Following his fathers footsteps, at age 6, David started his sporting lifestyle with competitive running and has been in motion ever since.
Ran his first 30k at age 10, & smashed a sub 32 minute 10k at 14 years old. Captain of the Track & Cross Country Teams at New Albany High School in Indiana, darting to a blistering 1:42.8 for 800 meters, national level 4:08 mile, and rounding out a sub 15 minute 5k on the grass. He picked up his lifelong athletic passion, Bike Racing, at age 14 and has been hammering ever since.
Cranked out more than 200,00 miles with fair share of victories, podiums, defeats, getting dropped countless times, hundreds of flats, spills, thrills, mishaps, & spent thousands of hours on in the saddle across all disciplines.
30+ seasons and still rolling, having pinned a race number on over 1800 times, which is 5+ consecutive YEARS of daily racing!
Everyday Bike: Specialzed Vengo Pro 2019
Other bikes: Cyfac Spirit, 1992 custom Cherry Bomb, Breezer Beltway 11
Wheels: Roval & HED Jet 60
Favorite Ride: Qinqhai Lake Region
Favorite Race: Tour of South China Seas or maybe Vuelta Zulia in Venezuela
Favorite Clothing: Verge Sport 2020 VENTI Sportif bibs
Muffin or Pastry: Scone
Liquid: Strong Coffee, cream no sugar
Chamois Creme: No, not needed
You can find me riding: In the gutter
Handcrafted in La Fuye, France, to celebrate the birth of my son Devin, blending old world craftsmanship with new era technologies, & displayed as a NAHBS show bike. Aggressive "Criterium" geometry, this Spirit features bi-laminate bottom bracket, silver fillet brazing, & custom paint.