"Just ran nearly 190km in 24hrs with Skins leg tights on. My legs feel great but the foot blisters awful. Lots of ultra runners wear compression stuff so it works for some. Others do not so the jury is out on this. I suspect that weekend riders would…"
"Canberra marathon in 7 weeks (my 98th), so after the Alpine Classic I really need to hits the roads. I would like to challenge Kensington with my new 11-32 cassette as I have not yet made it to the top."
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"Our 120km ride on Friday to Macclesfield was "warm" with 40C at NS on the way back. Only 22 days to the Alpine Classic, so Giulio and I are hitting the hills (over 5km climbing per week). See you in a few weeks for a ride."
"Not on a Saturday. Do you ride long during the week as two of us are doing about 5km of climbing and over 300km a week for the 200km Alpine Classic in 23 days time? Warm today, but apparently it was hot last year so good training was done."
"Two of us did 120km City to Macclesfield and back via Norton and Mt Lofty (to gate) the Stirling, Aldgate etc. It started at 27C, was 19C at Mylor on the way out and 35C on the way back. Hit 40C at Norton Hotel but cooled to 39C in Norwood at 11am.…"
"OK we are doing over 3km (peak 5km) climbing a week with at least one 130km ride. Doing Mt Lofty via Greenhill, NS or old freeway at least two of these three on one day and at least 1km climb per ride. Total per week with 3 or 4 rides is…"
"Using my Hero3 for the first time I saw a woman at Birdwood with one on here helmet. Asking why she said the handlebar mount broke. I thought strange as it seemed very secure.. Mine broke off the plastic in the next hour after 72km of riding…"