I think there is a huge amount of discussion in the archives about Campy crank breakage, for those who are interested.
Now to the fun stuff...The Battleground Inn just started accepting reservations for the Cirque week next year. I just booked mine for April 29,30, and May 1 &2.
Hey Raoul! Ya hear that? No excuses this year!
See y'all (getting into my N. C. mode already) there!