A person discovered a novel approach to suggest to hisÂ girlfriendÂ of three years after spelling out the phrases â€œMarry meâ€ on a 15.7 mile lengthy bike route.
Jon Blaze, from Texas, USA, used theÂ StravaÂ app â€“Â a GPS service which information biking and working routes on a map â€“ to hold out the proposal to girlfriend (and now fianceÃ©) Thao Nguyen.
After an hour-and-a-half lengthy cycle experience (in accordance with the Strava app information), Blaze acquired down on one knee and proposed to Nguyen.
Sharing the picture of the biking route onÂ Reddit, Blaze wrote: â€œI went on a motorbike experience with my GF and confirmed her a pleasant shock on the finish of our experience. She mentioned YES!â€
The submit has up to now obtained over 8,000 upvotes from fellow Reddit customers.
The couple, who co-manage theÂ InstagramÂ account @biking.couple, additionally shared a candy image of them collectively shortly after their engagement.
Blaze later instructed US information broadcaster ABC Information of his nerves main as much as the proposal.
â€œI used to be nervous the whole experience, all the way in which as much as the place I acquired down on my knees, and was very relieved when it was throughout,â€ he mentioned.
The proposal has seemingly fuelled the pairâ€™s love for biking. The identical day as they introduced their engagement information, they shared an image of them partaking in Essential Mass â€“ a month-to-month biking occasion in Houston, Texas which takes place over two hours.
Whereas Blazeâ€™s proposal was definitely out of the atypical, heâ€™s not at all the primary to drag off an unconventional marriage request.
Earlier this 12 months,Â Avengers-obsessed Ashley FordÂ shared how she proposed to her fellow fan and now-husband Kelly with a collectors ring.