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Austin, Texas - 27 years in the Industry
James is a Professional Bicycle Mechanic working locally and for teams and athletes around the world.
Favorite Quote: "it's not mechanical, your bike won't hustle if you aint got the muscle" - JS 1995
Follow James on Instagram @instanfill
Random PBMA fact, James has been to more places than he can remember or roughly 22 countries.
Ashland Oregon - Pedaling bikes since 2008
B is an instructor at United Bicycle Institute
B says she likes listening to people who don't have the correct words for things but are able to use the beautiful poetry of language to community what they mean. "I got my 'hang-down' stuck in my wheel 'strings'"
PBMA Fact: B used to be called a "professional student" by her co-workers
Follow B on Instagram @b_likethletter
Westlake Village, California - in the industry since 1985
Win is the owner and operator of Win's Wheels, a successful service only shop.
Favorite Quote: "Slow is Smooth, Smooth is Fast"
Follow Win on Instagram @winswheels
Because it matters Win has proven that his quote is true winning the Interbike Mechanics Challenge 2-years in a row! Win has also been a mechanic in the service of some of the biggest teams in the sport at the World Tour level.
Edward Reynolds III
Winston-Salem, North Carolina - Working in shops since 1993
Ed is the Service Manager at Clemmons Bicycle Inc
Favorite Quote: "I postpone death by living, by suffering, by error, by risking, by giving, by losing". -Anais Nin
A kid at heart, Ed's favorite place is Disneyworld
Fuquay Varina, NC - In the Industry since 2010
Danielle owns and runs Torrenti Cycles, an independent mobile bicycle business
Favorite Quote: "The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do" - Amelia Earhart
Follow Danielle Instagram @torrenticycles
PBMA factoid. Danielle is a homesteader
Seattle, Washington - An industry insider since 1970
Ric is the Resident evangelist at Wheel Fanatyk
"The bicycle wheel is the cleverest contrivance in all of human engineering," Ric H
Ric on the web: www.wheelfanatyk.com
Random PBMA fact, Ric's favorite place is 3mi up west side of Naciamento-Fergusson Rd
Asheville, North Carolina - In the industry since 1992
Jenny is the owner, operator, instructor, janitor and groundskeeper at Appalachain Bicycle Institute
"don't take yourself too seriously, but take what you do very seriously"
-unknown (but might be Audrey Hepburn)
Follow Jenny on Instagram @jennykallista
So it's clear Jenny's favorite food is Middle Eastern
Denver, Colorado - 32 years in the Industry
Paralympic Cycling Team Mechanic, Denver CO
Favorite Quote: "What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do." --Bob Dylan
Follow Steve on Instagram @bikemechanicsteve
When he's not traveling with the Paralympic Team you can also find Steve supporting the racers from the Amy D Development Foundation