Originally Posted by dark matter brain
You'll be fine. Once the endorphins kick in, it'll be plain sailing. You get a few times (when areas are being touched up) that'll have you gritting your teeth. And I'm sure you'll know to eat well before!
Damn straight, porridge and a full English then a gallon of Lucozade to keep the glucose levels up! I assume after an hour you start to get used to it? Really don't know what to expect to be honest, in terms of how I'll handle it etc. There's a fair bit to be done so I'll just have to bite down and get on with it!