Mike Melchior - Ambassador since July, 2000

Sponsors: Schwinn, Trialsin USA, Durgen Designs

Hometown: Lafayette, Indiana

Age: 24

School: Purdue University (Graduate School)

Major: Aeronautical/Astronautical Engineering

Interests: Rockclimbing, backpacking, skydiving, caving, muscle cars, and all things associated with speed and performance.


Goal: to enjoy riding and competing at the expert level.

Favorite Quotes:

    "Never, never, never give up." -Winston Churchill
    "Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there." -Will Rogers
    "I will prepare and someday my chance will come." -Abraham Lincoln