Hello blog lovers.
I'm a tad late with my blog, by about 3 days, but who's counting, right? I had an unexpected free Wednesday afternoon spare, so instead of getting the vacuum out I got my bike out instead! I gotta try hard to bring up my fitness on my bike!
The laps around Blackbrook Lane is what I did. The weather was just perfect! Sunny, not to cold and the streets were dry! Even the traffic seemed a lot less that afternoon! I felt pretty good too, maybe, just maybe it would be the day for a PB of Blackbrook Lane.
I wasn't going to look at my Garmin at all, not until I was on the way back home, for one thing, I really didn't want to feel disappointed if I was slower! That was the plan I had as I headed towards the first of the loops. Determined I kept a steady pace going up to the round about along the top and then tried to beat the lights, I didn't do it! So then next time then!
I tried hard to pedal faster on the down hill section, but it is difficult to keep up speed with all the mini round abouts. The second of the loops I thought I had it, I was pedalling hard, and it 'felt' faster, but the geeky stats will show if that was the case! I got to the top of the road, turned left and tried to beat the lights! Again, I failed! What is it with these bloomin lights, they catch me all the time! Two more times to try and beat the lights!
The last two laps I still didn't beat the lights! Oh well, I had hoped that the down hill sections would be able to push me closer to the PB that I am after. I was feeling quite achy on my legs, I wondered if that was a case of working real hard. I rode through the park and down the road to my house, I stopped my Garmin and.........1:00;04! Darn it! Still not beat it! Must try harder,
So geeky stats for you.
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