First 100 km ride.

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Re: First 100 km ride.

Postby macca33 » Fri Jan 10, 2014 12:07 pm

Well done Bill!

I'm at 152km max at present and to be honest, it wasn't as hard as the 130Km'er I did last week for the Strava Gran Fondo challenge - the wind (blardy swirling/gusting headwind) and, to a lesser extent, rain, played a BIG part in the shorter ride being quite tiresome...lol.

Keep it up mate.

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Re: First 100 km ride.

Postby BillR » Thu Jan 23, 2014 4:50 pm

I'm much more aware about taking one good break now that I am able to travel further.
Seems somewhere between the 50 and 60 km I ride into a barrier.
After a stop, food and a stretch, I get a second wind.

Funny how a shorter ride can be more difficult than a longer one Macca and those into the wind sections are character building!!

I did it on the flat admittedly, for what it's worth, I clocked up my first double ton on Tuesday: http://www.strava.com/activities/107905312

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Re: First 100 km ride.

Postby BillR » Sun Feb 09, 2014 8:08 pm

And here's the 250 km milestone!

http://www.strava.com/activities/112085945

Night night.

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Re: First 100 km ride.

Postby you cannot be sirrus » Fri Feb 14, 2014 7:12 am

Well done Bill. 300 next?
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