X-Pyr 2016 – Day 6 Gambling on Thundery Flights and Mountain Routes.

X-Pyr 2016 – Day 6 Gambling on Thundery Flights and Mountain Routes.

Day 6 started off wet and showery as I headed east along the main road from Vielha. Juraj the Slovakian athlete who had passed me the previous afternoon was only a little bit ahead of me and we soon were walking together sharing out experiences of the race. Company was a welcome break from the often solitary racing we’d been doing. It’s hard to keep up on what other athletes are doing when you’re racing and we were each very interested to hear how the other person had managed to…