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Elmhurst Bicycle Club Mountain Biking (MTB)

by John Riordan & George Pastorino, EBC MTB Coordinator |  | Last updated:  3/7/2018

Presenting Our EBC MTB Coordinator:  George Pastorino

 EBC Mountain Bikers, The Pastorino
  • Certified Mountain Bike Guide and Skills Instructor
  • National Mountain Bike Patrol Instructor 
  • Wilderness First Aid Certified
  • Graduate Winter Wilderness Survival School
  • Certified in CPR and Life Support
  • Mountain biker since 1997
  • Mountain bike ride leader since 1999
  • Experienced Mountain Bike Racer
  • I.M.B.A. Certified Trail Builder
  • Trained in Mountain Bike Safety
  • Active I.M.B.A. Member
  • PDF versions of MTB Certificates here

  <---  Pussanee Pastorino on the left and George Pastorino
          on the right in this photo.

   A video interview of George, by EBC member,
    Linda Chandler, in early 2018:  Click here:
    Interview of George Pastorino, EBC MTB Coordinator

Some helpful Information:

Mountain Biking with the Elmhurst Bicycle Club MTB Offerings

  • Mountain bike instruction;
  • Experienced single-track ride leaders;
  • Cross-training for road riders;
  • Rides from beginner to expert level;
  • Single-track rides at Palos;
  • Loaner mountain bikes for club rides at Palos;
  • Club mountain bike trips;
  • Experienced sweep rider and radio communication on Palos rides;
  • Year-round biking.

 mountain biking at the speed of fun
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