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AN UNEXPECTED RIDE

If there is one thing I have learnt over the past few years, it's that the universe is always pulling experiences toward you that will push you forward and will be exactly what you didn't expect you needed or ever even wanted. 

I never thought I would get back into riding my bike, let alone get into road biking, like really, really into road biking.  But the universe had plans for me.

It reminds me of a quote from Steve Jobs about how you cannot connect the dots looking forward, you can only connect them looking backward so you just have to move forward and have faith that they will connect.  Now looking back at the events that led me to sign up and ride 185km for MS, I see a clear path of connected dots. Over my shoulder I see the events that seemed random, that seemed for other purposes, that seemed like just every day moments; I see how they all led me to this, to this shift in me. 

When I am on my bike, it feels almost like meditation.  I become so fluid, and constant, a…