What more could a wanna-be bike racer geek ask for?
As mentioned in the Ride fast.Turn right.Repeat post, I met up with the national team for an early morning crit practice session. 7AM just a few blocks from our house, but we never thought to look there/then. There is no online information available. Actually they meet on a street adjacent to the US Embassy that is currently under construction.
The course was short but with a brutal little rise that seemed to get steeper at 20 laps. I hung for 18, but had to rest for two.
Wednesday, I may meet them again to snap some photos.
In a country where soccer is king, these guys have decided to ride bikes.