Commuter diaries - Wind

by Flo K   July 8, 2009  



Never mind the winds causing havoc in the TDF, they have been hugely impressive on my commute for the last two days.

It has an effect on us all.

I have been in an aero, tuck position hammering a large gear with the wind in my favour; while on the same day sitting up because I was going nowhere fast.

I remember the winds between the Alps and the Juras and the air pressure which causes huge problems for the un-prepared cyclist. Whatever you call your wind, whether it be the Mistral or sweet Zephyr west wind from Botticelli; it effects all cyclists.

Get out there and ride, feel the resistence.

Flo K