Monthly ArchiveMay 2008
Race Reports Doug Theis on 16 May 2008
Scott joined TRG during this year’s race. Here’s his report:
For team Lost In Transition the woes started before the race ever didâ€¦
The morning began innocently enough; up early to finish packing gear, load the vehicles, and depart early enough to drop the bikes at the bike drop and get back to the start/finish with enough time to settle in and make last minutes preparations before the start. At least that was the plan. While transiting to the bike drop, we managed to miss a turn and ended up touring the course. By the time we located the bike drop and made it back to the start/finish the rest of the field was lined up and the start gun was seconds from firing. We took it in stride and decided we would give the rest of the field a chance by giving them a 30-minute head start. Our team number was, after all, â€œ1â€.
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