Old 06-19-05, 06:05 PM
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Originally Posted by skinnyone
He lost almost 10-20 sec in the last km.. I think he was just bushed... That was one amazing solo ride from a pack of 5. I thought he would get caught on the downhill.. For the speed freaks, I heard 85-90KM tossed around regularly..
You know, your theory is probably the most accurate. The guy was just totally spent, and at that point it was probably even difficult to hold form. I know that before I got my dedicated TT bike, I time trialed my road bike sans aero bars. Sometimes, I would be so spent, I couldn't even stay in the drops anymore, and would revert to the hoods all the while trying to tuck as aero as possible.
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