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Sat 26 May 2007

Prep for the NTU Round Island Ride

Category : cycling

NTU Bike Rally 2007 (round island ride) tomorrow. Route likely to be: East Coast - Labrador - NTU - Kranji - Woodlands - Thomson/Serangoon - Tampines - Changi - East Coast.

Min Yee is providing car support - lunch and drinks!

I checked my Recipe for long rides and let's see how I stand:

  • Bike in good order - check!
  • Well padded bike shorts - check!
  • Bike jersey - check!
  • First aid kit (waterproofed: brave soldier and gauze) & handphone - check!
  • NRIC, Organ donor card, ATM card, Credit Card, EZLink card, Cash - check!
  • Bike repair kit; extra tubes; valve adaptor, bike tool, pump - check!
  • Water - 2 water bottles + Camelpak DayTrekker: = 2 x 0.75L + 1.4L = 2.9L - check!
  • Mentholatum Deep Heating Rub, Sunblock lotion - check!
  • Clear glasses (dusk/dawn), sunglasses - check!
  • Registration emails, event singlet- check!

Okay better snooze soon; gotta wake up at 4.30am.

LIke Joelle says, better than wasting away in the lab.

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