The Staff

Lee Rogers aka El Jefe

Position: Owner

Years in the industry: Oy vey

Favorite bike(s): S-Works Roubaix w/SRAM Red, Specialized Allez Race w/SRAM Red 22 Hydraulic, and my 2010 S-Works Epic carbon 29r w/SRAM XX

Favorite ride(s)/destination(s): any ride I do is my favorite

If I could go on a ride with anyone, dead or alive, it would be: 2010 Team SaxoBank

Do: eat and drink while you ride

Don’t: hang out in your chamois too long

I won’t ride without: a mini tool kit and a master link

Favorite food on the bike: Hammer bars or PB&J

Favorite “recovery” food: bacon, egg, and cheese on a croissant

If I’m not on my bike or at the shop, I’m probably: at home with my family, or on my MX bike

Proudest moment on the bike: well, I’ve won a few races and that always feels good, but this year I rode 600 miles in 6 days and it was for a good cause

Most embarrassing moment on the bike: I fall down go boom in front of my homeys

Favorite pro rider(s): I have a lot of favorites but pros like Lance, Andy & Frank Schleck, Cancellara, Indurain, Lemond, Cippolini, and Pantani have brought so much to the sport of cycling

Tastykake or Soft Pretzel? Tastykake, especially Butterscotch Krimpets

 

Dan Langlois

Position: Manager

Years in the industry: 14

Favorite bike(s): Specialized Crux, Specialized Epic, anything custom

Favorite ride(s)/destination(s): Chadds Ford, cafes

If I could go on a ride with anyone, dead or alive, it would be: James Baldwin

Do: check your tire pressure

Don’t: get too sassy

I won’t ride without: clothes on

Favorite “recovery” food: yogurt with fruit

Proudest moment on the bike: every podium

Most embarrassing moment on the bike: hitting a parked car

Favorite pro rider: Jens

Tastykake or Soft Pretzel? No thanks

 

Andrew Satinsky

Position: Senior Mechanic

Years in the industry: 11

Favorite bike(s): 2004 Specialized Allez Comp Cro-mo

Favorite ride(s)/destination(s): Philadelphia to New York via New Hope

If I could go on a ride with anyone, dead or alive, it would be: John “Jack” Drummond

Do: be excellent to each other

Pre-ride ritual: drink coffee, eat, evacuate

Favorite “recovery” food: cheeseburger

If I’m not on my bike or in the shop, I’m probably: baking bread

Proudest moment on the bike: completing my first century after getting lost in Chester County and riding an additional eleven miles

Most embarrassing moment on the bike: riding an extra half a lap in my first cyclo-cross race. I was so exhausted that I did not hear the bell and continued to “race” after finishing. A woman had to step onto the course and stop me

Favorite pro rider: Jens Voigt

Tastykake or Soft Pretzel? scrapple

 

Joe Ferrante

Position: Mechanic

 

Bobby aka Bob

Position: Mechanic

 

Daniel Matthew “DJ” Janavey

Position: Sales

Years in the industry: 3

Favorite bike(s): Specialized Allez

Favorite ride(s)/destination(s): Provincetown, MA

If I could go on a ride with anyone, dead or alive, it would be: Two time NBA champion and avid cyclist, 7’1″ Hall of Fame center, Bill Walton

Do: shave your legs

Don’t: shave your beard

I won’t ride without: delicious, life-giving water

Pre-ride ritual: get nervous about running late, show up way too early

Post-ride ritual: slamming back coffee(s)

Favorite “recovery” food: tuna

If I’m not on my bike or in the shop, I’m probably: watching basketball

Favorite pro rider: Katie Compton

Tastykake or Soft Pretzel? Soft Pretzel RIP HOSTESS

 

Victoria Firth

Position: Sales Queen

Years in the industry: more than one

Favorite bike(s): my custom Bilenky built by my husband

Favorite ride(s)/destination(s): almost any ride on the tandem

If I could go on a ride with anyone, dead or alive, it would be: my cat, Hams

I won’t ride without: my Brooks saddle

Pre-ride ritual: making a shopping list

Post-ride ritual: disco dancing

Favorite food on the bike: fruit and nut bars

Favorite “recovery” food: lobster and champagne

If I’m not on my bike or in the shop, I’m probably: renovating my house

Favorite pro rider: Eddy Merckx

Tastykake or Soft Pretzel? soft pretzel, it’s great for a hangover