Happy Katie is well-recognized in the mountain bike industry as an accomplished freeride and downhill athlete. Katie is one of the few females that can successfully land a backflip and throw down some of the big mountain lines with the guys. From her experience racing downhill at World Cups and USA national events to winning the 2012 US Grand Prix, being the 2010 UCI Pan American  Champion, guiding riding trips, coaching kids, and being featured in mountain bike media, Katie has a breadth of experience as a professional mountain biker. In addition to mountain biking, Katie graduated from University of Colorado with a B.A in Political Science, has a diploma in Destination Resort Management from Capilano University and she’s traveled to more than 50 countries and all 50 states, with and without her bike. MEET KATIE!