Don Kessel

How long have you been riding? Since 1986

What was your first bike? Specialized Hard Rock

What is your favorite bike you currently own? Trek Fuel EX8

What is your favorite bike you no longer own? 2003 Litespeed Arenberg

What is your favorite local trail or ride? Dairy Ridge

What is your favorite trail or ride (not necessarily local) that not a lot of people here know about? Cp Tuscazoar Bolivar OH

What is your proudest bike moment or favorite bike memory? Finishing 3rd I’m my age Class at Iceman Cometh

What do you hope SAMBA accomplishes this year? In the next five years? Engage existing members to become more engaged
5 years Establish Diary Ridge and Croft as a mountain biking destination .



Don Kessel