Tour of Sufferlandria 2014

ToS 2014 BIBFor as long as I can actually do them daily, I will put up a short post race report on all stages of the 2014 Tour of Sufferlandria.

Last modified: February 1, 2014 – my second Tour of Sufferlandria is done!

Stage 9

There is a reason I have avoided Violator and today confirmed I was right in doing so. Many people seem to like it, probably (mainly) because of the 64 recovery intervals. However, as I suspected, this doesn’t apply to me – maybe if I’m well rested I can do a better job of following the line, but not today.

I just kept on pushing during the 5 second intervals, because there simply is no way I can accelerate and slow down between 30+ and 60+ kph repeatedly during that time frame. The longer intervals were better, but suffice it to say I’m feeling violated…

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Tour of Sufferlandria 2013

ToS Leader JerseyWith today’s double “The Wretched” and “The Long Scream”, the 6th stage in the “Tour of Sufferlandria” is done and dusted. Just three more days of “IWBMATTKYT” and the whole tour is over…

I took the leader jersey right from stage 1 and it fits like a glove. Anyone planning to take it from me, would be wise to follow an accelerated probability course. To put it simple: a snowball’s chance to survive in hell, is infinitely greater…

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