Thursday, November 6, 2014

Wheelmen Rider Spotlight #2: Ryan Mostofi

Ryan Mostofi.

     In an attempt to become well acquainted with the 2014-15 Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Wheelmen community, Ryan Mostofi marks the second rider spotlight. The following information was provided as a set list of questions, which Mostofi promptly answered. All responses are unedited.

How long have you been a member of the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Wheelmen or Wheelwomen?
This is my first quarter part of the Cal Poly Wheelmen.

What is your favorite part of the Wheelmen and cycling, in general?
The adventure, going on long rides and visiting new places in the county.

What cycling disciplines are you involved with?
Road cycling.

Please describe your favorite San Luis Obispo ride.
My favorite ride is to Avila Beach, it is a calm and level ride that takes you to a beautiful beach front

What are you interested in accomplishing, with the Wheelmen, throughout 2014 and 2015?
I hope to become a better cyclist in sprinting and endurance.

What are you studying at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo?
Currently studying Aerospace Engineering.

What is your favorite genre of music and your favorite song?
Favorite genres include jazz and alternative rock.

Do you prefer “SLO Donut Company” or “Old West Cinnamon Rolls”?
SLO Donut Company.

Please provide us with one interesting fact about yourself.
German silver medalist olympian Ralf Bissdorf coached me in fencing.

Aside from cycling and education, what occupies your time?
I spend most of my time mentoring Atascadero High School’s robotics team to design and build robots.