Amy at Worlds 13
En route to London when the news of Amy’s death broke, I shared a note about a community in mourning:
Traveling abroad when the tragic news of Amy's death hit, as the community mourns, our thoughts are with family, friends, and teammates.
— @bikehugger October 4, 2013
Back in Seattle, I found a photo of Amy from Worlds in our archives that I took earlier this year. Didn’t know her personally, just as media, but friends of mine like Russie shared their emotions about her after finishing the race.
What will stand out the most that day is how moved she was by her family and supporters. All around that crazy race her name was cheered, chanted in harmony with fellow Americans.
And last weekend Matt captured this moment of silence for her in Portland…
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