Profiled: October, 2004.
Name: John Khao.
Live: San Gabriel, CA.
Job: Movie Screener.
How long have you been mountain biking? 7 years.
First mountain bike? Voodoo Hoodoo.
Current mountain bike? Depends on the day of the week. ( I have a few).
How often do you ride? Twice a week.
Your favorite riding spot? Mammoth Mountain.
Do you race? Maybe once a year to see how slow I am.
What’s your best race finish? 4th.
What’s your best crash? Fullerton loop. I broke my collar bone in 2 places and I also broke a rib. The doc was impressed.
What was the last thing you bought for your bike? New wheel.
What’s your favorite beverage? Rockstar energy drink.
What’s one thing that you’ve learned from mountain biking? The ground hurts.
What’s your favorite trail snack? Beer.
If you had a $100 burning a hole in your pocket right now, what would you buy? New tires.