YES YES AND YES SO STOKED ON THIS. Emily had a couple of pretty legitimate reasons not to get on her bike Sunday; considering the weather was absolute garbage and the fact that her rear shifter had pooped itself the day before. This is more than enough for most people to throw their hands up and crawl back to the warmth of the dry vans where comfort is found in discounted bread and overpriced Nutella. BUT. She raced. with one gear. and placed 4th. this picture was taken after. I think her face says enough. This is what it’s about!
*also worth mentioning is that this was her first crit