Day 1 – hills and some realities

I knew this was going to be tough. I knew that going in. I trained as much as I could. But nothing prepared me for today. My stats don’t look bad. 70 miles travelled and 4,600ft climbed and I set off from Lands End feeling in good form. Here’s a video from the beach. The truth is though, 70 miles in it was me done. Dead on my feet by the second break. The hills were unrelenting and despite keeping up with the pace I had no more in me. I’ve spent the last couple of hours making sure everything … Continue reading Day 1 – hills and some realities