Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Wheelmen Rider Spotlight #11: Adam Evard

Although it has become a less frequent segment, in an attempt to become well acquainted with the 2014-15 Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Wheelmen community, Adam Evard marks the 11th rider spotlight. The following information was provided as a set list of questions that Evard formally answered. All responses are unedited.
Adam Evard. Photo credit: Adam Evard's Facebook profile. 
How long have you been a member of the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Wheelmen or Wheelwomen?
This year has been my first on the team and it has been great!

What does it mean to be a member of the Wheelmen community?
Being on the Wheelmen gives me the opportunity to hang out with and meet people, both on and off the bike, who I otherwise wouldn’t know. And there is always someone to ride with!

What cycling disciplines are you involved with?
I’m primarily a roadie. Sometimes I take my mountain bike out, and sometimes I just ride my road bike on dirt.
Adam Evard. Photo credit: Adam Evard's Facebook profile. 
Please describe your favorite San Luis Obispo ride.
I really like riding out to Huasna Valley.

What are you studying at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo?
Finishing up my second year of Mechanical Engineering

Spotify or iTunes? Let us know your favorite tracks.
Spotify. I tend to listen to a variety of stuff but usually lots of folk and Americana. Shakey Graves has been a favorite of mine for several years.

Vans or Converse?
Converse Hi-tops, Vans low tops

Sweet or savory?
Savory

Please provide us with one interesting fact about yourself.
I’m a twin! My sister goes to UC Davis.

Aside from cycling and education, what occupies your time?
I spend way too much time watching TV. Also I build bike frames with the Cal Poly Framebuilding Club.

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