Thursday, December 24, 2009
ERGON ANNOUNCEMENT OF 2010 SUPPORTED TEAMS AND RIDERS!
Team Topeak-Ergon USA (CO, GA)
Team Niner-Ergon (CO, AZ, SoCal)
Team 2-Epic (UT)
Team PAValleys.com (PA)
Team EVOMO (SoCal)
Team MTBracenews.com (UT)
NORCO Factory Team (BC, Canada)
Team Bach Builders (CO)
Team MtbBikeRiders.com (SoCal)
Café:ine Racing (GA)
Team Yeti Beti (CO)
Team Troupe Racing (SoCal)
Team EXPO (WI)
Team Kenda MTB (Nationwide)
Team Big Wheel Racing (CO, UT)
Dynamic Physical Therapy Cycling Team (WV)
Team KUHL (UT)
NUUN-Feed The Machine (SoCal)
Team Sorella Cycling (GA)
Team Little Ades (IL)
Team GFK Racing (VA)
Team Faster Mustache (GA)
Team Fast Forward Racing (PA)
Team Xtreme Outfitters Mtb Race Team (NorCal)
Team Ripon College MTB Team (WI)
Team EWR / ACR-eyes.com (PA)
Friday, December 11, 2009
Gunnar has been racing for 20+ years. A former pro with Diamondback, and known as the Beast of the East. The Beast certainly hasn't slowed down much!
Name. - Gunnar P. Shogren
Hometown. - Morgantown, WV
Favorite preparation method for coffee. - French Press
Favorite color - Blue... no Green. Ahhhh!
Career Highlights -
* Winning a MTB race in China, then getting out of China.
* Getting 3rd at one stage of the original Sea Otter, Pro Class, beat
Johnny T. and *all* but two others.
* Way too many others.
Would you eat a earth worm for $100? - I would eat earth, but not the worm.
Approaching her 9th years of racing.
Name - Betsy Shogren (aka Bunny)
Hometown - Morgantown, WV
Career Highlight or favorite moment on a bike? - With gunnar on the railtrail on my commute home from work.
Favorite food - Cheetos, corn chowder
Favorite movie. - Young Frankenstein
Would you eat a earth worm for $100? - Heck No! GO VEG!
Favorite bike you have ever owned? - Schwinn High Plains aka Wanda (my first bike of my own)
Fast, Smart and he is single ladies! Chris began racing as a junior in 1991 and raced for the Cannondale Factory Team, Schwinn and Proflex Factory regional teams during those years. Chris is a multitasker, he balanced training, racing, and working in shops while going to college in the early days. After attaining two masters degrees, he now is a History teacher in the Washington, DC area.
Name - Chris McGill aka. Goose aka Chrissy
Hometown - Washington, DC
Favorite food - Thai. GO VEG
Favorite movie - BMX Bandits
What is on your iPod right now? - from Bach to Slayer
Your hero? - Lincoln, MLK, JFK, Evel K.
"I take pride in being a friendly and approachable personality on the race circuit, always happy to take time to talk about bikes, strategy, training, or anything else to anyone who wants to talk."
Name - Robert M. Loehr
Hometown - Morgantown, WV
Your Favorite Superhero? - The Tick
Would you eat a earth worm for $100? - Without hesitation
What is on your iPod right now? - A lot of The The bands (The White Stripes, The Vines, The Strokes, The Hives, The Zombies, etc)
Stay at home manwife. Spend my day Pledging the floors, vacuuming up dog hair, dusting, laundry and dishes. While my wife Gina brings home the bacon.
Name - J.R. Petsko aka. Fatboy
Favorite food - Chicken Tacos from Hellbenders
Favorite movie - Star Wars
What is on your iPod right now? - More like what is not on there.
Would you eat a earth worm for $100? - Yes, I am poor!