Belgium Blog Part 2

After spending two weeks training in Spain, Kerry, my dad, and I headed back to Belgium. (We practically had to drag my dad away; his new routine was going for a run in the morning and then sitting outside in the sun drinking wine that was cheaper than water in the afternoon). That weekend I was only racing on Saturday because I was not racing the World Cup Sunday in Hoogerheide. So, on Saturday, we loaded up and drove to Zonnebeke. It was raining that morning, so I was excited about the possibility of a muddy race. Pre riding the course revealed it was fairly muddy and slick. The race began and I actually had a pretty good start! Also, the course had become way muddier than when I prerode. This was good for me because I generally prefer muddy, power races and my legs felt so good! I had my best result in Belgium, finishing 16th! Later on in...
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