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.

Comments

Leave A Comment

Recent Posts

 
5 Ways OTH Can Help You Win at Parenting
by Carrie and Todd Lundell It was seven years ago when we found ourselves toeing the line for our first mountain bike race. We can’t recall exactly how we learned about Over the Hump—then just a fledging little race series with big ambitions—but there we were on the starting line. Although we were both fairly
Five Ways to Train Smarter This Offseason
By Sean Swopes, PT, DPT, CSCS Rausch Physical Therapy & Sports Performance While most people take the offseason to train for a better “next year,” Mountain Bike-PT Sean Swopes explains why you should spend some time out of the saddle and try a few other methods to improve your performance and overall health. — You
PB Creative Bike Photos for Sale from Tuesday August 23
Phil Beckman shoots all over the place, and makes all kinds of friends in the Bike World.  So it goes without saying that he captures some of the best action shots we’ve ever seen, and we’re so stoked to collaborate with Phil @ PB Creative. Imagine your friends sitting in your living room, or clients
Race #12 Recap – Last Race 2016
Well folks, this is it for the 2016 season and we are all still buzzing with excitement from the closing ceremonies at OTH.  This season was the first season including the New Intermediate Class and it was a HUGE HIT!  Thank you to everyone for making this year the best Over the Hump series yet!! Featured
Kids racers 6-8 years old win a fat bike Tuesday
Stampede Bikes is offing up a 20 Inch Fat Bike that retails for $489 and YOU can win! Stampede Bikes is giving away a 20 Inch Fat Bike this Tuesday, August 22nd to a kid 6-8 years old.  Check it out: Rules Every boy and girl racing this Tuesday is entered!!! Winner announced at Linked Cycling tent after awards are distributed.
The Path Bike Shop Hosts Over the Hump Finale Tuesday
Hey who said racing has to be TOO Serious? Everyone wins big this week as The Path Bike Shop Hosts Over the Hump Finale Tuesday. If you’re not having fun at OTH, you’re not trying hard enough! Throw on your grass skirt and let’s HULA with this week’s featured shop The Path Bike Shop! Schedule:
mautic is open source marketing automation