Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Banshee Rider is Named to Pan American MTB Championship Squad

Banshee rider, Rachel Bauer, will be competing in both DH and MX events at this year's Pan American MTB Championship in Santiago, Chile, March 20-23

"An eight-person gravity contingent will also wear the Stars-and-Stripes in Chile while contesting downhill and 4-cross events. All discretionary picks, Curtis Keene (Fremont, Calif.), Heikki Hall (Durango, Colo.), Chris Van Dine (Park City, Utah), Ethan Quehl (Grayson, Ga.), Graeme Pitts (Nevada City, Calif.) and Chris Heath (Durango, Colo.) will compete in the men’s downhill event, while Kathy Pruitt (Santa Cruz, Calif.) and Rachel Bauer (Aspen, Colo.) will race women’s downhill.

Hall, Van Dine, Pruitt and Bauer will also race in their respective 4-cross competitions.

2009 Pan American Mountain Bike Championships
March 20-23
Santiago, Chile"

Read more about others who made it and the Pan Am Games here!


Anonymous said...

What happened to your Columbian Legend test riders? Marco and Marcello I believe are their names?

Devon Balet said...

They are still out there killing it as always. hopefully we will see marcello in the states this year to lay it down in the Mountain States Cup Series!!!

Anonymous said...

I heard that both are no longer riding Banshee bikes? What happened?