'My first sportive didn't go to plan': Peter White's CW5000 May blog

'I also managed to knock 19 seconds off a personal best on a Strava segment'

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Well, that was an eventful month.

I rode my first ever sportive recently, I don’t think these events were around in the 1980’s when I was last cycling and I’d never heard of them until this year.

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