Serves me right for getting cocky and saying 500km in a week is
no big deal! I should have added the caveat 'as long as you stay
Alas the Scott family has not, and it started with my littlest
one throwing up and then passed to my wife. Now the average
middle-aged cyclist might be reasonably selfish at times, but even
I know my limits - riding for 3 hours in the rain whilst my
bed-ridden wife looks after three terrors will simply not fly.
So the end of week 2 (and start of week 3) was a non starter;
the end result being only 4 rides (3 on road and 1 gravel) and less
than 400km done.
A big Week 3 is needed!
However Week 2 was certainly not a write-off, and was mainly a
Pas Normal test-fest, and I got to spend some quality miles on some