2018 Rider Blog

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Day 63 Maggie Piazzi Jul 20, 2018

Hello world! Unfortunately I saw today’s ride from the other side of things…I was an addition to the van clan for the day. Saddle sores man. They’re a scary thing. My booty put me out Read more…

Day 62 Maggie Piazzi Jul 19, 2018

Hello world! Day 62 was mighty fine. We had a 50 mile route with about 3000 feet of climbing. It was suuuuper pretty too. It’s funny to think how quickly the landscape can change. We Read more…

Day 61 Maggie Piazzi Jul 19, 2018

Hello world! Sorry for the late post… we were camping in Unity, OR where there is no such thing as a sign of civilization, which meant no service. Yesterday we were taking all passengers aboard Read more…

Day 60 Maggie Piazzi Jul 18, 2018

Hello world! It was a Chill Bill day today. We only had 62 miles and pretty flat for the most part! We got to the stayover around 1 and just hung around, caught up on Read more…

Day 59 Maggie Piazzi Jul 17, 2018

Hello world! Rest day in Boise truly kept us on our toes, that’s for sure! Me and my crazy self decided to wake up at 6:45 on our rest day and venture over to Boise Read more…

Day 58 Maggie Piazzi Jul 15, 2018

Hello world! Oh Boise, we’ve finally made it! We straight up cruised through the 83 mile day today. Due to the heat and wind, we kept rest stops short and we’re movin and groovin on Read more…

Day 57 Maggie Piazzi Jul 14, 2018

Hello world! Today was a journey, one that had its ups, it’s downs, and tested mental toughness for sure. The first 23 miles were pokey because we took a 30-40 minute stop at mile 5… Read more…

Day 56 Maggie Piazzi Jul 14, 2018

Hello world! Today was refreshing. A nice 43 miles essentially made for half a rest day… BOOYAH! Festivities consisted of a trip to Jimmy Johns, paying a visit to Shoshone Falls (the Niagara of the Read more…

Day 55 Maggie Piazzi Jul 12, 2018

Hello world! Boy oh boy. Wind in Idaho is bruuuuutal, what the heck! We were mentally prepared for the headwinds of Iowa and Nebraska, but people forgot to mention Idaho. Today easily had some of Read more…

Day 54 Maggie Piazzi Jul 12, 2018

Hello world! Today was a sad day… I made it 53 days, but then down went Frazier (kinda). My group started the day cruisin along just doin our thing and at mile 9-10, my back Read more…

Day 53 Maggie Piazzi Jul 10, 2018

Hello world! Today was a long but good day. We rode 89 miles from Salt Lake City to Logan, UT. We got a late start to the day so we ended up finishing around 6:15 Read more…

Day 51 and 52 Maggie Piazzi Jul 10, 2018

Hello world! The 53 miles into Salt Lake on Sunday took a little longer than normal. There were a couple big climbs that were a struggle but we got through them. The first big climb Read more…

Day 50 Maggie Piazzi Jul 10, 2018

Hello world! Shuttlefest 2K18 was a success! We packed all 20 of us into the Silver Bullet and made the drive to Provo, UT. We looked like a circus act clown car with so many Read more…

Day 49 Maggie Piazzi Jul 06, 2018

Hello world! Today has been an adventure! It was a struggle to get going today. I think the 3000 ish miles we’ve biked so far are starting to catch up to me. It’s cool though Read more…

Day 47 and 48 Maggie Piazzi Jul 05, 2018

Hello world! Sorry there wasn’t a post yesterday. We were camping in Maybell, CO and had approximately no service so I wasn’t in contact with anyone. We were gifted with a nice, easy ride into Read more…

Day 45 and 46 Maggie Piazzi Jul 03, 2018

Hello world! Sorry I’m a bit behind schedule with the blogging sitch… yesterday we arrived in Stramboat Springs for our 6th rest day! The ride here was a wee bit tretcherous with the amount of Read more…

Day 44 Maggie Piazzi Jul 02, 2018

Hello world! Wow… Granby, CO… Day 4 4… A day will forever be remembered in I4K history. I have a biased opinion but I’m brutally honest that this is my favorite stayover of the entire Read more…

Day 43 Maggie Piazzi Jun 30, 2018

Hello world! Today was outstanding. The things we saw today… my oh my. Colorado is a great place to be and I’ve missed it dearly. I love being able to glance up and look at Read more…

Day 41 and 42 Maggie Piazzi Jun 29, 2018

Hello world! We out here in Denver, CO livin it up! Arrival to the city was a little hairy. We faced a 97 mile day, but by mile 60 we had to call it quits Read more…

Day 40 – updated Maggie Piazzi Jun 28, 2018

Hello world! Yesterday was another roaster. We were biking in 95 degree weather which I don’t recommend. Good thing was that the headwinds only last for 20-30 miles or so, so the last 65 ish Read more…