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Get ready to hit the dirt as we journey through the world of cyclocross in Oklahoma! We're setting an entirely new pace this episode as we pedal alongside our ardent guest, Tanner Culbreath. Known for his unique approach to racing, Tanner intertwines his love for education and bike racing, bringing a fresh perspective to the sport. We're exploring the cyclocross scene, discussing its distinctive vibe that welcomes everyone - from the seasoned racers to the enthusiastic spectators.
The episode takes a wild spin as we bike down memory lane, reminiscing Oklahoma's vibrant mountain biking history. We navigate through the state's challenging rocky terrains, the exhilarating technical sections, and the invigorating energy that the Wachita challenge brings forth. Tanner also shares his personal journey, from his days of college cycling to his transition into teaching, offering an insightful look into his life on and off the bike.
As we hit the finishing line, we're shifting gears and focusing on the importance of fostering a sense of fun and inclusivity in the world of cycling. We're reflecting on its social aspect and the potential of cycling as a catalyst to strengthen bonds with friends and family. Our conversation concludes with an appreciation of the cycling community in Oklahoma, and the tireless work of the individuals who continue to push the boundaries and foster growth in this vibrant cycling world. So, strap on those helmets, and let's ride through this episode together!
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