Paul Walton

Paul has been an avid mountain and road cyclist all his life. Paul has raced both mountain and road bikes as an amateur and worked in shops for 15+ years. He takes great pride and joy in helping people get onto and stay safe on their bikes! Paul loves the freedom, the sanity, the adventure cycling brings to life.

Home Base

Albuquerque, NM

Other Gig

Engineer/Firefighter/EMT-B, also teach bike mechanic classes

Instructor Certifications    

BICP and PMBIA Mtn Bike Skills Instructor, USAC Coach, EMT-B

Favorite Type of Mountain Biking Terrain

All types but my favorite is swoopy, flowy singletrack in the trees

Favorite post-ride food or drink

Fish tacos and a nice cold Santa Fe Nut Brown

Favorite Riding Tip

Look up, relax but always be ready! Become Zen like with your body, bike and the trail.

Favorite Riding Partner

The family (dog), my daughter just started riding some trails – yay!

How did you get into mountain biking?       

Went from riding BMX and skateboarding to MTB in northern Illinois

If you could live anywhere in the world, where would you live and why?

I love Prescott, AZ area, but if I could do anything it would be traveling everywhere

Looking to ride with Paul? You can usually find him instructing at one of our many clinics in New Mexico!