I got started riding: Bought a 1988 Raleigh Grand
Prix Sea Mist Green because the Olympic team road it.
Italian (Ariel) who owned the LBS in Rancho Penasquitos
built it up had that bike till the late 90s.
Why I love to ride:
It's my therapy. You can only go as fast or slow as
you want. There's no rush, no vying for a lane.
Bikes that I have:
Gary Fisher XCaliber 29er, Focus Raven MTB,
Specialized Tarmac, Focus Izalco
Favorite bike racing
idol?: Marco Pantani.
Mulholland Challenge (definitely put into perspective
what I can do)
My future goals:
Furnace Creek 508 finisher, Ultra Endurance
Outside of cycling
interests?: There are things outside of cycling?
Sleeping, surfing, robotics,
stories/facts about me?: 90% of my crashes have
Notable Achievements &
Results?: Missed the Platinum award in my first
Tour De Tucson by 32 seconds. 32 f'ing seconds. Also I
crashed out of my first crit in the second to last lap.
Never raced a crit again, yet.