Ryan McGarrity

Ryan McGarrity

Age: 35
Height: 6’0″
Nickname: Wookie
Hometown: Sydney
Occupation: Accountant
2014 racing goals: Win races, learn track racing
Best moment on the bike: First race on a bike at the age of 16. Got 2nd, pipped in the sprint by a the width of a tire. From that moment I was hooked
Why did you start racing: Back in a high school I used to run cross country. A school mate and I decided we would borrow a bike and cross train. We ended up dumping cross country and started racing bikes instead!
Favorite race: Bear Mountain, Grant’s Tomb and Harlem
Biggest influence in your life: I have two: my parents
Favorite food: Steak

Racer Bio: From Sydney Australia, Ryan is all-rounder who has been racing bikes for nearly a decade.  Ryan’s aggressive style of racing has netted him wins in the crit/circuit races and he lends his rouleur skills to supporting his more skinnier team mates in the stage races.

Ryan McGarrity