Bryce Walls

Written by admin on December 10, 2019

My name Bryce
Since: 2018

First Job:
Parking cars in Ypsi as a kid, in high school I landscaped/ built decks and patios.

What is your other Other job(s)?
None currently, but I have had 20 other jobs.

What kind of riding do you do?
Lotta gravel and dirt roads.

Favorite bike?
My 1980’s Concord, made in Japan by Kuwahara steel

Favorite place to ride at home?
Iron Ore trail to Lakenenland and beyond.

Favorite place to ride outside of Marquette?
Exploring the dirt roads and along the railroad at home in Dexter I guess.

What

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Jon Savage

Written by admin on December 10, 2019

Written by admin on December 19, 2019

Head of slices/ ordering Pizza
Since: April 2019

First job? 
If you don’t count the family “shaved ice business”, it would be caddying.

Why did you get fired? 
Technically not fired, but was not invited back because I talked back too much.

What kind of riding do you do?
That’s a great question.

Favorite bike?
1988 Specialized stumpy, full rigid, full steel, full carbon.

Favorite place to ride at home?
Harlow Parlow.

Favorite place to ride outside of Marquette?
Chain of lakes trails.

What do you eat for lunch?
Slices, mountain

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×Connor Buntin×

Written by admin on December 18, 2018

Years at QSBS: Started August of ’17

Favorite bike: My Chromag Rootdown B.A

Favorite trail: HTP to Doug’s Back 9

Favorite trail not in Marquette: Cease and Desist – Bentonville, AR

Place ridden in: Washington, Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, Arkansas, Minnesota, the Mitten and da U.P of course!

Thing you aren’t good at fixing: Front derailleurs are tough.

Favorite thing to fix: Bottom brackets and brake bleeds.

Favorite rider : Chris Akrigg or Brian Dietcsch.

Shimano vs Sram: Shimano brakes, Sram drivetrain

Other shops worked at: Flower landscaper before.

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Spring Bike Check

Written by admin on February 8, 2017

 

A few things to think about as we prepare for SPRING.
Phil (the groundhog) said only 6 more weeks!!!!

Clean and Inspect whole Bike. Frame, rims, tires, cables and housing- ALL of it! Are the wheels properly installed? Cracks in the paint or broken parts? (not good)

Wheels. Hows the tread wear? Is there any sidewall damage? Are my tires tubeless? When was the sealant last refreshed? Loose spokes or dented rims?

Brakes. Is the lever feel even left and

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Erik Carlson

Written by admin on March 5, 2016

Position:  Owner/Operator

Years at QSBS: 6 ish…?

Favorite bike: Ever? –  Kona Explosif Hardtail.  Right now? – 2016 Fuel EX 29

Favorite trail:

McLovin and Dr.s tie for first.  Love those descents.

Favorite trail not in Marquette:

Reno/Flag/Bear/Deadman Loop, Crested Butte, Colorado.  It’s like 3 of the best trail rides in one… so good.

Place ridden in: California, Utah, Arizona, Colorado,  Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan,  North Carolina, Austria, Whistler Canada, France, Germany, Switzerland, Taiwan, Spain.

Thing you aren’t good at fixing: Canti brakes. They are dying for a reason…

Favorite thing to fix: Rock

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