Jan Welch is a lifelong cycling enthusiast whose journey on two wheels began in the BMX scene of Austin, Texas. His passion for biking transitioned to road bikes and fixed-gear cycles upon moving to San Diego, California. Now residing in Vermont's picturesque Northeast Kingdom, Jan has immersed himself in the rugged terrain with mountain and gravel bikes. Over the years, Jan has cultivated deep connections within the cycling community and industry, gaining firsthand experience with an extensive array of bicycles and brands. This intimate knowledge of cycling mechanics and culture fuels his adventures and enriches his contributions to the cycling world.