The wetsuit definitely feels smoother with the scratchy side out, but its not going to help to decrease your resistance against the water! Thank you Aylwin.
So we know the monkeys are bad at Macritchie Reservoir. Even if you leave bottles, bags or lights on bikes there is a high chance they will be gone by the time you get back from the run.
However, this was a lesson on locking your bike properly. Even budding Elites are not immune to being the target of a victimless crime.
Note to self - always lock my bike through the frame!