Jingle and Charm Race Recaps – Emily

Jingle Cross and Baltimore Recaps Unfortunately, KK and I did not get selected for the World Cup at Jingle Cross, but we did get to race the C2 on Friday and the C1 on Sunday. Thursday it rained a ton, which meant it was going to be the first really muddy race of the season which was a relief because Jingle Cross last year was 90 degrees, dry and dusty. The unfortunate part was we did not race until 7:45 pm on Friday. I hate racing that late, all I can think of is how I want to go to sleep. However, I tried to take a nap during the day, took a Clif bar mocha caffeine gel on the line, and was ready to go. I had a decent start and was in a group of riders going for 4th. I was happy to be this close to the front. After slipping and sliding around the course I finished 8th...
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