Richard has been coaching & teaching a variety of sports for over 20 years in the Lower Mainland. He is currently a certified Level 1 Mountain Biking Instructor with the Professional Mountain Bike Instructor Association (PMBIA) and had completed the Mountain Bike Instructor Training – Level 1 Program in 2013.
His resume also includes Level 2 CSIA Ski Instructor and teaches in the winter at Grouse Mountain. He’s also an Entry Level Alpine Canada Coach, Level 1 Disabled Skiing Instructor, National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) certified Level 2 coach. Richard holds a current Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid CPR/AED Level C certification.
Richard lives in Port Coquitlam, is married with three boys and one active grandson. Richard retired early from corporate life in 2014 and holds a BA in Economics and an MBA in Information Technology Management.
Richard is currently an ambassador with Norco Bicycles, Kinetik Cycles and Trailforks.