Sharon Smith

Nickname: Shaz (but only a few know it!)

 # years riding: 20+

Dream destination to go ride: Italy through the vineyards

Favorite post race food: Protein Shake and a Sweetwater beer

What song best describes you: Stand by Rascal Flatts- “Decide you’ve had enough, you get mad, you get strong, wipe your hands, shake it off, then you stand, then you stand.”

Day job: Director of Recruiting for Encore Research Group and Certified Diabetic Educator

Hometown: Scottsdale, Arizona

If you could trade places with one person for a day, who would you be: My Dad…. To get a glimpse of heaven.

Hobbies outside of cycling: walking Buckwheat (my lab), pistol range, and my baby granddaughter is my newest hobby

Mantra: “Shut up legs” from Jens Voigt