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Boulder Fearsome Five; Los Cinco Diablos

Last week I learned about a ride called the Boulder Fearsome Five, or Los Cinco Diablos; an epic ride with the sole purpose of completing the five main climbs from Boulder in the most efficient way possible. The result? A little under 170km with 4600 meters of climbing in 6 and a half hours in the saddle. Ok, I concede that this doesn’t come close to the realm of everesting, however once you incorporate the effects of altitude, this ride quickly turns into one of the most challenging I have ever done.

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