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Kaileen and I both couldn't be happier with the entire experience. At the time, I felt like I was higher than a mountain. For this rider, I find climbing technical, rocky, rooty, debris filled climbs a lot more fun than your typical groomed, boring climb. RPM 75-85 Ace of Base – Cruel Summer (3:35) The song was too perfect not to include. If you go too fast you will grow tired and give up half way there. General requirements for participation in the program include: Past participation in an IMG Alps Program and a positive referral from your lead guide.

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Publisher: St. Martin's Press (March 20, 2002)

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