Michael Merrifield

Board of Directors

Michael Merrifield has been Mountain biking since 1984, when he bought his first Stumpjumper Sport on credit from the local bike shop in Gunnison Colorado. He is a retired public school music teacher of 30 years. He also served on the Manitou Springs city council and four terms in the Colorado State House of Representatives and one term in the Colorado state Senate. He was the sponsor of Colorado‘s law requiring three feet of separation when passing a bicycle. He is also the author of Colorado’s first mountain bike guidebook, Colorado Gonzo Rides, “A Mountain bikers guide to Colorado space singletrack trails.”