Video: Jake Wells Unknown Country DKXL
An inspirational journey to the 350-mile self-supported Dirty Kanza XL bike race.
In the middle of the night, on an unmarked road deep in the heart of Kansas, Jake Wells will be cursing the darkness. Unknown Country is the story of one man’s inspirational journey to the Dirty Kanza XL, a 350-mile self-supported bike race.
Not only is Jake Wells a husband, father and business owner, but he’s also a 3x National Single Speed Cyclocross Champion. In 2019, he set out to inspire and motivate others by pushing his own physical limits into unknown country. In the end, he did just that. Unknown Country explores the motivation behind Jake’s quest to discover these limits and how sport, as a metaphor for life, can inspire us all.