Gary Fisher Guest of JAX Bicycle Center at Over the Hump May 21

Jax Bicycle Center Presents Gary Fisher

May 21, 2013

 

IRVINE, CA April 5, 2013 – Jax Bicycle Center is proud to announce Gary Fisher as their special guest at the opening night of the Orange County OTH mountain bike race series, May 21, 2013!  Jax Bicycle Center is the presenting sponsor opening night.

The Over the Hump mountain bike race series is going into their 5th season this year.  Over the Hump welcomes riders of all skill levels from beginner to pro, making it a truly unique race series.  Whether you want to get your feet wet in the sport of mountain biking or you want to challenge yourself to the max, there is a race for everyone!

Jax Bicycle Center is excited to be sponsoring opening night for the 2013 race series and is pleased to have Gary Fisher as their special guest.  Fisher began racing road and track in the 60’s at the young age of 12.  During the 90’s Fisher went on to win the Masters’ XC National Title and the European TransAlp race.  Fisher’s imagination led to the innovation of mountain bikes that in turn, inducted him into the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame.  With creativity and an innovative spirit, Fisher designed a bicycle collection with Trek.  Trek manufactures and carries the Gary Fisher Collection that has included road, mountain, and town bicycles.

Stop by the Jax Bicycle Center tent to meet Gary Fisher, “The Founding Father of Mountain Bikes” and race side by side with a pioneer in the sport of mountain biking!  Gary Fisher loves riding, racing, building, and improving bicycles.

Jax Bicycle Center was established in 1971 and has become one of the most respected retail bicycle businesses in America.  Current owners, Dave and Liz Hanson have independently owned and operated Jax Bicycle Center for the past 15 years.  Recognized year after year as the region’s best bike shop by the OC Register, Jax Bicycle Center offers high quality products and services backed by the “Jax Promise.”  With 8 convenient locations in 3 counties Jax Bicycle Center is recognized as a Top 100 Bicycle Retailer, Top 10 Trek Dealer, and a Bicycle Friendly Business.

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