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Aug 30, 2008 - Stages 22 and 23 – to Kazimierz Dolny & Warka

Well, my cycle computer said I did 100.2 Kms today. While I’m prepared to allow that the calibration of my computer is slightly off, that means I still did at least 96 Kms – and there’s only one more day to go. A real short one. Maybe only 60 Kms! Instead of whipping straight out of town in the morning, Gaye, Agnes, Cor and I stopped off in the pretty little town square in Kazimierz Dolny as we didn’t see it coming in because the rain was absolutely bucketing down on us. Above the town are a number of ruins of old castle-type of structures...

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Aug 29, 2008 - Bodzentyn to Kazimierz Dolny - 125 Kms

L-o-o-o-n-g day today, made even longer by the fact that it absolutely poured on us in the afternoon. The morning started out wonderfully: tail winds and a beautiful route with only occasional rollers that were no problem. In fact, 7 of us had a terrific pace line going into our lunch stop, blowing in there at anaverage of around 32 - 34 Kms per hour, led by Doug. Knowing today was going to be a long one, I pulled out my 'big gun' to help me out. I brought just two 'NRG energy shots' with me and I swigged back the second one today. I don't...

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