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Old 07-08-18, 04:31 AM
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Originally Posted by ksryder View Post
Human beings are generally awful and cyclists are no exception.

Every year after the Dirty Kanza there is a flood of naval gazing blog posts about what an incredible life changing experience it is.

No, it's not. It's just a really difficult 200 mile gravel ride.

If you were an ******* before the ride, and you finish, you're just an ******* who rode 200 miles. There's nothing about a bicycle that magically transforms someone into a good person.
Life (and cycling experiences) is raw data. Use it as you will. If it's transformative in one's life....excellent.
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