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Prepare to pedal into the world of adventure cycling with our guest, Julia, who's got an insatiable craving for off-road challenges. The tales of her escapades are nothing short of exhilarating. Imagine a grueling 120-mile race in Iceland, not once but twice, that ends with a proposal at the finish line! No, not every cyclist's story has a romantic twist, but you'll be hooked to Julia's narrative of racing intensity, learning, and the charm of unexpected adventures.
Hop on as we trail along the scenic off-road routes of San Francisco, learning about the unique lingo cyclists use. Julia gives us a tour of her husband's impressive bike collection, revealing the convenience of having a handy garage for quick fixes. Her newfound love for outdoor cycling and bikepacking is contagious, and you might find yourself looking at the world differently from the saddle of a bike. As we chat about balancing professional and personal lives with a passion for cycling and future racing plans, you'll realize this conversation isn't merely about the thrill of cycling, but also about embracing life with exhilaration, learning, and love. Strap in for an episode that promises to be a wild ride!