Cairngorm Classic 2011

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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby Carol » Mon May 09, 2011 9:29 pm

Cant decide whether to enter this or do the Fitnut 50 :?:
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby isobel smith » Mon May 09, 2011 10:11 pm

Fitnut 50 Carol. It's nearer home
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby John Hunter » Tue May 10, 2011 6:51 am

Ill prob just do the 50, not enough miles in the legs for a 100
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby Adam Robson » Tue May 10, 2011 6:29 pm

You would manage the 100 john, easily!!
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby John Hunter » Tue May 10, 2011 7:48 pm

I need convincing...
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby Colin A » Tue May 10, 2011 9:46 pm

You would look like a pussy if you only did the 50. :lol: Convinced? ;)
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby Andy D » Tue May 10, 2011 10:50 pm

Why go all the way up there to ride just 50 miles?

Do the ton, a century ride is better in anyone's book regardless of the location - 50 miles is just a wee potter for a few hours.
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby John Hunter » Wed May 11, 2011 5:13 am

Ill have to eat most of the cakes then, longest ride this year is 55 miles.... and I wont get chance to do more, just a few more 3 hrs trips
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby roadie » Thu May 12, 2011 12:02 pm

John Hunter wrote:Ill have to eat most of the cakes then, longest ride this year is 55 miles.... and I wont get chance to do more, just a few more 3 hrs trips



when I got talked into riding the 12 the longest ride that year had been 73 miles!!!!!!!! Go for it :)
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Re: Cairngorm Classic 2011

Postby John Hunter » Mon May 30, 2011 11:59 am

my cake pacing strategy will be as follows:

distance remaining / 10 = no of cakes allowable per stop
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