Profiled: February, 2008.
Name: Alison Leslie.
Live: Toronto, Canada.
Job: Technology Consultant.
How long have you been mountain biking? Almost 4 years.
First mountain bike? Devinci Dragonfly.
Current mountain bike? Ellsworth Truth.
How often do you ride? In the winter NEVER, in the spring/summer/fall 3 – 4 times a week.
Your favorite riding spot? El Prieto in Pasadena and Durham Forest in Ontario, Canada.
Do you race? Yes.
What’s your best race finish? 1st place Beginner 2006 season and first place July 2007 – Hardwood Hills – 8 hour relay team and first place July 2007 – Killington Vermont – 24 hour relay team.
What’s your best crash? Canada Cup – June 2007 – just a minor face plant, nothing serious, but I couldn’t breathe for 5 minutes.
What was the last thing you bought for your bike? Hope seat collar.
What’s your favorite beverage? BOG :-)
What’s your favorite trail snack? Chocolate.
What’s one thing that you’ve learned from mountain biking? I want to move to Pasadena.
If you had a $100 burning a hole in your pocket right now, what would you buy? A plane ticket to LAX.