The Arkansas River!
At least this trip did not start off like Speedweek with an 8 hour flight. And, our bikes made it as well. We are staying with Brent again this year in his amazing house and living in the lap of luxury. It is also really cool because the entire team can stay in one house. Thursday night Brent treated us to the most amazing diner at “The Local Table” where of course I had a steak, very rare. Would have loved to have had a bourbon with it but no way with 3 days of racing ahead.
Liz always looking for the "cross" experience.
X explaining how to move my seat, funny!
Friday we all slept in a little, built our bikes and then Brent took us on a great ride on the Riverwalk Trail to
The brawn of VK!
Love this photo, Liz on the crackberry while Mel and Brent fix her flat. LOL!
At 5:30pm we headed downtown for the first race. It is a figure 8 course with nice wide streets. Downtown
Liz sporting her Sammy Hagar hair - just awesome!
Thank goodness for X’s cooking earlier in the day as we came home to warm pasta and a salad. We sent Dave off to the hospital with clothes for the girls and food.
Tomorrow is another day and I am hoping a much safer race. I am bummed at my lack of mental fortitude as I finally feel like my old self on the bike. When will my head and body meet up this year? I am off to bed hoping that we will hear good news about