Sram Spotlight: Jed Schober
Meet one of our Pro riders and Assistant Team Manager, Jed Schober.
Hometown: Lancaster, PA
Number of Years Racing: 17
Race Bike Setup: Carbon XTC with Gripshift, Trance SX 27.5
Riding Strength: Climbing and Rock Gardens
Favorite Race Course: Greenbrier, MD
Favorite Place to Ride: Rothrock State Forest
What is your “Ride Life”?
My “Ride Life” is having the ability to see and experience special places, that you simply can’t experience from a car, and that are difficult and time consuming to reach by foot.
What do you want to be if you grow up?
Any advice for young riders?
Force yourself to ride slow sometimes.
Best part about racing mountain bikes?
Traveling, friends, and post-race brewski’s!
Tight Jeans or Baggy: Baggy
Big Spoon or Little Spoon:
Big, especially for cereal.
What was your best Halloween costume?
“The MAD Scientist”
Deer and Squirrels
Your Best Cycling Hack/Tip?
Not recommended, but it is possible to finish a ride with a branch-spliced chainstay