Forum home Road cycling forum The bottom bracket

Had a bonk last night!

team47bteam47b Posts: 6,424
edited June 2012 in The bottom bracket
Didn't 'physically' go out on a bike yesterday, but my mind was out for a ride.

Ate 'breakfast' at 11pm as usual, went to bed.

2.30am - bonk.

Woke up in pool of sweat, confused, disorientated, was as if I had just done a PB up my "favourite' hill!

Expected a low blood glucose reading of about 50, (under 70 being a hypo) it was 216!

All my blood glucose had been used up, gone into muscles and filled up my glycogen store, my liver then dumped 90 minutes worth of high energy cycling fuel into my system, ready for the next 45k!

I think cycling is taking over!

Anyone else been 'night cycling'? :D
my isetta is a 300cc bike

Posts

  • davieseedaviesee Posts: 6,386
    Disappointed in this thread :wink:
    None of the above should be taken seriously, and certainly not personally.
  • rolf_frolf_f Posts: 16,015
    daviesee wrote:
    Disappointed in this thread :wink:

    Yeah - take it to Cake Stop!
    Faster than a tent.......
  • willhubwillhub Posts: 821
    I had a bonk the other day after a TT, I did a 23:53, I was so pissed off because it's a censored time for me, and on the way home I have never found it so hard to maintain 15mph, I could have sworn someone swapped my TT bike for a MTB with flat tyres.
  • dodgerdogdodgerdog Posts: 292
    daviesee wrote:
    Disappointed in this thread :wink:

    Don't worry, Aggie or Redvee will be along in a bit to rectify this :wink:
    Allez Triple (hairy with mudguards) - FCN 4
    Ribble Gran Fondo
  • Redhog14Redhog14 Posts: 1,377
    Hey Presto - instant improvement!
  • MattC59MattC59 Posts: 5,408
    Redhog14 wrote:
    Hey Presto - instant improvement!

    Holly Valaaaaaaance !

    om nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom nom,

    I may have just dribbled a little !
    Science adjusts it’s beliefs based on what’s observed.
    Faith is the denial of observation so that Belief can be preserved
Sign In or Register to comment.