Profiled: May, 2008.
Name: Joann Rayos.
Job: Project Accountant.
How long have you been mountain biking? 2 years.
First mountain bike? Trek Fuel EX 8 (2005).
Current mountain bike? Trek Fuel EX 8 (2005).
How often do you ride? 2 times a week or so.
Your favorite riding spot? Cholla at Aliso.
Do you race? Minimally.
What’s your best race finish? 2nd place.
What’s your best crash? El Moro, at the deep V section before Deer Canyon. Over the handle bars and skid on shoulder/side. Ouch.
What was the last thing you bought for your bike? New saddle.
What’s your favorite beverage? Sparks.
What’s your favorite trail snack? Cliff bars (chocolate brownie) and Cliff shots (strawberry).
What’s one thing that you’ve learned from mountain biking? Anger = perseverance. And, working out can be fun with your friends.
If you had a $100 burning a hole in your pocket right now, what would you buy? Monkey lite handlebars.