The elite XC racer is the first female mountain biker to compete in the Olympics for Argentina since 2004. Her qualification marks a huge life goal, but has also surfaced questions for the Utah-based rider about how to connect with a place she hasn't lived in over a decade.
The decorated XC racer will compete at the Tokyo Olympics, six months after becoming a mother
A win at the race is an automatic qualifier for the Tokyo games.
After the 22-year old finished third at the Albstadt World Cup, Tokyo doesn't seem so far away.