Yesterday was the inter-club 10; featuring the massed armies of Dursley RC, Gloucester CCC, Severn RC and Bristol South CC. It’s an annual event on the U7B where riders achieve points, counting backwards, for the team competition. i rode out and back, making it a 50 mile ride with a 10 mile TT sandwiched in the middle – hopefully good training for the upcoming Hardriders event.
the course was as difficult as usual, and i went off to hard, so spent a long time trying to get back within the right sort of parameters. i think i gave up in the end and just hammered it as hard as i could. ended up with 4th place – which is great – and a new PB of 22.28. with this in mind i’ve entered a 10 on the U47, because i hear tell of it being a fast course – a long 21 is tantalisingly near….