Bryan Pack mountain bikes at Mohican State Park

Q&A: Combo Vice President: Bryan “Packman” Pack

If you mountain bike in Central Ohio, then you owe a lot to Bryan Pack.  He has been involved in Combo, the Central Ohio Mountain Bike Organization, for 9 years and has served in leadership roles for most of that time. Bryan is passionate about mountain biking.  But, he doesn’t just spend all of his…

Sport Masters sprint at Lake Hope State Park in 2014

My Race Rival Speaks: Bill Mickey Q&A

Last season, my main goal was to try and win my sport division in the Ohio Mountain Bike Championship Series.  I trained hard, but one obstacle stood in my way – Bill Mickey. Damn you Mickey!!!  (Imagine me waving an angry fist in the air) At the beginning of the season, he blew me away…

Jeff Rupnow races his mountain bike

MTB Racer Profile: Jeff Rupnow Q&A

Jeff Rupnow is a very prolific racer.  He is on the Paradise Garage Racing team and has attended every OMBC race over the last two seasons.  Jeff loves to compete.  He has been a staple on the podium this season in the Expert 35+ division and I wanted to learn a little bit more about…