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Motivational Monday with Kristin

Motivational Monday with Kristin

What is your name and location? Kristin Apotsos, Melbourne Beach, Florida What type of cycling do you enjoy? Cyclocross, mountain biking, riding bikes to school with my 2 kids, I want to like road cycling What is your first cycling memory? I felt like a hot shot when I was given my neighbor’s robin egg blue Schwinn with a sparkly banana seat. Several years later,…

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Motivational Monday with Suzanne E.

Motivational Monday with Suzanne E.

What is your name and location? Suzanne E. San Diego California What type of cycling do you enjoy? Road, Track and baby trailer park hopping What is your first cycling memory? I was four and the much bigger neighbor kid got a banana seat bike with ape hangers. I asked to try it. I could barely reach the pedals and I could not touch the…

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Motivational Monday with Jessica

Motivational Monday with Jessica

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Jessica Schilling, Boulder, CO WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Road and recreational WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? My itty-bitty blue sparkly Schwinn with the blue-and-white streamers! WHO INSPIRES YOU TO RIDE, AND BETTER YET WHY? Who … well, I live in a town full of cyclists, and seeing folks on bikes around me all the time is…

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Motivational Monday with Julia

Motivational Monday with Julia

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Julia, Gainesville, FL WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? All: Road, MTB, multi-use trails with the family WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? Crashing on my banana seat bike in the second grade and getting stitches from splitting my lip on that big Y frame handle bar!! Good times! WHO INSPIRES YOU TO RIDE, AND BETTER YET WHY? Myself,…

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Motivational Monday with Cheri

Motivational Monday with Cheri

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Cheri Felix Boulder, CO WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Mountain Biking WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? My ten speed when I was like 10? But the one I’ll never forget is when I was roped into going out with 6 or 7 women friends. They lent me their bike and said, “You’ll like it.” I wasn’t so…

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Motivational Monday with JJ

Motivational Monday with JJ

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? JJ, south MPLS WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? I enjoy commuting, touring, alley cats, and I would like to try mountain biking! WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? I grew up on a farm. I was the oldest child, and we had a Schwinn Stingray out in one of the machine sheds. I got it out and asked…

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Motivational Monday with May

Motivational Monday with May

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? May Lauzon, Myrtle Beach, SC WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Triathlon/Shop & club group rides WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? You will be horrified to know that I did not ride a bike without training wheels until I was I believe EIGHT years old. I have some foggy recollections of my dad trying to teach me at…

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Motivational Monday with Lori

Motivational Monday with Lori

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Lori, North Carolina WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Road riding and mountain biking WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? Of course, learning to ride when I was 5 or 6. What really gave me the bug for riding the road…a friend and I went to ride Railroad Grade Road. It’s a 10-mile stretch of flat road all along…

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Motivational Monday with Nicole

Motivational Monday with Nicole

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Nicole in Memphis, TN WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? City cycling (commuting by bike), group rides with friends or my husband, light mountain biking WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? How about my most powerful cycling memory? I met my husband on my 1st metric century ride and he proposed on that same ride 2 years later. He…

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Motivational Monday with Alicia Vin Zant

Motivational Monday with Alicia

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Alicia Vin Zant, St. Paul Minnesota WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Cyclocross, and just getting out to ride. I’m thinking about trying out track this next year… WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? For Easter my mom would make clues from the easter bunny. It lead me to my very first two-wheel bike! It was pink with pompom…

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