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by garydavies44
Sun Mar 29, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Battling the evil turbo
Replies: 11
Views: 846

Re: Battling the evil turbo

I’ve been turbo training during the winter months for a few years now and found the following to work: 1. Cooling - get a big fan aimed at your face and chest. I sometimes add one to the side too if really hot. 2. Entertainment - watch something that you enjoy on TV or online. For example I watched ...
by garydavies44
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: Trans Cambrian Way?
Replies: 50
Views: 7128

Re: Trans Cambrian Way?

I did this on Saturday 14 March: https://www.strava.com/activities/3186204099 . Started at 0630 from Knighton and arrived in Dovey Junction Station at ~2200. I had intended to bivvy at/near the station but Network Rail were about to do some maintenance work overnight so I decided to head to Machynll...
by garydavies44
Mon Jan 13, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Dam Busters ride reports
Replies: 9
Views: 956

Re: Dam Busters ride reports

A great weekend! Strava link: https://www.strava.com/activities/3006053869 After my first bikepacking trip in October (BB200) I had planned a route which would collect all the CPs that Stu had provided. I started at ~0930 on Saturday and got back to the finish at ~1230 on Sunday. The winds were very...
by garydavies44
Sat Nov 23, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Highland Trail 550 - 2020
Replies: 125
Views: 7503

Re: Highland Trail 550 - 2020

Hi all. I did the BB200 this year and loved it. Now want to give HT550 a crack in 2020.

How do I go about entering it? No guidance is provided on the website.

Thanks
Gary