Shequaya is a Pittsburgher who started out cycling as a means of transportation. Biking has taken her places further than she could have initially imagined... traveling, being a mentor, community leader (PMTCC), and learning the importance of relationships through cycling.

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What is the main cycling discipline you ride/race?

Road

Favorite Liv or Giant bike?

The EnviLiv Advanced Pro 0 Disc

How did you get into cycling?

by commuting

Why is the Black Foxes' mission important to you?

Representation Matters. We need to see more faces like ours behind and in front of the screen. Shaping the stories, sharing knowledge, and showing people that so much is possible for "us".

Where is your favorite place to ride?

California (LA)

You’re on a road trip to your favorite riding spot. Are you listening to a podcast or music? What’s on your playlist?

Both!

Music:

  • I will hit shuffle on my music library and see what comes

Playlists:

If you could choose a person to ride with (anywhere in the world, living or not living), who would it be?

Justin Williams & Marianne Vos

What would you say to a non-cyclist or someone who is just getting into the sport to encourage them?

Enter at your level and do not get into the comparison game. Comparison is the thief of joy!

Do you have a favorite cycling tip to share?

Keep your head on a swivel and enjoy the ride.

Words you live by...

Progress not perfection.