Some excellent climbing was being showcased tonight.  Great to see how much everyone has improved since the beginning of the season!

 

 

The wind out of the northeast made the ride out a little harder, but most of Brimley was sheltered. (Whew! The climb is hard enough without adding a headwind!)  Great for the post-Meadowcliffe return ride and sprint, however! 

 

Thought I might take the hill climb dash up Meadowcliffe this week, but Jason managed to pass me right at the end.  Just to rub salt in the wound, Jason also passed me halfway between Danforth and Birchmount to take the final sprint as well.  Cudos to Steve J. for having the legs to grab Jason's wheel, and leave me sucking wind.

 

Thanks everyone - see you next week!

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Comment by Jeff N on August 26, 2011 at 11:11am

Amazing and weird, the first two times up the hill the legs felt like they were filled with lead.  Third time up was a a little better, 4th time about halfway up the legs seamed way lighter and I rode up with my fastest climb of the evening!  As always, it was good to come out for hills, and good to be finished.

 

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