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Laundry Day

Right to left the jerseys are PBP 2011, Mille Cymru, Kraftwerk Tour de France, YACF, a cheapo from Lidl, Rabobank, CTC Devon Wednesday Night Pub Run

Audax

Stamp Collecting

Brevet cards are used in audax rides to prove proof of passage. At each control point you get a stamp on the card. In a sense it is what you get for doing the ride, a set of stamps. 117 more words

Road Cycling

Mille Cymru: with Paul and Toby

I did the latter half of the Saturday on the Mille Cymru with Toby and Paul
Toby and Paul always ride together and make a great team. 1,177 more words

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Mille Cymru: Letter to John Hughes

I’d been in a email conversation with John Hughes on tapering methods for long rides. I was also interested in his upcoming book “Going the Distance” 1,099 more words

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Mille Cymru done, I love Wales

I got back home after the Mille Cymru yesterday
It was an epic 1000km ride
The route was tough but the organisation of the event meant that essential sleeping and eating was easy to do… 91 more words

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Stressing over the Mille Cymru

It is now less than a month to go until the start of the Mille Cymru

When I first learnt about this 1000km ride around Wales my immediate childish response was “Wales! 351 more words

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Schedule Planners cause depression

When I do a long ride I do think about what sort of rate I will be riding at
I think about when I am likely to get to places… 282 more words

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