The Bicycle Chain staff are top notch.  

Dave

Dave

Dave B, Owner (24 years)

  • Number of current bikes: 7
  • Former runner (ran competitively in college).  Bike raced for many years.  I had the most success at Cyclocross but raced mtn and road too.  After 20 years competing I now ride my bike to stay fit. 
  • Bike Most Often Ridden: At the moment a Specialized cyclocross bike.  During the summer I rode an S Works Roubaix which is one of the nicest bikes I have ever ridden (and I have owned a lot of bikes in this job).
  • Favorite Bike Ride: Several: Biking my kids to school and then a relaxed ride to work.  MN River bottoms in Bloomington.  Lewis and Clark National forest in Montana.
  • Other interests: Nordic Skiing, sailing, dogs, Currently doing some volunteer coaching with the MYSL (MN Youth Ski League).

Current Staff: 

Bob M: Full time (about 14 years at the shop).  Road and Mtn biking. 

Josh L: Full time (about 15 years at the shop) . Road, Mtn, downhill, and dirt track riding.  Josh teaches snowboard lessons in the winter.

Dave B: Part time, retired from Medtronic.  Dave enjoys road, mtn, and commuting by bike.  He also enjoys nordic skiing.  

Emily B: Part time. Road and cross racing.  Raced at the international stage race in Canada this summer. She is off to college but hope to have her back in 2015.

Ethan F: Part time. Road, Mtn, and cross races.  Now studying physics at UW River Falls. 

Graham W: Triathlons are Graham's thing.  He is an IRONMAN.   

Jacob O: Full time seasonal.  Look for him coaching alpine skiing in the winter. 

Wanda D: Part time.  Retired from the Wind industry and now working in a different kind of renewable energy. Travels by bike whenever she can. 

Tim L: Worked here full time for many years.  Tim is back in school so we hope to have him around at least one day a week.  Tim gets around by bike and now is competing in ultra running events.

Wyatt F: Part time and official Bicycle Chain photographer. 

Jordan C: Part time.  Former pro road racer.  Now in college.

Isabel T: Part time