Wow, that was a sweatfest! Tough night with the weather conditions, but lots of people out - guess there was some pre-Beer Night calorie burning going on!
Kept it a bit short this week - some other event was going on this week on Thursday eveing... Thanks to Jodie F. for suggesting a loop ride on the way back so we could get in a double sprint!
The sprint was looking good, but I'm not sure we had a clear sprint winner this week.…Continue
Added by Peter Sutton on June 29, 2012 at 12:00am — No Comments
This morning Jim Weir and I lined up for the M3 start of the Kitchener-Waterloo Classic road race as the BCC standard bearers. (A number of other BCC members are racing, but not under our club colours - boo, hiss). I was even rocking our brand new kit!
The KW Classic has been part of the O-Cup road series for 25 years, and features a fast, semi-closed loop that is a shade under 5 km. The finish is preceded by a…Continue
This week's hills included Beechwood Drive (shorter than Brimley, but surprisingly steep for short sections) and Pottery Road. Our alternate route really didn`t allow for sprints - the closest we came was when I charged up the Rosedale Valley Road hill in the big ring (a fairly moderate grade) and dared someone to pass me. (No one did, but that was probably more because of traffic than the pace. Oh well...)
A brief shower prompted me to cut the…Continue