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Meet the Riders: Mary Fehr

MEDA recently asked both Bike to GROW cyclists 10 questions about themselves, their fellow rider and the upcoming experience. This time, Mary shares her answers...

What place are you eager to see?
Nova Scotia/ the East – it will be my first time out east.

What are you not looking forward to doing?
Biking in traffic in the Prairies.

What are five words you'd use to describe Sarah?
Optimistic, energetic, thoughtful, lovely and hangry.

What's your favourite thing about Sarah?
Her big and many dreams!!

What's one thing Sarah doesn't know about you?
Nothing... we have pillow talk every night... we talk about everything!

What's your go-to pre-ride snack?
PB&B (Peanut butter and banana).

What's one piece of equipment you can't bike without?
Bike shorts!

What's one new thing you've learned about biking?
How to cross the road when riding with clips.... And not fall in the middle of the intersection.

Who's your biggest supporter?
My family – both my parents and siblings have been giving me unbelievable support that makes me excited everyday to conquer this challenge!

What are you most excited about for Bike to GROW?
To be continually inspired by everyone I meet along the way. Everyone has their own story and their own challenges. Hearing how they overcame or learned from them always motivates me to do and learn more.

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