Obsession Bikes North Vancouver


Bike service

How long have you been riding bikes for?
27 years (since the age of 2).

What was your first bike?
CCM 12″ bike but the first real bike was a 2001 Giant AC1.

What was your favourite bike?
S-Works Enduro and Specialized Camber.

What do you love about bikes?
Although they are becoming far more complicated I love the simple mechanical nature of bikes without the need for electronics in this day and age. They are also capable of taking you to some amazing places in the world not to mention how much fun they can be to ride.

How long in the bike business?
10 years.

What’s your favourite / Ride / Race / Trail / place?
Ride: Riding around Australia on a 5 month touring trip.
Race: Cheakamus Challenge and Spakwus.
Trail: Flow Trail 1-6, a six section trail in Santa Cruz where each shop is responsible for a section and totals 5.8km. Super fast, flowy, long, big berms, big tables, tight tree sections and warm temperatures most of the year.

What do you love about the bike business?
It has lots of fun down to earth bike people.

What are your top 3 skills related to working at Obsession?
1. Organization
2. Analytics/Small Details
3. Very tech savvy; Product/Specification knowledge

If you were to travel on a bike anywhere in the world where would that be?
I’d really like to travel to France, road ride up Alpe d’Huez then swap bikes at the top and mountainbike down the 14,000 ft mountain.

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