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Fast 50, halted. | by Gino
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Fast 50, halted.

I tried the Fast 50 for the first time, and was blown out the back by mile seven. 23-25mph average speed is too fast for me! My top speed on dead flat ground was 28.5mph. I can't sustain that to save my life.

 

Once dropped, I slowed down to a more reasonable (and enjoyable) 17-18mph and enjoy the orchards and farms south of Chico.

 

Psst: it was secretly fun to show up with the grumpy racer boys wearing a t-shirt and khaki shorts. ;-)

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Taken on June 6, 2007