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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Sports or Recreation
Occupation BIke Shop Guy / Coach
Location Holland, Michigan, United States
Introduction Mike has been the Mayor of Velo City ever since the shop's inception in '97. He's also the Co-National Head Coach as well as one of the West Michigan Cycling Coaches for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, proud papa of Katie Jo and Sam, lucky husband of Linda for 28 years and plays guitar in the Last Call Band which he co-founded some quarter of a century ago. One of his cycling claims to fame is that he can ride rollers while playing the banjo. He yearns to live in the desert someday but until then......he's here tryin' to do his part to save the world, one bike ride at a time.
Interests Bikes and bike folks, playin' music, hiking, the desert, cooking, climbing, people.
Favorite Movies Raising Arizona, Office Space, High Fidelity, Best of Show, The Big Lebowski.
Favorite Music Steve Earle, The Pogues, Lucinda Williams, Jim's Big Ego, Todd Snider, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes.
Favorite Books Anything by Cahill, Bryson, Abbey.

What reason do you have to believe the earth is flat?

I nearly rode off the edge one day.