‘Living the dream’ is something we all aspire to, yet few achieve. Riding bikes all day, never training, drinking coffee and beer, eating burgers, not shaving, and picking up a pay cheque for it sounds too good to be true. Most of us will never get to lead such a charmed life, but Spoke‘s good buddy Rad Ross Schnell definitely has it dialled.
The Grand Junction, Colorado native lives in one of the best MTB riding destinations in the US, gets to travel to all the world’s best trails (including some of his favourites here in New Zealand) and looking like an extra from Grizzly Adams while doing it with an attitude that is more ‘rider’ than ‘athlete’.
When was the last time you heard a pro rider say they weren’t worried about how much their bike weighs?