ah ... no races to drive to, no hotels to check out of ... just me and the women fighting off the cats as they jump and tumble through the summer sunlight bouncing off trees and careening through windows.
and they asked me why i wasn't racing this weekend ...
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Time to catch up a bit, do the dishes, relax and absorb.
and a bit of typing on the compooter, of course.
June 23 - Communiqué "Summary of Mankato Road Race"
(local girls gone wild)
hoodlums. and we won't mention Dr. Brooke and Cour10ney getting dinged fitty bucks each for littering.
Lisa Hunt, ValueAct Capital Cycling Team manager is fined $70.00 for failure to respect instructions by the commissaries 4H14(a) Passing the Comm 2 Car without permission.
Linda Jackson, Team TIBCO is fined $100.00 for rude behavior towards the race volunteers. 4H15(a)
OF COURSE, the UCI officials make no mention of the Columbian and Navigators team cars drilling it off-road around COM1 before permission and the countless amounts of drafting, blah, blah, blah.
$50 for woman dropping a gel wrapper.
acquiescent nod from the stripes for men's team cars who endanger life and limb for nothing.
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well, hopefully we'll be able to get out and do some sort of training today.
more likely, i'll be shuttling back and forth from the kitchen to the laptop checking if Hooptie has any updates on the final brute of a stage at NVGP. I so wish i was there to watch that one.