|Team||Liv Racing Collective|
|Birth date||January 4, 1989|
|Birthplace||Glendale, AZ, USA|
|What are some of your favorite places to ride locally?|
Favorite Scenic Routes: Black Forest, Garden of the Gods, Rampart Range (dirt therapy) Training: Cheyenne Canyon.
|What is your specialty on the team/ what is the main cycling discipline you ride/race?|
|What are some of your notable cycling career results and/or achievements?|
- 2x Paralympic Gold Medalist
- 3x World Champion medaled
- 32 of 34 race starts
|What's your favorite Liv bike?|
Langma because I love to climb everything. It handles fast decents and sharp corners with ease all the while being light and responsive.
|What is your favorite Liv gear? Why do you love it?|
Rev Pro MIPS helmet. I have a really small head and for the longest time could never find an adult helmet that fit. Having have had brain surgery and a subsequent acquired brain injury I know how important it is to protect our brains. Finally having a high quality helmet option made for women is so important to me.
|How did you get into cycling?||I was introduced to cycling by a woman when I was in college.|
|I am committed to...|
spreading kindness, achieving equity for disabled athletes, protecting the earth.
|What piece of advice would you give to your 13-year-old self?||You will grow to be a strong, fierce and independent woman when you stop trying to impress others and use your platform and voice for what you believe.|
|Why do you ride?|
I ride for adventure, competition, passion and breaking barriers.
|Who inspires you?|
I am inspired by Kathrine Switzer, Amelia Armstrong and my late grandmother.
|What's your secret talent?|
I can still do an arial (cartwheel with no hands)