We’ve all been there – you’re riding with a group and somehow your legs just feel like they’re on fire, despite the fact you’re dropping out the back. Not cool!
At this point, you could just admit that you’re not on top form, or perhaps the group is actually just a wee bit stronger than you. Instead, most of us like to fish around for a good reason – here are some of the excuses we’ve heard (*ahem* used…).
Jokes aside, there’s some advice on how to cope with this sort of situation in future on the last slide.