Shane Adams has spent the vast majority of his life in the mountains of North Georgia. He’s a life long cyclist, an avid bow hunter and enjoys spending time in the woods with his sons. Shane is also a fly fisherman and white water kayaker, as well as an avid endurance racer doing both adventure races and mountain bike races. He also enjoys backpacking and bikepacking. Shane is certified in swiftwater rescue at the advanced level and Wilderness First Responder (WFR). He has a Bachelor’s Degree in education from the University of Georgia and earned his Master’s Degree degree from Walden University. Shane was a teacher and coach for 9 years before leaving education and opening a bicycle shop. He married his wife Kerry, literally the girl next door, in 1998 and they have 2 sons, Jackson and Parker. They reside in Dalton, GA along with their dog, Izula May. Shane now works full time for TransEquatorial Solutions as its new projects manager.