James Wong

James Wong
Profiled: November, 2005.
Name: James Wong.
Age: 40.
Live: San Marino.
Job: Multimedia Designer.
How long have you been mountain biking? 15+ years.
Current mountain bike? Trek Liquid 25, Special Ed Stumpjumper M2 single-speed.
How often do you ride? Not enough.
Your favorite riding spot? Up Brown, then down El Prieto.
Do you race? Not anymore…Did for 3 seasons at Mammoth, Sea Otter and Big Bear.
What’s your best crash? I’ll never forget going over the bars on a bike shop test ride (my first experience with v-brakes).
What was the last thing you bought for your bike? Shimano SPD 959’s.
What’s your favorite beverage? Propel.
What’s your favorite trail snack? Peanut Butter Crunch Cliff Bar.
What’s one thing that you’ve learned from mountain biking? Don’t fall.
If you had a $100 burning a hole in your pocket right now, what would you buy? Specialized Hotrock for my almost 3yr old daughter.