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Cycling training.

Friday, May 24, 2013

Back in January 1, I registered for the local MS Bike Tour. I have ridden it 6 times in the past, but missed last year because I was too busy dealing with my son's health.

I feel very behind on preparing for the tour as far as training is concerned. I don't know where the time has slipped away to. Late spring where I live, bad weather, busy life, and other excuses have kept me off the bike. Now there is only a couple of weeks left.

This evening was a howling wind, raining, and cold, but having signed up for SparkPeople I wanted to register a fitness activity for the day.

Thanks to this extra motivation, I pulled on my wool sweater, rain gear, and gloves, and hit the road for a 20km training ride.

Funny thing was, once I got out there pedaling, the weather just did not seem so rough, and the road felt good beneath the wheels.

Thanks SparkPeople for pushing me a little to get out there.
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    Thanks for your kind comments folks.
    1736 days ago
    My online pledge page link.
    1736 days ago
    Been there, done that...! There is potent magic that happens when we get on our bikes! Woo hoo to YOU! :-)

    A few years back I did the MS 175 in Cherry Hill, NJ...what a special ride that was! We did 100 miles the first day and 75 the second.

    1736 days ago
    Woo Hoo, we have our MS ride next weekend. Glad you are enjoying the ride. emoticon
    1736 days ago
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