Profiled: November, 2003.
Name: Dawn Lyons.
Nickname: Super Dawn.
Live: Long Beach (The LBC).
Job: Stock Broker.
How long have you been mountain biking? 3.5 years.
First mountain bike? Trek VRX 300.
Current mountain bike? The same Trek VRX 300.
How often do you ride? 3 or 4 a week plus I take spin classes 5 times a week.
Your favorite riding spot? Fullerton Loop.
Do you race? Yes.
What’s your best race finish? I won the California State Championship this year.
What’s your best crash? Big Bear, I was doing a down hill run and endoed off a table top jump and crashed hard. I got up and headed down hill and endoed again! This time I broke a rib.
What was the last thing you bought for your bike? A derailleur hanger.
What’s your favorite beverage? Red Bull and Vodka or Dr. Pepper, it’s a tough call.
What’s one thing that you’ve learned from mountain biking? How to tape of your injuries.
What’s your favorite trail snack? ProMax chocolate mint bars.
If you had a $100 burning a hole in your pocket right now, what would you buy? I’ll buy a new stem.