Sunday, June 5, 2011

Tom Ritchey of Ritchey Bicycle Components has a long history of cycling

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Tom Ritchey at age 11 with his first good bicycle. His father taught him how to repair tubular tires, and he paid the whole $99.00 cost of this bicycle by repairing tubulars for a local bike shop when he was in the 5th grade.

Ritchey on the way to winning the Marin Critterium

On the cover of Bicycling Magazine in 1981, the cover of the first national cycling magazine that featured mountain biking!

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