Katie is a Liv Giant Team Rider and a well respected professional mountain bike athlete with a background in freeriding and downhill racing. Katie has represented the USA at World Cup and national events, and is well recognized for her style doing big airs, backflips, and other big lines. Katie graduated from University of Colorado with a Bachelor of Arts and has a Capilano Diploma in Destination Resort Management from Capilano University. She's travelled to over 40 countries and 50 states, and has travelled around the world in a boat. Katie is the lead women's guide for mountain bike adventure trips with Global Epix, and is actively involved with the organization Right to Play that encourages kids in developing countries to be active and play.
Mountain Bike Career Highlights include:
-2012 US Grand Prix Champion
-2010 UCI Pan American Champion
-Jumped a trophy truck on live TV
-Video host for Pinkbike and NSMB
-Started Love to Ride with Specialized
-Writer for Decline Magazine
-Featured in all major mountain bike media publications
Her sponsors include: Liv Giant, Smith Optics, DT Swiss, Camelback, Sram and Sombrio.
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