Monday, 9 May 2016
Itinerary 2016: the lead up to the World Championships
With just over 3 weeks before I fly out, this is my itinerary:
01/6 Paris then drive to UK
04/6 TT at Tour of Cambridgeshire
05/6 129km Granfondo ..same place not too much climbing but probably windy.
06/6 Wiltshire visiting rels then oop north to Cumbria and a boarding school reunion
13/6 2 days in Austria, then Italy
19/6 Sportful GranFondo..Feltre 122km/2,560m
20/6 Dolomiti. Altitude/mountain climbing training Pordoi circuit, Passo Rolle, Pellegrini, Fedaia
10/7 Bellagio to see the Madonna del Ghisello climb and museum
11/7 Trento and the Charly Gaul Granfondo. 57km/2000m
18/7 Treviso and flat land TT training
23/7 Feltre and more of the same + the Palio
09/8 Hartberg and 8 races
20/8 Sankt Johann
22/8 fly out hopefully fitter and leaner than when I flew in!
01/9 World TT
04/9 World GF
06/9 back home
at various times I am joined by my sister, my son and a friend and her partner. I have raced for so many years in Austria that the regulars, from USA, Russia, Germany, UK and Slovenia, are in essence family.