The best season is yet to come! Watch out everyone, we have strength skills, ability, and personalities to attack anything and everything this year!
At the start of camp, we immediately started to hash out our team races for 2017. Following our race schedule, we jumped on the Computrainers and did some serious time trialing efforts. After watching everyone complete a 3 minute TT, a 5 miles two-person team race, and a 10 mile team time trial we realized we had some serious talent on the team.
Following an exhausting 3 hours altogether on the trainers, we headed up for food and beverages (for me that was a beer for replenishment). After showers, sandwiches, wings, and cake pops we all ended up in the family room watching the last 24km of Milan-San Remo, a race where Peter Sagan lost by just inches to Kwiatkowski from Team Sky!
Pizza, salad, and rice balls for dinner (we had to introduce half the team to rice balls). YUM! We ended the night with a few beers and lots of laughter!!
Sunday morning and the vote was in. We're riding outside! Warm in the sun we began our 40 mile journey around the Upper Freehold, NJ. The pace was strong and steady thanks to powerhouses like Cheryl, Alexa and Shaina. We accomplished the following:
~Told in the eyes of Emily Underwood