Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby Paul Victory » June 17th, 2018, 10:32 am

Thanks Dougie

I presume I won't be able to submit an entry for Paddy Power this month as I have already done so for Free Spirits? I'm struggling with lower back pain at the moment, so this may be a moot point in any event.

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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby Citroen » June 17th, 2018, 10:47 am

The rule is one entry per person per device (rower or skierg). If you swap teams you have to choose which one gets the workout in the month you change. I can delete your FS one if you want to use it for PP.
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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby Paul Victory » June 17th, 2018, 6:05 pm

Citroen wrote:The rule is one entry per person per device (rower or skierg). If you swap teams you have to choose which one gets the workout in the month you change. I can delete your FS one if you want to use it for PP.


Thanks Dougie. I appreciate the offer, but I think that using a row for Paddy Power that was done while I was a member of Free Spirits would be against the spirit of the CTC. However, if my back problems clear up before month end and I manage to do a halfway decent 10k, then I'll submit the time under a new name (probably PaulVictoryPP) and ask you to delete my previous effort.

I hope this is OK.

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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby Citroen » June 21st, 2018, 4:28 am

CaseyClarke wrote:Sub 7 have chosen the July CTC. Basically we are taking the reps from our November 2014 challenge and jumbling up the order, so this will be:

555m / 111m / 444m / 777m / 333m / 222m / 666m - 70 seconds (1:10) rest between each interval.

Standing start for the first rep, subsequent reps as you like.

Record the time for the 3108m, not including rests.


The July CTC has been chosen.
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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby joe80 » June 30th, 2018, 6:21 pm

I'm catching a plane for Vienna at 07:15 tomorrow to take part in a walk to Trieste over three weeks.
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Updating tables on my mobile phone is too difficult so that will happen after my return on July 22nd.

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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby forensachic » July 5th, 2018, 6:08 pm

Hi, I am fairly new to the indoor rowing community and love challenges and competing. I recently discovered the C2C, but I don’t know if I can join a team or if I need to make my own? Is anyone looking for a team member? (I’m a 42yo HWT female, from Maryland.)

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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby Citroen » July 6th, 2018, 3:53 am

Until you find a team (or a team finds you) you can sign up as a member of the "Independent" team.
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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby Kafka » July 6th, 2018, 7:06 am

Hi Michelle,

'Forum Flyers' are always on the lookout for ladies (that doesn't sound quite right!) to join in on the CTC and boost numbers generally.

We're an eclectic bunch from all over, with varying levels of ability with no particular emphasis on being the 'best', but we do like to get some virtual boats floated in the CTC :)
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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby lindsayh » July 6th, 2018, 7:18 am

forensachic wrote:Hi, I am fairly new to the indoor rowing community and love challenges and competing. I recently discovered the C2C, but I don’t know if I can join a team or if I need to make my own? Is anyone looking for a team member? (I’m a 42yo HWT female, from Maryland.) Thanks, Michelle


Yes Michelle - the Flyers are a welcoming lot from all around the world and would pleased for you to join. You will be guaranteed a seat in a floating boat every month - no pressure.
Just nominate the FF as your club when you sign up.
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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby forensachic » July 6th, 2018, 9:31 am

Thank you for the kind offer to join your team! I just posted my time for the July CTC as one of the Forum Flyers. Excited to have these new opportunities to work on my rowing skills!

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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby jackarabit » July 6th, 2018, 9:46 am

230W+ should serve our purposes (and yours), Michelle! Thanks for making FF your challenge team. :D
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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby hjs » July 6th, 2018, 11:09 am

forensachic wrote:Thank you for the kind offer to join your team! I just posted my time for the July CTC as one of the Forum Flyers. Excited to have these new opportunities to work on my rowing skills!

Michelle


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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby johnnycrossfit » July 6th, 2018, 11:52 am

I would like to register my gym for the CTC challenge how do I do this? We are Crossfit Craic
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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby Citroen » July 6th, 2018, 3:42 pm

Done your new team is ready to go.
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Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Postby Kafka » July 14th, 2018, 2:55 am

Dougie, is it possible for you to delete my July entry?

I omitted the 444 leg and the time I submitted is therefore false.
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