Maria Hyde

# years riding: 3

Dream destination to go ride: Europe (like all of it)

Favorite post race food: chocolate milk

Day job: Grad student and TA at UMass Amherst

Hometown: Ocala, FL

If you could trade places with one person for a day, who would you be: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Hobbies outside of cycling: art, cats and reading

Mantra: “Au milieu d’hiver, j’ai découvert en moi un invincible été.” (In the middle of winter, I discovered within me an invincible summer) -Albert Camus