In the inspiring 20-minute film “Pace of Change,” viewers are introduced to an extraordinary journey of resilience and transformation. Peter Hogan, the protagonist of the film, shares his life story, tracing his path from a deep abyss of heroin addiction to the starting line of the prestigious 2022 Colorado Trail Race.
Hogan’s life took a tragic detour into heroin addiction during his teenage years, a period marked by despair and a sense of hopelessness. But he managed to claw his way out of this darkness, finding solace and a path to recovery in the unlikeliest of places – the wilderness.
Months spent in the heart of nature became a turning point for Hogan. He discovered mountain biking, a sport that not only offered him a connection to the outdoors but also served as a platform for spiritual clarity, routine, and positive change.
In the film, produced by renowned cycling brand Rapha, Hogan and his family offer a deeply personal glimpse into his journey and the transformative impact of cycling in his life. The narrative is not merely about Hogan’s personal triumph over addiction; it also explores the profound lessons he learned from his participation in the 2022 Colorado Trail Race.
“Pace of Change” is a tribute to the indomitable human spirit and the power of hope. It is a testament to the transformative power of nature and sport, a story that highlights how a bike can be more than just a vehicle—it can be a catalyst for change, a beacon of hope, and a source of life-altering lessons.
Peter Hogan’s story is a reminder that no matter how far one may stray off the path, it is always possible to find the way back. As viewers watch his journey unfold, they can’t help but share in the hope to see him continue to thrive and conquer more trails.