I was pleasantly surprised to receive an e-mail from another rider at the race......


On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 7:41 AM, scott enns wrote:

So there I was shivering from the cold rain under a tree as I waited for the start of the Provincial Road Race when one of your club members reached into her backpack and handed me her rain coat. At first I felt reluctant to take it out of sheer disbelief but a nano second later accepted her gracious offer. This kind gesture alone is what makes cycling so enjoyable. I don't know of any other sport where this sort of generosity is commonplace and I would like to thank her for making that moment the highlight of the race. The only problem is - and I'm embarrassed to mention this - that I don't recall her name but I do recall her dog's name Olivia........who by the way sought shelter under my bike.

So Dan, if you could pass along my gratitude it would be greatly appreciated.

Many thanks,
Scott Enns
Lapdogs Cycling Club

Ps. I left the coat with Rick at the start/finish line as she had requested. I hope she received it.


Thanks to the person(we're not sure who it is....) that extended in this way.

Cheers and keep it Up!

D.

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Comment by Alexx Hooper on July 27, 2009 at 9:35pm
What a nice story! Can't say I'm surprised to hear it - I've never met a nicer collection of folks than I've met in BCC. Seriously. Way to go, you guys. Thanks for posting that, Dan!

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