Posts Tagged ‘Drapac Training Camp’
While most people celebrate Christmas on the 25th of December, my Christmas started on the 8th of Decmber with the Drapac training camp. It’s the only time of year when the entire team will be together, new equipment is distributed, and lot’s of training is done in preparation for summer racing.
Many of you may have been following my rides on strava and instagram photos, but here’s a little bit more insight behind the scenes.
The Tour of Utah is raced at a minimum altitude of 1600 meters above sea level and reaches just over 3000 meters a few times during different stages. The team recently spent 10 days in Healesville for specific training to help acclimatise for this which included sleeping in altitude tents and training at altitude. Here’s a little bit of insight into the training at camp.