New Team Member Profile: Chad Conzelmann


Chad is one of the new members we’re excited to have Team Lost Coast Brewery for this year. Here’s an introduction with a little bit about him.

Name: Chad Conzelmann

Racing Age: 31

Hometown: Arcata, CA

Current town: Davis, CA

Years Riding: 4

Racing discipline: XC

What bikes do you ride? Marin Rift Zone 8, Marin Team CXR

How long have you been with Team Lost Coast Brewery? First year

What got you into this bike-riding thing? Kevin Moynihan talked me into doing a 24-hr mountain bike race on a 4-person team. I started training for it and was hooked.

What are you passionate about personally? Keeping myself healthy

What do you really enjoy? Bikes, mountain biking, snow skiing, being in the woods, camping, spending time with my wife, friends, and family, good food, and good beer.

What can’t you stop talking about? BIKES!!! (just ask anyone that’s around me)

Any cycling or life achievements you are particularly proud of? My biggest life achievement is losing 95 pounds and becoming a healthier, happier person. I also managed to sweet talk my wife into marrying me, which was pretty awesome. As for cycling, my first podium at Boggs racing Expert 8-hr Solo has been my proudest moment.

What would be impossible for you to give up? Coffee and breakfast sandwiches

How do you want to be remembered? As a good, honest person