Register | Login
Attackpoint - performance and training tools for orienteering athletes

Discussion: Get over it

in: philm64; philm64 > 2019-10-21

Oct 21, 2019 10:27 PM # 
Mark3:
You did really well! Just enjoy being near the front and in control, you'll start beating him eventually
Advertisement  
Oct 22, 2019 7:44 AM # 
philm64:
Oh I am pleased! (very). Just increasingly baffled that however "hard" I start, I'm always off the pace early on - don't know what everyone else is doing!

Guess I'm slow to get going.
Oct 22, 2019 11:59 AM # 
Scrappy Doo:
you slaughtered everyone on 9 to 10!!!
Oct 22, 2019 12:47 PM # 
philm64:
I know. I knew it would be easy to the attackpoint (tree on ride), & I ran v hard thru the woods to the open, where again I really pushed it. I did not allow myself to be distracted by the control on the pond as Clive & Martin did.
Oct 23, 2019 6:04 PM # 
Ifor:
Some people just start too fast and then fade quickly...
Oct 23, 2019 7:47 PM # 
philm64:
Well, that's no fun, is it? (fading)

Better to feel like you're pushing on & getting faster. Getting the "flow" as the course progresses is one of the joys of O for me.

Please login to add a message.