Billy started working at Pedal Power in 1995 and he and his wife, Helga, purchased the shop in 2000. His 21 years of mechanic experience is a daily asset, as Billy continues to dive in and get his hands dirty. He is also a Serotta Fit specialist. In addition to being a loving father and prominent figure in the local community, Billy and Helga aspire to empower people, and bring families together through the benefit of cycling.
John has worked at the shop since 2007. He likes to ride mountain bikes when he has time. He is Serotta and Park Tool certified and has had training by Avid, Sram, Campagnolo, Rock Shox and Fox techs. He holds a degree in Telecommunications from the University of Kentucky.
Jane's love for bikes started as a little girl riding around the neighborhood (getting to know all the neighbor's dogs!) Now you will find her as an avid enthusiast of all sorts of bikes from road to mountain and anything in between. She's passionate about getting others involved in riding and loving bikes as much as she does. Jane is currently working on finishing her degree in Marketing.
Ken is an Idaho transplant. He has been racing bicycles since he was a young pup and has worked in bike shops in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and California. He is an Idaho State Champion in BMX ('96) and Road Racing ('11).
Chadd comes to us from Florida. He appreciates all the hills Kentucky has to offer for hill repeats on his road and gravel bike. Chadd is currently working towards his PhD.
Howard (AKA Ho-Flo) is a retired Lexington Police Officer. The last 12 years of his law enforcement career, Howard was assigned to the downtown bike unit! When Howard isn't exploring the country on one of his bikes you can find him hanging out here on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
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Before joining us here in Lexington, Cameron was wrenching at a bike shop and putting miles on his track bike as a courier all over the city of Charleston. He loves mountain biking and heads out to the trails whenever he gets the chance. Cameron is also a certified yoga instructor.
Matthew joins us from Colorado where his love for mountain biking started. He founded "Ampt Biking", an outreach program empowering amputees through biking. Matthew is a certified NICA coach.
Dennis aka "Captain America" is a retired Lexington Police officer but he can still be seen flying "da choppa" for the police department. He mostly hangs out here on Saturdays so drop by and tell him "Hi!"
Katherine is back with us after time abroad teaching English in France. She's currently looking for grad schools to teach French in the US. She started out riding around the neighborhood with her first bike from Pedal Power! Now she has fun on both her road and mountain bike.
Paulina is a professional Mexican folk dancer, talented musician, and avid thrifter. Before too long she will add "bike mechanic" to her list! She loves a good vintage steel frame bike and can be seen riding her Fuji Del Ray around the neighborhood from time to time.
Charlie is the organizing king! No matter how big the disaster, he finds a way to reign in the chaos. When Charlie has time he likes to go riding on either his road or mountain bike. Charlie is very invested in marching band and when he's not in school or at the shop he's practicing his drumming skills!
Caleb is our cross country runner! When he isn't at the shop Caleb is out racing or training for the next one.