Weight loss on the bike is instantaneous and felt instantaneously, like WOW! The body on the other hand is overtime and not so instantly felt but amazingly once seen through results is felt with pride and accomplishment!
For me, new 'racelite' wheels were like WOW, there is a difference. Then there was the year after an honest winter of training and diet, the following race season was like 10,000 WOWs because 'I did that!'
Proof that, once in a while, the planets align and — if you’re ready for it — you can have the race of your life.
Quoted from Elden Nelson's closing comment to his Leadville 100 race report 2011. Fat Cyclist
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