I Just Want To Ride - Lael Wilcox and the 2019 Tour Divide

Lael is a total badass.

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Like...who rides 2,100 miles (3,380 km) just to reach the start of a 2,745 mile (4,418 km) race?!

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Contrast this with the cyclists who strap their bike to an SUV and drive to the mountain when they want to ride.

I remember climbing a mountain in Argentina during a thunderstorm and an SUV-cyclist drove past. I broke out in hysterical laughter, thinking to myself: "you're doing it wrong!".

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@glyph ppl often bypass the journey in favour of the destination, i feel that way about taking a plane vs sailing.
"YOU'RE MISSING EVERYTHIING!" I scream at the sky.

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