The Ride From Injury That ‘Changed It All’

Nick Gibb suffered a horrible leg fracture while working as a snowmaker at Crested Butte Resort in Colorado. But he didn’t give up on the outdoors.

Gibb grabbed a bike as his tool to recovery with the goal of riding the brutal Leadville 100 Race. This video follows the Boa Technology “Ride That Changed It All” contest winner as he prepares for and takes on the mountainous 100-mile race.

Sean McCoy

Editorial Director Sean McCoy is a life-long outdoorsman who grew up hunting and fishing central Wisconsin forests and lakes. He joined GearJunkie after a 10-year stint as a newspaperman in the Caribbean, where he learned sailing and wooden-boat repair. Based in GearJunkie's Denver office, McCoy is an avid trail runner, camper, hunter, angler, mountain biker, skier, and beer tester.

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