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Discussion: Legs

in: tRicky; tRicky > 2018-08-07

Aug 8, 2018 3:44 AM # 
simmo:
Maybe it's time to bring out the Jensie.

Seriously though, you've been complaining about them almost the whole trip - something wrong perhaps? Q factor/bike fit? Or just old age?
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Aug 8, 2018 5:57 AM # 
tRicky:
I wasn't the only one. Joel had sore legs after yesterday. It's a WOC - there's a natural tendency to go a lot harder and it was particularly hilly yesterday. Plus the time I did would put it into the range of a long distance event in Aus.
Aug 8, 2018 7:20 AM # 
TrishTash:
This is WOC. Everything will get sore. It's normal.
Aug 8, 2018 10:38 AM # 
simmo:
But it hasn't just been at WOC. This entry complains of tired calves, hammy and quads, and several other posts throughout the trip have mentioned 'smashed legs'. Seems like a pattern. I'm not being critical or trying to stir, just think it isn't the invincible tRicky that we all know and love.
Aug 8, 2018 2:06 PM # 
tRicky:
Yeah well that was two days of sprints in succession, also, coincidentally, at a WOC (albeit the Masters variety) ;-)
Aug 9, 2018 12:23 AM # 
jennycas:
Don't most people's legs hurt, most of the time?

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