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Re: finally did it and iot was worse than expected

Postby scotto » Thu Mar 21, 2013 8:22 pm

Cheers Dave. We'll plod along at dunc gray, and take it slowly. Peter Harvey seems to know how to get the juniors working. Timothy's in no rush to race track - he's just havin a good time !
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Re: finally did it and iot was worse than expected

Postby bigfriendlyvegan » Thu Mar 21, 2013 8:47 pm

scotto wrote:Cheers Dave. We'll plod along at dunc gray, and take it slowly. Peter Harvey seems to know how to get the juniors working. Timothy's in no rush to race track - he's just havin a good time !


But if you don't push him really hard, you'll never turn into an annoying sports parent. Living vicariously through your kids is where it's at.
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Re: finally did it and iot was worse than expected

Postby find_bruce » Thu Mar 21, 2013 8:53 pm

Broke up laughing & had to explain to SWMBO who also laughed. Thanks Dave :D
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Re: finally did it and iot was worse than expected

Postby high_tea » Sat Apr 06, 2013 8:16 pm

Well, I gave it a go today. Riding the other way round a velodrome, I mean. It was, um, interesting. Things just felt slightly wrong. I reckon doing a flying 200 or something would be even more interesting.
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Re: finally did it and iot was worse than expected

Postby kb » Sat Apr 06, 2013 10:51 pm

bigfriendlyvegan wrote:I have always wondered why we all race anti-clockwise, but haven't found or thought out a good answer yet.


I found this interesting though it's not quite an answer

http://www.cyclingtips.com.au/2012/08/t ... nant-left/
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Re: finally did it and iot was worse than expected

Postby alex » Sat Jun 08, 2013 2:52 pm

i went backwards after training one night

didnt get above the blue line... worse than the first time riding the track
if i get killed while out on my bike i dont want a 'memorial ride' by random punters i have never met.
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Re: finally did it and iot was worse than expected

Postby trailgumby » Sat Jun 08, 2013 5:27 pm

kb wrote:
bigfriendlyvegan wrote:I have always wondered why we all race anti-clockwise, but haven't found or thought out a good answer yet.


I found this interesting though it's not quite an answer

http://www.cyclingtips.com.au/2012/08/t ... nant-left/

Hmm... so it's because my amino acids have a left spin .... hmmmkay :lol:
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Re: finally did it and iot was worse than expected

Postby RonK » Sun Jun 09, 2013 7:27 am

bigfriendlyvegan wrote:I have always wondered why we all race anti-clockwise, but haven't found or thought out a good answer yet.

Well, think of the likely carnage if some of the racers were going the other way. :)
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