So, after countless sunny days, many training rides in the heat… it only tipped it down on the day, more or less all day.Β  It almost but didn’t break my spirit on the day… all I had to do was think back 12 months ago and remind myself that I followed the event from hospital bed, probably receiving blood transfusions that day also.Β  Crossing the finish line was special.. but not as special as the roar from the support team…