Mike Cottle

Ed swings wrenches and keeps the stoke high at our Robinson store.

What do you love about riding and/or running?
Getting outside and going places.

What are your non-cycling interests?
Fix cars, Build stuff, Y’know, mechanic things

What bike do you currently ride?
Giant Fathom 27.5, S&M LAF, Charge Cooker 29, ’91 Schwinn Duosport.

What shoes do you run in?
Whatever I’m wearing when the fuzz shows up lol

What experience do you have in the industry?
13 years of mechanic experience, 3 years as service manager, product training from SRAM, Shimano, Campagnolo, Specialized, Hayes, RockShox, Park Tool, and Mavic.

Where is your favorite place to ride or run?
Frick park, because it has the most varied selection of terrain per square mile of any trail system I’ve ridden.

Who or what inspires you?
I find inspiration in almost everything.

Who would you most like to swap places with for a day?
Elon Musk

Somewhere you’ve never been, but would love to visit?

If you were a crayon, what color would you be?
That’s classified

Tell us anything interesting!
Male platypuses have venomous claws in their hind legs

How long have you been working at PB+R?
About 4 years total (non-sequentially)

What kind of riding and/or running are you into?
Mostly MTB, Some BMX, Commuting, Bikepacking.