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Discussion: Metres

in: jonny crickmore; jonny crickmore > 2015-12-16

Dec 16, 2015 5:18 PM # 
Poo Boy:
Are these cheating-garmin ones or elevation correction ones?
Dec 16, 2015 5:21 PM # 
Poo Boy:
Ps solid first climb though
Dec 16, 2015 6:11 PM # 
jonny crickmore:
Mine are the elevation correction ones. So just upload directly to AP and it does the elevation changing thing.
Dec 16, 2015 6:16 PM # 
If you want to be anal about it Peter, and I know how much you love being anal, then you can get the o-map out and count the contours if you like
Dec 16, 2015 6:39 PM # 
Poo Boy:
Think I'll wait till Sunday when I'm officially unemployed to do that
Dec 16, 2015 6:52 PM # 
This is a great idea
Dec 17, 2015 1:18 PM # 
Got me thinking about a Dumyat Mile High Club :-)
Dec 17, 2015 1:29 PM # 

you've now got me thinking about Lose Hill/Win Hill/Heroes/Sandy Heys/Kinder Low etc. etc.
Dec 17, 2015 6:15 PM # 
Re. Dumyat Mile High Club - my record so far is 1050m ( although I did cheat and run the same climb 5 times. Will try this session sometime though - 1609m climbing is 4-5 climbs depending on where one starts. Definitely doable
Dec 18, 2015 11:19 AM # 
jonny crickmore:
Might wait a few (infinite) years before doing a solo Everest. Must be able to find a Kinder triple dozen. I was thinking of other hills for this and Win came to mind. Maybe I'll try and do one a year. Might have to pop over to Dumyat next year then.
Dec 18, 2015 1:57 PM # 
Might try it in Tentsmuir..
Dec 18, 2015 2:58 PM # 
The rules for cycling everesting say same climb only. It's effectively the bike version of a BG, lasting 15+h, but with plenty of recovery on the downs.

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