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  1. This year will be very different. Usually aiming for a 14-16 hour finish - we had some personal nutrition and a spare bomb or two in all 3 boxes, lights in the CP3 box and warm clothes in CP4 box. 05.00 start time will have you start with lights and warm clothes so will hardly have a need for boxes except for personal nutrition etc.
  2. Apologies - very off topic, but my brain read the title as "Need help lost pub brawl". Must be the fatigue🙃
  3. Thanks Vettes, it was a hard ride. The wind assisted in some sections and we battled against it on others. Temps wise it was actually pleasant and did not get too hot or cold. Knees started to take serious strain from about 220km in and last 10km was torture - struggled to just turn the peddles. Huge respect to the riders who got caught in the rain the last couple of hours - must have been really miserable.
  4. Will most likely change a couple of times before the weekend... Would prefer not to get wet but that wind should assist us going back as Dogs said. Aiming for a 24 hour finish but could easily end up on 26+ with the lack of training the last month.
  5. Thank you very much. I can't recall seeing it here - might also be before 'the crash' so might be gone. Would be interesting to know - will see what I can find on the internet. Those little logo's are quite cool.
  6. Do any of you guys know the story regarding the naming of the bikes using the same letters? Madone Emonda Domane
  7. Will do thanks. Monitoring HR constantly and doc also insisted I come in for lung capacity test etc before I started again which was all good. My interval sessions are taking a back seat to work at the moment but will get to it. Another 4 hour planned for this weekend and will also probably ramp up from next week....slowly. Lekker oefen!
  8. Not good. Got COVID at the end of December and although a-symptomatic took time off from any exercise for two weeks and very slow for the two weeks after that. Only started with 4 hour rides last weekend and will build going forward. Must say that the motivation is lacking a bit... En jy Fanie?
  9. Thank you very much. We were originally entered for the Repeat and have not really paid attention to the process and still a bit undecided what we want to do...
  10. Do you know whether it is possible to transfer to a different event than what you were originally entered for?
  11. I wonder why Ecobound could not obtain the permits that were used by 36One and Munga where the riders were able to ride through the night as well as the supporters. Numbers? Geography? Probably no use in me wondering...
  12. I will be there for number 4. Have not been able to crack the 24 hours as yet(which will be like my gold medal). Yes, this year was tough. The first 6 hours of heat and wind almost broke me. Never really recovered from that and took all of 27 hours to get over the line.
  13. hboli4

    The Munga 2020

    I think it goes 'dof' after not updating for a certain time - he is as yet not under the 'Scratched' list. Might be resting indoors or something? Kieping for a couple of hours and then go long again.
  14. hboli4

    The Munga 2020

    Ai looks like Dirt Rider has stopped riding.
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