A few stories from the past couple of days.
Teacher at school gave me some advice for getting up Ventoux. ‘Water is heavy, right? You’re two-thirds water, so just dehydrate for a couple of days before going up. Easy!’
Met up with the lads from NCT classes tonight. I thought that they would be encouraging and supportive to a man and hide any reservations or dark thoughts from me. No. ‘You wont do it,’ said Gary, ‘you blag your way through most things but you can’t blag your way up a mountain.’
Gym sessions this past week? 0