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decided I could be home in 7 minutes from there. I ran like something else and ended up going through the door a few seconds after 11 minutes. 11 minutes downhill was a record, beating the previous 13 minute time. I would never though try and beat that 14 minute record there, I always leave 20 minutes to get there.
Anyway, up at 7 I had a cuppa and ate 5 weetabix putting on some jeans, a shirt and my orange jacket, not exactly looking the best but for a Saturday, looking ok at 8am is fantastic. We flew into Sheffield within 45 minutes and by 9:15 everything was signed and we were ready to get off in the new car. Its quite nice, ok fusion blue is a dodgy colour and I’m not keen on it but its better than the old Y reg Saab.
I was armed though with that loud horn of mine, 3 pens and a clipboard. Usually you need a jumper at Sandygate in August, as was proved against Silsden 2 seasons ago. Today jeans and shirt was necessary as on previous saturdays I haven’t needed my jacket, what a change.
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In t-shirt and 3/4 length shorts I travelled further up Eccles Road, to the farm where my dog was born. I stopped looked at the summit and didn’t see it.All I could see was fog