Valle de Tena
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... of the walk was the El Perdon Mountain Range Monument, a bronze pilgrim procession named 'Where the route of the wind crosses that of the stars'. It was mesmerizing. It was difficult to leave it. Especially since it was a hard slog up and endless hill to reach it. 3.30pm. We made it to our Hotel Jakue, 34948341017. A very nice large and clean hotel with excellent bathroom. Pity we walked 1.2 km past it before we realized!! The ...
... racing" up, the heat or the change in gradient, most found the going tough......our super woman of TT Loz.....rode like she has all week and blitzed the mountain......setting a cracking time off scratch....but to our Marty's credit......he held good form to take the event with the handicap win.
With a fantastic view from above we savour the moment with lunch, a cold beer, and ice ...
... go to man for tactics and looking like George Clooney.
Russian rider, Natalia came in with a sterling effort for third place – (Natalia is reportedly being offered a contract for the next race series with Team Sworks)
The WWAC (Woy Woy Anglers Club) did well today with Wendy Gobby ...
... and croissants....!
With our well worn path up the bike track we headed south, the day was clear and a hot day loomed, it was a lovely trundle up the shaded valley with TT Tony setting a very steady pace to Luz St. Sauveur some 18 kms from base camp, a quick pit stop and it was time to climb.....today's effort 18.6 km at around 7% gradient..... A big task to reach the top of The Grand Tourmalet, earlier TT Gaille had the ...
... first to let them have a false sense of security for the remaining stages.
Once lunch was consumed at the Aubisque the team head back to Argeles Gazost with a spectacular 30k decent.
Great day with a great group. Looking forward to the five course feed tonight and tour and the Col d' Toumalet tomorrow.
For the foodies - The Trout was divine!