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... 8221; lasted approximately 90 minutes before it was time to board the cog rail train to Mer du Glace. We were able to the abrasive effects of a former glacier on the geography of the mountain. It looked almost like a quarry.
After our two Alpine excursions, a nice meal, and a brief walk through the town, Attilio whisked us back to the heat and humidity of Geneva, where we promptly crashed and burned to regain our ...
... 8000001907349px; line-height: normal;">Our car transer to Zermatt arrived on time, 1600metres high in the Swiss alps overlooked by the Matterhorn, the highest mountain in Europe. Such a majestic creature. We had heard that it was sometimes unlucky to see, because of cloud cover, but the gods were smiling and even though we had a little rain on arrival, it cleared and the next 2 days were magic. It is a typical ski village, cable cars, funiculars, train up ...
... around town and went to the Saturday market. I also met Bruno, who runs my league for Ice Hockey. I have 3 trainings per week and 22 games in the season all around the region. There are two teams in my age group and NOW 3 goalies. We thought there was only one and I was going to be the second goalie. You can speak English in the changing room and also while you are in the car with a french speaking person.
... historic town called Yvoire, located on Lac Léman. The heart of this little village was built in the middle ages and is absolutely gorgeous. Across the lake you can see Lausanne and Geneva in Switzerland. He took us to a beautiful restaurant on the lake where we had the local specialty, filet de perche (filets of a kind of fish). This was absolutely delicious, as is everything here lol.
Speaking of food, I'm getting back on track with my paleo ...
... but by now that felt flat and my speed picked up. It didn’t last long. The last 7km ended up being between 7 and 11%, with all of the last 3km being 10%. It was absolutely grueling in the 28 degree heat.
By the time I reached the summit it was noon and Connie had not passed me yet. I sent her a text to let her know I was there already, which was a surprise to her. She had stopped in town to pick up some water and fruit for me and was ...
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