While most cycling fans will be on the couch or in front of the computer watching Paris Roubaix, cyclist on the front rangee will be mixing it up in our own "hell of the north" Mead Roubaix.
The weather has been going in and out but odds are that were in for a very northern France/Belgian style of race.
I for one am pretty excited/nervous, having always wanted to do a race like this and feeling pretty fit and dropping a bit of my "winter" weight but knowing the level of competition here in Boulder can shut down the ego pretty quick.
I've got the whip ready with some 25c Continental Gatorskins, K Edge chain watcher and some clear protective tape for the DT, underside of the chain-stays and front of the fork blades.
Let's see how it goes...