Originally Posted by troy safari carpente
THIS is where the snowball turns into an avalanche...
Even if you make it to the bivvy (and it sounds like a war story Don is going through) AND you make all the regulatory times and cut offs as neil and Scott rightly refer to... even THEN he has to start (one tough helluva) DAY FOUR extremely late, with a less than optimal bike in a state of dissrepair (much less limited service) a sore body and next to zero sleep/rest.
Day four is a hard ask in any case... with this as a starting point...?
And not only that, straight in to a 429km special followed by a 289 km liason, the bike start on the special at 05.45 am local time! - now if he manages that there a part waiting with Sly Stone and Jason Statham (Troy SC
) in The Expendables 3