The advantage of being ranked 174 of 179 is that you're 6th man off in the individual time trial. Dan was able to get in early, get the job done and get back to the hotel for the all important rest he needs to get through the next 2 monster mountain stages.
Dan joked after the that gat it felt odd to be warming up on the roller s only to ensure he went fast enough to make the time cut, rather than to be competitive for the stage. In any case, his work is done for today and time now to prepare for tomorrow.
We are following the fortunes of young racing cyclist Evie Field, in her first season as a junior for JRC-Interflon Race Team. In this month's edition of her blog she takes time to look back on the season so far, as training racing and high school exams all collide at the same time...
We are following the fortunes of young cyclist Evie Field, in her first season racing as a junior for JRC-Interflon Race Team. In Part 1 Evie told us about the transition from club to national level racing. In Part 2 of her blog she gives us a peak inside the team training camp which took place in the cycling Mecca that is Girona.