Lindsey Richter Voreis grew up in Portland, OR and started racing mountain bikes in 1996 as a means to stay in shape while she sat at a desk working in advertising and PR. She fell in love with the freedom mountain biking brought into her life, but also fell in love with the challenges, frustrations and excitement. She currently travels North America teaching women's mountain bike clinics: Liv Ladies AllRide: Powered by SRAM with the mission to show women how mountain biking can change their lives. She is passionate about the symmetry between mountain biking and life and has a unique style of teaching that helps women develop a deeper relationship with their bikes while she also inspires them to live their best life. She is certified through PMBI (Professional Mountain Bike Instruction), and IMBA ICP (Instructor Certification Program). Fun Fact: Lindsey was on the TV show Survivor: Africa in 2001! Check out these two segments with Lindsey on NBC's World of Adventure Sports!