Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-03-25

  • Stage 51 route board. How much dirt will we have? http://t.co/oOdGe7xp #
  • Stage 51 done. Not a bit of dirt. All new roads by the Chinese. Managed to hang with leaders. Still weak. Lots of wheel sucking by me today. #
  • @sdoownek thx, only a few times its gotten to "this sucks", more frustration my body isnt cooperating like I think it should #
  • @slchangstein love the quotes and thx for the pep talk. getting better bit by bit #
  • Stage 52 done, last 30K dirt road, but fairly flat. Lost some time, but felt much stronger today. Last day of antbiotics. #
  • Nice night sitting by a fire gazing at stars. They are vivid out here. #
  • http://t.co/66COKgli Wilderness station camp, no cell coverage #
  • Back online, so a few pent up messages to come #
  • Stage 54 done. Flies, nasty flies that bite and stay on you at 30kph+. Lost time on the leaders, hope my strength will be back soon #
  • Stage 52 route. There will be dirt we're told http://t.co/iKu78Zap #
  • Flies today were overwhelming. Possibly tetse flies, didnt realize sleeping sickness was still a concern. Hit the deet tonight #
  • This is the dark continent. Not a blink of cell coverage for 2 days. #
  • Holly is my latest hero. She brought soy sauce. The little things make a huge difference out here. #
  • Stage 54 to Manyanga route board. http://t.co/AynYh2R3 #
  • Stage 53 route http://t.co/hXEsY4dn #
  • Stage 55 route board. 1st of 2 mando days. http://t.co/rNiKHvA9 #
  • Stage 55 done, eventual stage winner crashed into me at 10k. I chased back on for 20K, than lost the group. Crashed again on nasty descent. #
  • I have had more crashes in this race than in all my other riding and racing to date. #
  • @shifra007 I was thinking on the ride, im starting to hit many of them. #
  • A most wondeful site in Tanzania. Filled with really cold drinks. http://t.co/QDyrwuu1 #
  • Sight that should have been, pardon im tired and bleeding from racing #
  • The crowds around camp are back. For some reason a piece of string is enough of a barrier. http://t.co/mQwOb5vG #
  • We crossed the halfway mark of 6000km a few days ago, halfway by time over a week ago. Its not been easy, but has been fun #tda2012 #
  • Stage 56 route board. Mando day to rest day. http://t.co/oNwBHVZP #
  • Stage 56 route board. Mando day to rest day. http://t.co/CsILaKsd #
  • Last year it rained through this whole section. It just started raining. Tomorrow could be interesting. #
  • Stage 56 done. Gravel, rocks and dirt. Tough climb and a scary descent. Never ridden the brakes like that before. Too rough to let it go. #
  • Now ensconced in a coffee plantation lodge outside of Mbeya Tanzania. Rest day tomorrow after 8 days of wilderness posts and small villages #
  • @MikeGeuss hard day to ride safe at all. Very scary, cant imagine doing it in the rain like last years riders. #
  • @Almanzo100 biking and shooting? Id be game to give it a go. #
  • Just as a really hard workout makes you sore 2 days later, my crashes that I brushed off have hit me today. #VitaminIday #tda2012 #
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