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Travel Blogs from Sallent de Gallego - Formigal
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Provided the well drilled Swork team continues their well-disciplined game plan, one would think that the overall winner has already been decided on this Beast of a climb - the Col du Tormalet.
... for the great effort with a bung knee and all..... Our Captain Andrew with his consistent cadence put a last ditch effort to pip Marty in the final straight, both men finishing well. Keith "The man of steel".....has officially been given the dwarf name of "crampy" due to the fact that he cramped early on the ride, and anyone who rides cramping on a climb it is the worst thing to happen.....kudos to Keith and with the help of TT Tony ...
... cuisine, he seems right at home.
Snow White "Nat" arrived after the warm up ride just in time for a welcoming beverage and looks quite relaxed and ready to roll....if only she had her "skewers" for her wheels.....going to be tough climbing with no wheels.....thanks to TT....and a spare pair!
Shane loomed at the front of the pack in the warm up ride and his form looks ominus....he enjoyed the dinner but is no go on the cheese...he ...
... 8217;t mind stopping at the local cathedral. Shane (aka Graham) even picked up a small plastic baby Jesus souvenir.
Upon arrival at base camp, those that had bikes, unpacked them and got them ready for the first ride of the tour.
About, 1130, we got the news that the big baggage handler in the sky had located the lost bags…and they ...
... Finished off with a coffee with brandy in it and I was a very happy if weary chap. After a few nights I decided it was time to move on. Luckily Torla had a few outdoors shops in it so I invested in a proper pair of hiking boots and some good socks. The guide had also recommended the Canyon D’Anisclo, not too far away, so I drove to the car park and decided to give my new kit a gentle break-in. Anisclo is different again, it’s a narrow deep winding canyon going right ...