HT550 - 2017

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Re: HT550 - 2017

Postby htrider » Thu Jun 08, 2017 7:16 pm

ScotRoutes wrote:FYI, we had snow on the mountains last night and many areas have been flooded, with over a months worth of rain in the past 48 hours. Looks like the weather gods were with the HT550 riders again this year :lol:


As my pal said - this weeks weather would have made for a more interesting spectate. My reply was along the lines of 'stuff the spectators I was enjoying myself!'
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Re: HT550 - 2017

Postby GregMay » Tue Jun 13, 2017 12:24 pm

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Re: HT550 - 2017

Postby whitestone » Tue Jun 13, 2017 2:05 pm



Sounds like he didn't like the Postman's Path.

Interesting the near paranoia about either Chris or Phillip catching him, presumably lack of sleep induced/enhanced.
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Re: HT550 - 2017

Postby Richard G » Wed Jun 14, 2017 3:27 pm

Good read that. I'll never know what it's like to be at the sharp end, but I did feel a little of that on the final day of my Cambrian Trail ride.

Monsters, the lot of them.
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Re: HT550 - 2017

Postby htrider » Tue Jun 27, 2017 6:55 pm

Just seen this - its in Itallian but you'll get the gist!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzmDCUa3cKM&feature=youtu.be
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Re: HT550 - 2017

Postby ZeroDarkBivi » Tue Jun 27, 2017 6:57 pm

Did anybody see the Blackburn Rangers at this years event?
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Re: HT550 - 2017

Postby AlasdairMc » Tue Jun 27, 2017 7:52 pm

ZeroDarkBivi wrote:Did anybody see the Blackburn Rangers at this years event?


Nope. I think Blackburn were fine with people doing an ITT of the route instead?

I still think they should have called them Rovers and not Rangers...
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Re: HT550 - 2017

Postby ianfitz » Tue Jun 27, 2017 8:09 pm

ZeroDarkBivi wrote:Did anybody see the Blackburn Rangers at this years event?



Thete was one riding this year. But she's doing an extended (mulit-adventure) version of it later in the year for the ranger programme.
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