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Old 09-07-08, 01:38 PM
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It's called the "smelling the barn" syndrome ... when you near the end of a ride, you become like the coyboy's horse when it nears the barn after a long cattle drive, and suddenly puts on a burst of speed.

The other thing is, simply resting (like you did on your long downhill), or eating, can re-energize you.
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