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Matt Robinson - Ambassador since May, 2000

Competition Results


Sept. 25, 1996: Terror in the Tahuya (NORBA)
Beg. Mens (Stock Bike) Observed Trials: 2nd place

April 20, 1997: 6th Annual BearsTrax and Beeswax
Sport (Stock Bike) Observed Trials: 1st place

April 17, 1997 Padden Mtn. MTB Race
Sport Mens (Modified Bike): 1st Place

Aug. 3, 1997: NORBA National Series at Snoqualmie Pass (NORBA)
Jr. Mens Sport (Stock Bike) Observed Trials: 3rd place

Sept. 21, 1997: Terror in the Tahuya
Sport Mens (Stock Bike) Observed Trials: 1st place

April 17, 1998: Padden Mtn. MTB Race
Sport Mens (Modified Bike): 1st Place

July 19, 1998: Mammoth Mtn. NCS#4 OT#3
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 8th place

July 26, 1998: Deer Valley NCS#5 OT#4
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 6th place

August 2, 1998: Breckenridge NCS#6 OT#5
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 6th place

April 25, 1999: Padden Mtn MTB Race
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 1st place

June 27, 1999: Squamish Test of Metal NPS #5
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 3rd place

February 19, 2000 Motorama
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 3rd place

June 11, 2000 Canadian Pacific Trials Association #3
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 1st place

July 9, 2000 Canadian Pacific Trials Association #4
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 1st place

Sept. 9, 2000 NORBA National Championship Finals Mammoth CA
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 2nd place

Sept. 16, 2000 Banana Belt Mtn Bike Race
Expert Mens (Modified Bike): 2nd place



Observed Trials Demonstrations

February 20-21, 1999: Greater Seattle Bicycle Expo
June 5, 1999: Ride for Multiple Sclerosis Fund Raiser
July 11, 1999 Allied Signal Company Picnic
July 17, 1999 Airtouch Cellular Company Picnic
July 18, 1999 Fisher Broadcasting/KOMO News Company Picnic
July 24-25, 1999 Microsoft Corporation Company Picnic
August 30, 1999 Observed Trials Demonstration at Colorado State University
April 14, 2000 Observed Trials Demonstration at Colorado State University
May 27, 2000 Bicycle Outfitters, Kirkland Washington
June 3, 2000 Ride for Multiple Sclerosis Fund Raiser
August 19-20, 2000 New West Fest, Ft. Collins Colorado
Sept. 29, 2000 Observed Trials Demonstration at Colorado State University

Media Appearances

Summer 1996-Appeared on segment of bicycle safety and riding
techniques on Northland Cable News, Bainbridge Island Washington.

Fall 1998-Appeared on a segment exhibiting local cyclists who have
competed nationally on Northland Cable News, Bainbridge Island
Washington. Included an interview and footage of competitions and
practice.

Appearance in the Observed Trials video, "Revolution", produced by
Reed Merchat and distributed by Qranc USA.

Front page picture in The Rocky Mountain Collegian, Vol. 108, No. 7,
August 31, 1999, Colorado State University Newspaper, Fort Collins CO.

Picture and caption in the Rocky Mountain Collegian, Vol. 108,
No. 134, April 17, 2000, Colorado State University Newspaper,
Fort Collins CO.

Front page picture in the Rocky Mountain Collegian, Vol. 109. No. 31,
October 2, 2000, Colorado State University Newspaper.

Article and picture about the New West Fest Demonstration, a demonstration developed with the Fort Collins Police
Department in order to raise awareness and support for cycling. Fort Collins Coloradoan, August 21, 2000.


Work Experience

June 1994 - May 1998 Reliable Cycle Bainbridge Is, WA
Position: Mechanic, Sales

August 1998 - May 1999 B.I. CYCLE Shop Bainbridge Is, WA
Position: Mechanic, Sales

May 2000 - August 2000 B.I. CYCLE Shop Bainbridge Is, WA
Position: Mechanic, Sales


Education

Graduated from Bainbridge High School, Bainbridge Island WA

Currently attending Colorado State University, Fort Collins CO



Additional Information and Accomplishments

July 7, 1998: Received Bicycle Mechanics Certification from Barnett Bicycle Institute
-Certifications
    *Bicycle Repair and Overhaul
    *Suspension Service, Theory, and Tuning
    *Bicycle Size and Positioning
    *Wheel Building
    *Frame Preparation and Alignment

Sept. 9, 2000 NORBA National Championship Finals Mammoth CA
-Top placing American in the Expert Mod Class

2000 North American Point Series
-2nd Place overall (Expert Mod) out of 36 competitors
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