Jeremy Powers, a highly decorated and recently retired cyclocross racer, sits down at the mic with Steph this week to talk life in his first year of retirement from professional sport. They riff on the transition out of professional racing, and how his values and priorities have shifted as he embarks on his new career. Jeremy was powerful in his yes’ and no’s as an athlete, through the lens of optimizing his performance. Listen in to hear how he prioritizes his life now to optimize his life experience.
He reflects on why it felt like the right time to retire, the joy in having passions that aren’t connected to income, and his opinion on the future of women in sport.