Jasmine Soh – CO Classic

I had been wanting to race the Colorado Classic since the beginning of road season. A friend, Heather, helped me ask around for a spot and also contacted the race director. Come August, I was pretty bummed to not have found a team to race with. It wasn’t until only 3 DAYS before race did the director notify me that an Amy D. Foundation rider could no longer race. Des got in contact with me, logistics were discussed, and we (my dad and I) were in the van driving to Colorado in the span of about 2 hours. I was super excited! The racing itself was probably the most intense I have ever experienced, especially considering the brevity of the races and the altitude at which we were at. That being said, I definitely came away with lessons to carry forward in my racing career. Something that would have made a big difference for me would have been pre-riding the courses....
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