Meet Q…that’s right. We’ve renamed Quinn as “Q.” Sounds cool eh? We asked Q if he’d be interested in being part of the Commuter Profile, sho-nuff he obliged kindly. Read below!
How long have you been a bike commuter?
Commuter- just over a year. Cyclist – 11 yrs
What do you do and what city do you bike commute?
I am a Direct Support social worker.I live and commute in Reno, NV
Why did you start riding your bike to work and how long is your commute?
Gas and insurance costing Too much it is just as easy to get around town. I need to stay fit due to having Spina bifida.I have an 16 mile RT.
What kind of bikes do you have?
’08 Kona Jake, ’07 Raleigh XXIX,’02 Diamondback Sorrento
Any experience that you can share with us about ‘learning the hard way?
Get appropriate clothing before you end up taking a month off work, with a 10 day hospital stay due to pneumonia.
What do people say when you tell them that you are a bike commuter?
Aren’t you hot/cold? It must suck to have a disability and have to ride.
Anything that you want to share with us?
All my cycling buddies I’m known as Crash. Oh and the bike names- Frank- Franken-bike