Megan Carrington

Pro/Expert Mountain

Megan began cycling in graduate school at University of Illinois in 1998, where she raced on road and mountain bikes. She continued racing mountain bikes after a move with her husband to Colorado, until she had her first child in 2006. Since then, she has participated in a few competitive events such as the Denver Marathon, XTERRAs and the Beti Bike Bash. she has enjoyed spending a little more time on the bike since quitting her job in mid-2012 to spend more time with her husband, Taylor, and three children, Sally, Hadley, and Chase.

Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Current home: Denver, CO since 2001
Racing disciplines: Mainly mountain bike and some cyclocross
Started racing: 1999-2004 and 2013-present
Favorite race/racing highlights: Steamboat Stinger as a duo with my husband, Sea Otter
Pedal preference: Crankbrothers and Look
Rollers or trainer? Trainer
Bibs or shorts? Shorts
Skinsuit or kit? Both
Water or drink mix? Both
Favorite mid-ride nutrition: Honeystinger waffles
Place I would most like to ride a bike….I move the mountain biking in Durango. It’s where I learned to ride a mtb.
When I am not riding a bike I……am taking care of my 3 kids.