Who We Are

Our Team

  • MARK TROY
    MARK TROY

    Mark has been a cyclist for his entire adult life.
    He crossed the USA in 2013 with Adventure Cycling on the TransAmerica route. You can read his journal from 2013 here.
    He loves fly fishing
    He is an avid photographer
    He owned a printing company for 13 years with his wife, Colleen.
    Owning Senior Cycling is a dream-come-true for him!

  • COLLEEN TROY
    COLLEEN TROY

    In 2016 published her first book “Now or Never for Scaredy-Cats”
    Earned an open water scuba diving certification (Yes, it was hard!)
    She’s a certified life coach
    A Hospice volunteer
    Lover of a courtyard garden
    Bakes a darn near perfect pie
    Is a marvelous hula hooper
    After 50 years, she has learned to love her dimples

  • JACK PETTRY – TOUR LEADER
    JACK PETTRY – TOUR LEADER

    Lives in Missoula, Montana.
    Has been a bicycle tour leader for more than 12 years, working with Adventure Cycling Association and Senior Cycling.
    Has led 2 coast-to-coast bike tours, including the 2013 tour that Mark Troy participated in.
    In addition to bike touring, Jack’s sports and activities include marathon running, camping, and mountain biking, especially in Utah, where he has led many tours over the last 30 years.
    Has run a marathon in all 50 states, plus Washington DC and Greece!
    Makes a fantastic New Mexico green chile stew.
    Is a connoisseur of IPA micro brews.
    Is a trained bicycle mechanic.
    Jack is a certified Wilderness First Responder.

  • TOM BRASSARD – TOUR LEADER
    TOM BRASSARD – TOUR LEADER

    Lives in South Burlington, Vermont with his wife, Sue.
    Has had a love affair with 2-wheel transportation since his first Schwinn tied with a bow under the family Christmas tree at age 5.
    “I love the outdoors and connection with nature and spend as much time outside as possible.”
    In addition to cycling, Tom’s sports and activities include hikes with daughter Abby (and his dog Lucy and her pup Finley), skiing, snowshoeing, golf, boating, scuba diving & snorkeling, outdoor photography, cooking, reading, writing, listening to music, playing his drums, sports cars, physical training, and traveling.
    He and his wife have enjoyed cycling tours in Tuscany, Italy and Provence, France.
    Professionally, Tom owns and operates his B2B printing and marketing company that he started in 1990. He is active in his community as a board member of the Burlington Business Association
    Read more by clicking this link: brassard-bio

  • PAT BLACKMON – IN MEMORY
    PAT BLACKMON – IN MEMORY

    Pat spent a lifetime teaching and encouraging others to love sports and the great outdoors.
    Pat and her son hiked the entire Appalachian Trail!
    She coached a Gold Medal Winning Team in the Senior Olympics.
    She is a Washington Metropolitan Area Softball Hall of Famer
    Pat was the first woman player inducted into the National Senior Softball Hall of Fame.
    At 59, Pat completed a cross country bike ride from San Diego, CA to St. Augustine, FL
    Pat left us way too soon; she passed away October 20th, 2016.
    CLICK HERE to read a Tribute to Pat Blackmon.