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The good news is that the clutch seems to be fit and well. The van is front-wheel drive and rather back heavy anyway so I think the combination of that and the madly steep hill meant that the tyres just couldn't get any grip. By the way, the storm wasn’t too bad and all the tents were intact the next morning. Now I know I promised no more art stuff and I’m sorry to go back on my word but I’ve just got to mention what has possibly been the highlight of ...
... it quite achievable. We then carried on, but having been told by the woman at our last hotel that restaurants etc would not be open on a Monday, we stopped at a grocery store at 1215, and ate our lunch in the parking lot. We had not gone more than 2 Kms after that when we found lots of places where we could have sat like civilized people. Our route then joined the day's route for the last 30-40kms. As ...
... to Toulouse. She will stay there tonight and tomorrow she will travel to Argeles-sur-Mer, where we will be in two days.
We picked up some drinks and snacks on the way back to the hotel to take the edge off before dinner at 8pm. We all ate at the hotel out on the patio. It wasn't the most memorable meal we've had but it was decent and showed up on the table quickly. Washed down with some good, inexpensive wine, it was plenty good ...
... according to the sign offered less than the 14% grade I was anticipating. In retrospect, I think the sign refers to the maximum grade over any kilometre, rather than maximum grade for any shorter distance, because for the first time I was going slow enough that flies became a problem, something I have heard others complain off but heretofore haven't experienced. The bottom of the ascent is ...
... wear a bandana under my helmet to try and keep the sweat out of my eyes. I also ended my long-term streak of riding over cols carrying the extra weight of a second water bottle, which up to this point had never been sipped from.
The day started off with an unfortunately light (e.g. no yogurt or fruits, and only slices of bread pre-topped with ham, salmon, and cheese rather than the ...