Texas Canine Ambush   
 Ride Stats
Distance: 34.13 miles Altitude Gain: 1,459 ft Avg Speed: 16.07 mph
Route: Sullivinville Avg Grade: 0 % Max Grade: 0 %
Max HR: 147 bpm Avg HR: 113 bpm Terrain: Road: Hills
Bike: custom built Cipollini RB800 Road Club: Schuyler County Cycling Club
Weather Conditions: Light Rain\Sun\Clouds 66 F SW wind @ 12 mph
Navigate by: blog entry | ride entry | any entry
<< Prev Blog  Tuesday, May 28, 2024  Next Blog >>
 Head Winds
Had a new 11-30 cassette on the shelf so I was back in the hill climbing business for the week. Waited for the rain to stop but that cost me the lighter winds usually found in the earlier parts of the day. Legs still not feeling good yet but had a good climb up Old Odessa. Unfortunately climbed back into a light rain and had to deal with that and a headwind to the Junction. Had a nice steady climb up to Sullivinville and rose into the sunshine. Put some effort into the downgrade into Horseheads and thought I would be able to get the average up to seventeen without too much strain. Counted on getting a tailwind in the slot through Pine Valley but it turned out to be a headwind as the wind shifted. Did do a sprint into Millport but after that it was a slow coast home as the legs were empty. Last five miles was taxing but tried not to push the legs beyond their limit. I had headwinds for the entire course but turned out to be a nice ride once the sun came out.

0 member views | 131 total views          report problem |
 
 My Blog Calendar
<<<May 2024>>>
MTWTFSS
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    
 My Recent Blogs
7/13 - Tour de Perry
7/11 - 10 mile ITT Sixth Attempt
7/10 - Bad Legs
7/9 - Wayne's Ride
7/8 - Stiff Climb
 My Profile
  neonflux click to learn more about premier membership

click to enlarge
view my journal
Lifetime: 101,506 mi
Member No. 37801
Member since: Dec 2009
Home: Montour Falls, NY 
custom built Cipollini RB800
Road bike
Schuyler County Cycling Club

The views expressed here are those of this author only and do not necessarily represent the views of, and should not be attributed to, bikejournal.com's owners. All blogs must follow the terms set forth in the blog agreement. Report any problems to the web administrator.
Copyright 2001-2024 bikejournal.com  |  All rights reserved