 20 RAAMs! No offence to those that cherish Mr. Armstrong, but Mr. Kish is a real cycling hero!
Gotta agree with that. I find Kish less exciting though, mostly because he's already done so many.

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