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Mathieu's Cycle & Fitness Race Team

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MEET OUR RIDERS

Casey Beaudoin

2018 Racing Age: 41 (ew)

Residence: Fayette, Maine

Where I go Monday Morning: Mathieu’s Cycle and Fitness (usually Farmingdale)

Racing Discipline(s) & Category(s): Triathlon-all distance, MTB-whatever is going on

# of Years Racing: 5

# of Bikes Owned: Not quite enough. 5 that I’m willing to admit to: Specialized Ruby, Blue Triad, Felt 780, Trek Fuel EX 8, Specialized Hellga

Favorite Bike: Whichever bike I’m on.

Favorite Trail or Ride: Whichever trail or ride I’m on.

Non-Cycling Interests/Hobbies: Who has time or money for these? Family, swimming, running, camping, sewing, reading. I don’t know. Fun stuff.

Summary: I’m not fast, but I’m not usually last. Usually. I started running 5 years ago and that led to a triathlon which led me straight down the cycling rabbit hole. I love all types of bikes and riding and LOVE to see people excited about bikes and biking. The fitness, confidence and friends that I have gained through cycling have changed my life for the better and I am so grateful to have found it!

Paul Denis Race Team Bio

Paul Denis

2018 Racing Age: 61

Residence: Fairfield, Me.

Where do I go Monday morning: Mathieu’s Cycle

Racing Category / Discipline: Road, Cyclocross, MTB Masters Cat 3

# of Years Racing: 24 years

# of bikes owned: 5

Favorite Bike: Specialized Tarmac

Favorite Trail / Ride: Sugarloaf Century with the team-mates

Non-Cycling Hobbies: weight training, chasing the dog,  proud grandpa

Summary: I LIKE CROSS!.

Jamie Dexter

2018 Racing Age: 46

Residence: Oakland, ME

Racing Discipline(s) & Category(s): Cat 3 Mountain Bike

# of Years Racing: 5

# of Bikes Owned: 3

Favorite Bike: Specialized Fuse Expert Carbon

Favorite Trail or Ride: Bond Brook or any Tandem ride with my beautiful wife

Non-Cycling Interests/Hobbies: Coaching Youth Athletics, weight training & spending time with my kids

Summary– I participated in Mountain Bike Racing way back in the early 90’s and fell in love with the sport. Spent some time away from the sport raising a family and a year ago started getting myself active again. To me there is nothing better than participating along side a group of Great Friends that are as passionate about cycling as YOU are.

Jerry hart

2018 Race Age: 43

Residence: Waterville, ME

Where I go Monday Morning: Next construction site

Racing Discipline: Road, Mountain, Cyclocross

# years Racing: 8

# of Bikes Owned: 6 Cannonade Evo Supersix, Specialized Carve, Specialized Fat Boy, Ridley X-Fire, Specialized SS, Specialized Epic

Favorite Bike: Cannondale Supersix EVO

Favorite Ride: Anything that will challenge me

Non-Cycling Interests/ Hobbies: Ice hockey, crossfire, Obstacle course races, coaching, kayaking

Summary: I like to stay active and be as competitive as I can possibly be.

dave greeley bio

Dave Greeley

2018 season racing age: 51

Residence: Readfield, ME

Racing Category/Discipline: Cross Country Mountain Bike: Expert/ Cat2 USA

Cycling

# of years racing: 25 years

Favorite Bike: The Next One!

Favorite Trail / Ride: Something with Flow! Like Riverwood at Kingdom Trails

VT

Non-Cycling Interest: Hmmmm, non-cycling….not easy haha. Snowmobiling,

Boating, Camping.

Summary: I Started racing in the early days of Mountain Biking, (1993) after

taking a hiatus from racing, I got back into the scene 5 years ago. Racing today is such a great experience with great friends and modern equipment making it even more enjoyable. I hope to be able to continue riding and racing for many, many years to come. Cycling is life.

Ian Wilson Bio

Ian Wilson

2018 Racing Age: 52

Residence: Winslow, ME

Racing Discipline(s) & Category(s): Road Racing Cat 4, Cyclocross Cat 4, Sport

Mountain Bike

# of Years Racing: 3

# of Bikes Owned: 5 (Specialized Tarmac road bike, Specialized Epic mountain

bike, Specialized Rockhopper mountain bike, Specialized Crux cyclocross bike &

Surly Pugsley fat bike

Favorite Bike: Tarmac

Favorite Trail or Ride: Pacific Coast Highway in Northern Cali

Non-Cycling Interests/Hobbies: Is there such a thing?

Summary: If I don’t suffer it wasn’t a good ride. Ride to live, live to ride.

Trafton Teague Bio

Trafton Teague

2017 Racing Age: 35

Residence: Fairfield, Me.

Where do I go Monday morning: Teague Distributors Inc

Racing Category / Discipline: Road

# of Years Racing: 2

# of bikes owned: 2 (Specialized Tarmac and Mountain Bike) *My wife is a much better mountain biker than I am*

Favorite Bike: Specialized Tarmac

Favorite Trail / Ride: Any road ride with lots of hills

Non-Cycling Hobbies: Hiking, camping, cross country skiing, Anything Outside

Summary: I first got into cycling with a purchase of a hybrid bike 4 years ago. I soon realized that I had a passion for the road so I got a traditional road bike and

haven’t stopped pedaling since. Bikes are cool.

Race & Event Reports

Ian Wilson starts the season with a win!

  Huge thank you to the race organizers at the Rangeley Fat Bike Loppet. First place finish in the nordic long course--I felt better than I expected. I guess the Bkool and Zwift workouts really do help. Mathieu's Cycle has been great about support and advice for...

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Ian Wilson racing New England cross season

Long delayed shout-out to Mathieu's in Oakland for all the great race support during the cyclocross season. After doing a lot of slipping in the rain and mud at Minuteman CX in Lancaster, MA, the shop helped to convert my wheels to tubeless. What a difference!  Quad...

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Mark Schnepel storms the podium at Mt. Snow

What a great way to end the amazing 2017 ESC downhill season. I am very happy with my 2nd place finish at Mt. Snow and 3rd overall in the 40-49 CAT 1 series this year. The weather was absolutely perfect and track was fast and fun. During Saturday practice, I got...

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