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Discussion: sprint kibbitzing

in: iriharding; iriharding > 2008-03-29

Mar 31, 2008 3:55 AM # 
You took the won the split on the run to CP 11. Did you go up the path and over the hill along the veg boundary?
Mar 31, 2008 4:24 PM # 
O Steve!:
I just didnt have the confidence to go up and over...I was gassed, knew I had a decent run going and wasnt willing to take the risk of up and over even though it was not that difficult in retrospect....
Mar 31, 2008 10:16 PM # 
Yes... I took the direct route up along the path and over the top of the hill . I figured it was only about 20-30 feet vertical and I could go into oxygen debt and get it all back on the downslope and run in to the finish. Pete went around the long way and he took quite a lot longer (even though he is faster). Also I noticed that there was a lot of snow left on the N facing slopes so running on a S facing slope would be free of snow and drier.
Apr 2, 2008 3:41 PM # 
Favoring routes with southern exposure may prove useful other meets this spring. ;-)

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