|Birthdate||January 1, 1979|
|Hometown||Bend, Oregon, USA|
Primarily Off-road: Cross Country, Marathon, Gravel, and Cyclocross. A few road races for good measure.
|What is your biggest cycling achievement?|
Being a student of the sport and refining my craft; Becoming a cyclist; Being a part of Liv Racing; My first UCI cyclocross win; Racing Cape Epic; Standing on the Nationals Marathon MTB podium, twice; Being an ambassador of the sport and a mentor to others.
|What is your biggest non-cycling achievement?|
Living with integrity, each and every day.
|Do you have another job outside of racing?|
In addition to being part of Liv Racing, I am a cycling coach, lead training camps and work with athletes and businesses to share their messages of environmental sustainability and corporate responsibility.
|What is your professional goal for 2020?|
Be competitive each and every time I toe the line, utilize my fitness and skills to showcase the capabilities of Liv what can be accomplished surrounded by an outstanding team, to provide support to my teammates and propel equality in the sport of cycling forward.
|What do you love about cycling?|
The process of continual improvement - mind and body working in sync to do the things you once thought you could not do.
|Why do you love riding for Liv?|
A rising tide lifts all boats. At Liv, we rise together, challenging one another to push our limits and reach the next level of achievement.
|What is your favorite place to travel?|
Anywhere with brilliant landscapes, miles of trails and gravel roads, and good coffee. The Methow Valley is one such place. I also dream of riding bikes in Italy!
|What is your favorite food?|
Anything leafy and green, especially when it comes from the garden. And carrot cake.
|Who is (are) your favorite riding partner(s)?|
All of them! Each one of them has something to teach, and something to learn.
|"When I'm not riding my bike, I'm ______!"|
Spending time with my husband Ben and our pup, Piper! Hiking, skiing, climbing, cooking, working and dreaming big dreams.
|Words you live by...|
be kind. stay vigilant. keep showing up.