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Discussion: Its only the fortunate that don't fall apart

in: blairtrewin; blairtrewin > 2017-01-15

Jan 15, 2017 11:06 AM # 
TheInvisibleLog:
with age. The participation rates in older age groups tell you that.
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Jan 21, 2017 10:53 AM # 
Oxoman:
Yeah, but the fossils who do hang in are frustratingly good.
Jan 22, 2017 1:12 AM # 
Louise:
They were frustratingly good in their 30s too. The pecking order doesn't change much.
Jan 22, 2017 2:21 PM # 
tRicky:
So I have nothing to look forward to then. Either I'll fall apart or else I'll get smashed by fossils.
Jan 23, 2017 2:25 AM # 
jennycas:
I reckon we've all been TVGed at some point in time...Ricky that's something you can look forward to :)
Jan 23, 2017 9:08 AM # 
tRicky:
Actually being Fergused on the long course is when I think I need to call it a day, at least from the elite class.
Jan 23, 2017 11:08 AM # 
blairtrewin:
At the other end of the scale, there was being left in Sophie Arthur's dust (metaphorically speaking) in the finish chute at Sprint Melbourne last year.
Jan 24, 2017 6:21 AM # 
tRicky:
Finish sprint doesn't count though. The youngsters and those less technically competent always put in a last ditch effort. From my perspective, I run a consistent pace throughout the whole course!

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