Born and raised in Alaska, Lael Wilcox is an ultra-endurance bikepacker who rides and races around the world. She’s motivated to encourage more people, especially women, to ride in any capacity. She organizes women’s scholarships, events, and a girls’ cycling mentorship program. For Lael, no time on a bike is wasted, whether it’s riding across town or 3,000 kilometers to the start of an ultra-distance race. To learn more, visit laelwilcox.com.