Training in the mud – Gravel Travel MTB

 

 

“This was among the muddiest races I have ever done, it was similar to day 2 at the Epic and day 1 at the Cape Pioneer last year!”

“I had lots of fun in the beginning sliding around on the single track trails. The area around Wellington is fantastic to ride, which also made me really want to do the race. The first 25km was alright but then it started raining more and up on the mountain it got really cold. I rode on and off with a guy and it was motivating to at least see someone else around, it was much needed motivation when after 2 hours we had only done 32km and not even half the distance…”

Read more about Jennie’s race and training at the Gravel Travel MTB here.

Photo by Capcha Photography.