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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

Mountain Bike Patrol George and Pussanee
  • Certified Mountain Bike Guide
  • National Mountain Bike Patrol Instructor 
  • Wilderness First Aid Certified
  • Certified Bike Medic
  • Graduate Winter Wilderness Survival School
  • CPR and Life Support Certified
  • 20 years Mountain Bike Experience 
  • Certified Mountain Bike Skills Instructor
  • Experienced Mountain Bike Racer
  • I.M.B.A. Certified Trail Builder
  • Trained in Mountain Bike Safety
  • Active Member Wisconsin Bike Patrol
  • PDF versions of George's Certifcations 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 Offers:

  • Certified 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;
  • Winter MTB snow rides down to 20 below zero

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