Friday, May 8, 2009
Sick and not doing well in the race
Today was the Road race and it did not go as planned. I have been sick for the past week+ with a cold that won't go away and when I woke up this morning I didn't very good. I haven't felt very fast the past few days and today was no exception. I got dropped on the first big climb and didn't feel like fighting for 50th place. So I rode to the finish line a bit early and couldn't stop coughing the whole way. It kind of sucked but at least I got to watch the race which was fun. No one from my team did particularly well. Tomorrow is the crit and hopefully I can at least make it though without getting dropped. maybe I can sprint.... I guess we will see. I am still coughing a lot today. I don't know what I have but it is basically a cold that won't go away. I think moving all of my finals may have caused a lot of extra stress and lost sleep causing me to get really sick. I guess you can't win em all. I am still having a fun time out here in colorado and am looking forward to riding the crit tomorrow!