Tuesday, August 23, 2011
A song to open:
As of today I have traveled on foot between the road at the bottom of Mount Cootha and the road at the top (or any point higher than it) 100 times. Although I was hoping to have knocked off about 180 by this time, I'll still take it. Besides, I've adopted a very strict definition of a full climb; for instance, this morning involved about two and a half climbs but only one was counted due to the aforementioned rule.
A glorious morning, the 11.32km and 450m gain route again. I'm so grateful to have the ability to get out there every day and, at the moment, run for 1:20 on steep terrain every day and still feel fresh otherwise.
And here's the other reason: