Skip to main content

Cosmo Carere

Here from the very beginning, Cosmo is the original owner of Speed River Bicycle. When not keeping the business running smoothly, he's out riding mountain bikes... on mountains. See evidence to the left. 

Current Bikes: Trek Top Fuel 9.8 XT , Trek Crockett 5, Trek Domane SL 5, Trek District

Tim Plunkett

Cosmos partner in bikes Tim takes the role of Mechanic, Bike fitter, Sales, Web stuff ... you name it. 

Passionate about using bikes for transportation Tim has been riding 365 days a year for over 14 years. From riding to classes at the U of G to getting his son to daycare, bikes are always an integral part of his transportation plan. 

Current Bikes: Trek Domane SLR 7, Trek Top Fuel 9.8 AXS, Trek Crockett, Trek Checkpoint ALR, Trek Stache 5

Taylor Moran

Our Sales Manager is a commuter, cycling advocate, gravel guy and bikepacker. Passionate about tires, wheels and showing people the amazing cycling options that abound in the area Taylor is your cycling guide to the region. 

We are hoping to see Taylor return to guiding bi weekly rides this coming year!

Current Bikes: Trek Checkpoint ALR 5, Trek Stache 7, Devinci Hatchet

Jonathan Prosser

We realized we don't have many pictures of Jon... Ex-racer turned Service Manager, Jon's attention to detail is unmatched. If your bike is in need of care, he won't miss a thing.

Current Bikes: Marinoni Fango CX Bike, Trek Allant+ 8, Brodie "hard times" Commuter

David Bradfield

From the theatre to the backshop – Dave came to us years ago after looking for a career in bikes. This bicycle-tuning machine runs on excellent coffee and good tunes.

Dave is a wheel building master who loves taking a full suspension bike down to the basics and bringing it back to life!

Current bikes: Trek Stache 9.7, Trek Crockett 5, Trek District

James Fedosov

James is in charge of our sales to service program, is a level 1 fitter and and excellent bicycle mechanic.  

He might be in the van picking up your repair. You might have him fit you to your excellent new bicycle. You may see him tuning your bicycle and then advising you on new lights for your bicycle. 

A true polymath of the cycling world, James is a huge asset to SRB. 

Current Bikes: Trek Top Fuel 9.8, Trek Checkpoint SL, Trek Emonda "dat purp" custom build, Custom Trek 830 'hard times' commuter. 

Maxine Oleka

Max is the smiling face you will see when you come in the front door! A wonderful human who has a running subscription to obscure sports quarterly she avidly pursues underwater hockey, gravel cycling, running, pole dancing, mountain biking, lizard rearing and much more. 

New to the mountain bike scene we have the feeling she is pretty hooked. 

Current Bikes: Trek Roscoe 7, Trek Checkpoint ALR 5, Red Sekine commuter

Erik Holbik

In the kitchen or in the back shop Erik is a quiet operator who gets things done. An excellent mechanic with a love of tattoo's, kick boxing and cyclocross racing he is a huge asset to the repair team at SRB. 

Current Bikes: Trek Emonda (rim brake! Rim brakes forever!), Trek Crockett, Trek Top Fuel 8

Kris Plummer

If someone could live cycling, Kris would be that person. 

You will find him behind the bars of his bakfiets getting his family around town or his checkpoint finding adventures (when time allows). Kris has a long history with bikes and we feel lucky that he spends his Fridays and Saturdays with us!

Current Bikes: Bakfiets E-Cargo bike, Trek Checkpoint ALR 5, Brown dropbar CX bike (can't remember the model!). 

Kelly Legge

Never-not-smiling, Kelly is head of our Stoke Department and quite possibly has the best attitude of anyone we know, ever. Adventure racer, bike racer, loving SuperMom, and volunteer lead of Guelph's Up and Running women's running groups, leader of our Women's group, Kelly is exactly what a local cycling community looks for!

Current bikes: Trek Top Fuel 9.8, Devinci Hatchet Carbon