With a life long passion for bicycles, Sven has a long history of involvement in cycling. He began a decade of working in his local bike shop at the age of 13 and started BMX racing in 1979 and had a winning record in local & regional races through the early ’80s.
When mountain bikes (MTB) were introduced at the bike shop in the ’80s he hit the trails. and competed in several Killington VT triathlons and won his first MTB trials competition at Mount Snow VT in the 90’s.
Sven now competes in year round MTB cross-country & endurance racing and participates in club rides and MTB festivals. He is an active JORBA member, helps maintain trails and is involved in the local MTB community.