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The challenge

Everything has gone great and both myself and my friend Paul successfully completed the challenge! It was a very tough day of riding, at a fast pace given the distance, but definitely worth it! A massive well done to all the other finishers! I … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 40

Last ride before the challenge today and I did again the same 17 mile route as in the last two rides but at a slightly faster pace. I made a couple of harder efforts hence the couple of personal bests.  http://www.strava.com/activities/189930023

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RM2LC training ride 39

An easy ride today, on the same 17 mile route as Sunday’s recovery ride. My legs felt a lot fresher than Sunday, so I did a couple of short harder efforts. Only four days to go and then the big … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 37

Last century today before the big ride, and we headed towards Malvern. The profile of the route was flattish with a big bump in the middle, however the way out was quite tough due to the wind blowing from the west. For … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 36

Today’s ride was 60 miles with the first part quite hilly and the second part flat. For the first 20 miles of the ride it was raining, which gave me the opportunity to test my new rain jacket. The jacket … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 33

After the gear problems I encountered last Thursday, I was very fortunate to even ride today. A huge thanks to the guys at theBikeYard who sorted my bike out quickly, and I was able to be on the road by 10 … Continue reading

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M2L training ride 32

Today’s route was a flat 32 miler, at a brisk pace. After heavyish rain in most of the afternoon I was not sure whether to go for it, but thankfully I was lucky to have mostly dry weather. Legs felt … Continue reading

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