Lets go Racing

Weekend Update February 17th

Relaxing after Climbing The Cut
Relaxing after Climbing The Cut

With my racing form not exactly there yet I decided to forego the challenge of the opening race of 2013 in Monastrevin. Two brave TCTC souls headed for the Ned Flanagan Memorial 70k event which proved to be a fast opener. With a strong wind making conditions tough the race was fast from the gun. Collie and Mick hung in well but a crash about 5km from the finish ended the day. Collie hit the tarmac in the crash but luckily the Colnago survived along with its rider. Mick had to take to the grass cyclo cross style to avoid the carnage. The field was very large with over 230 riders signing on with the typical nervousness evident for an early season race. Hopefully the fields will settle down a little when I dust off the numbers for this weekend. Well done lads. Continue reading Lets go Racing