Above average: Etape du Tour 2014 & 2013 (top 30 female), 11hr Ironman (Vichy 2015), GB Age Group Triathlete (numerous appearances)...
Not much scares me. My biggest "fear" is probably ending up with those unsightly cyclist tan lines (I have been known to cycle in a boob tube. Yes that did happen.)
Reason For Doing This:
There have been too many times already in my life where I desperately wished I could smash cancer in the face. I am excited to to be part of a (two-wheeled) movement that is working to help other people get the second chance that cancer does not always allow us to enjoy. And I do love a challenge....
Le Cure Highlight:
Every time I saw our amazing support team (especially if it meant it was lunch time or I could top up my Haribo supplies).
Dancing in the pedals for the duration of Alpe d’Huez…. needless to say I have adapted my gear ratios for this year, my quads are already thanking me.
Talking. Not only does it make the time fly by (for me at least, debatable for my ride companions) but it keeps you nicely in the aerobic zone which means the nasty lactic acid is kept at bay and the legs are ever so slightly less achy the following day(s)…
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