A successful day all around.
David and Juliane remain in the "C" starting block. MOB and I crept
up from 189 to 187 place.
The Arlsberg was nicer than I remembered and the Beilerhohe was
spectacular (photos to come once fully back online), though hot on the
I made it up with just a quick stop at Jerome and Rickard Lindqvist's
secret cooling site — ice cold water from a stream, and another quick
stop to snap a photo and ingest an energy bar. Unlike 2009, I am
actually passing people on the climbs … and like 2009, I am still
passing others on the descents . (We hit 70-75kph on both descents.)
I felt good all day. Can't wait for tomorrow and then, on Wednesday,