"Finally I sit down to reply to your great report on Wangaratta. Thanks for it.
You say your climbing is compromised by three factors - gearing/fitness/fatness.
On gearing, what do you have? A standard/semi- or compact chainset? What is the largest…"
"Well done Andrew.
I look forward to your report, particularly what you think went well and what you would change for your next 1000+ plus ride - food, equipment, stops, preparation leading up to it etc."