Cristina meets up with Nick Karas and Howard Lawrence from Alberta, Canada, who after a 37 hour journey are raring to get out into the mountains! Having been training in fall and wintery conditions in Canada already they are not so fearful of what weather may come their way, however, the endless steep decents that Romaniacs is well renowned for is another story! When asked about the prologue both competitors reply that they feel they are missing out on the experinece but feel quite happy not to have to do it as it is not something you can train easily for. Like all competitors the greatest goal is to reach the finish. Click on the video to hear what these Canadians have to say.