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Team BDC Training: What does it feel like to be a part of one?

Among all the cycling enthusiasts of BDCyclists, there are some competitive racing enthusiasts as well. Combining them in one place, a group called Team BDC was created last year. Our aim was to make it our professional racing team. But thanks to the professional demands of the university professor, photographer, software developer, students, managers, executives, who make up the team, our efforts have been limited to morning training sessions 5 days a week and local racing events.
One question always come to us from other members. How can they be a part of it? What is it like? This is your chance to find out. Let me take you through what happened in the morning training today.
4:50AM - Woke up suddenly, realized that the alarm has not gone off yet, went back to sleep5:15AM - Alarm goes off and I am up and running to get ready. Refill the water bottles, take all the necessary gear, check tire pressures and I am ready to be off5:45AM: Realize that it has been raining and the roads are …