Emily – Hendersonville

Hendersonville Recap The Hendersonville UCI Cyclocross weekend was full of mud! So much mud! It started raining Friday night and continued raining all day Saturday. Luckily, it wasn't too cold with the temperature in the high 40s, low 50s. I was a little nervous about the weekend since I had been feeling not quite up to par lately but, I knew the impending mud would make the racing more technical which would be to my advantage. Saturday, I had a good start and found myself in 4th place on the first lap. With so much rain it was a very wet mud and I didn’t need to pit as much. Unfortunately, I had a minor mechanical and dropped back to 6th but was able to hold on to that place for the finish. I was thrilled with my result. That night, I was wrecked! Thank goodness our wonderful host house had made butternut squash soup because that was exactly what I needed...
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