Melanie Beale: Fort Collins, CO
Mel, aka SPRINGBREAK, got her start in cycling at Colorado State University on the CSU Rams Cycling Team. After college, she pursued her 'pro cycling dream’ by living in Tucson, AZ in the spring of 2016 and 2017 before she began graduate school in 2017. She took a second shot at collegiate cycling and managed a 2nd place finish in the Collegiate Criterium National Championships in 2018! Mel just finished her Master’s in Exercise Science and is now an Instructor at AIMS Community College, teaching Health and Wellness. In her spare time, she loves mountain biking, weight lifting, and hanging out with her two beautiful pups, Aldo and Akira.