The thrill of competition or the motivation needed to dust off your old 10-speed? Either way, in the span of a minute, this Danish Tour de France advertisement manages to perfectly encapsulate what it is to be a recreational cyclist.

In one form or another, we've all been there—struggling to get clipped into pedals after a stoplight, struggling to fit into an old cycling kit, and reveling in the sport's esoteric rituals, such as leg shaving and Lycra, that baffle the rest of the world.

Vive le Tour.​