Joe started the bike shop with Dave back in 1987 but has been working with and riding bikes for a long time. Since childhood, bicycles have been Joe’s passion, with skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing coming a little later in life. He is very fortunate to have spent the last 30+ years here in the Chippewa River Valley sharing those passions with our customers and his co-workers. He looks forward to many more adventures, and thanks all who have supported him.
Nate's been working here for 18 years. He graduated from CVTC with an associate degree in marketing along with a certificate in business. He is recently married and has one dog. He enjoys all things outdoors, including mountain biking, golfing, fishing, hunting, camping, canoeing, and anything in the north woods. His winter interests include hockey, snowboarding, snowshoeing, ice fishing and shooting pool. He also enjoys grilling and craft beer.
Eric has been working on bicycles and skis since he was a teenager., and started working at the shop about 10 years ago. When he's at the shop he fixes a little bit of everything on bikes and skis, and also works on all the shop computers. When he's not at the shop he maintains his computer business, rides bicycles, adventures to Hayward, goes fishing, and tinkers on computers.
Michael grew up in Spooner, WI and has been working on bicycles since age 14. He went to college at CVTC and earned a business degree in 2013, and then went back to school in 2017 for Mechanical Design. Michael likes learning new things and staying busy. When he's at the shop he fixes bikes, waxes skis, and manages this website, as well as social media pages. When he's not at the shop, Michael rides bicycles, goes running, reads science articles, and does homework.
Bob joined SSS in 2015 after a teaching career in middle school science. He learned to fix bikes by overhauling his own bike every winter as a teenager. During college he worked in a bike shop. He has participated in road racing and WORS mountain bike racing culminating in two trips to Mountain Bike Nationals. He is active in winter sports as well (XC and downhill skiing, snowshoeing and fat biking). Today he enjoys bicycle adventures in new and interesting places and helping customers have great experiences on a bicycle with repairs or a new bike!
Reid started working at Spring Street Sports at the age of 14. He currently attends school at the Chippewa Falls High School. Reid enjoys racing Mountain bike for NICA and also Downhill biking. His winter passion is snowboarding! Outside of work, he enjoys traveling with friends and family to try out new trails and slopes. Reid is currently training his labradoodle to become a trail dog so they can enjoy the trails together.
"The best thing about working at Spring Street Sports is meeting new people and hearing about their adventures."
Brooks Sivertson is an adventurous young man who recently joined the team at Spring Street Sports and has been a promising and exciting addition to the crew. He likes to joke that one day long ago he learned to walk; several days after that he learned how to downhill ski. Born and raised around the Twin Cities, Brooks is well traveled at this point and currently resides in Eau Claire, WI. Brooks enjoys a variety of activities in his free time, but loves anything that travels at a rapid rate. Brooks is a big fan of NASCAR and Formula One racing. Having done 10+ years in customer service means Brooks is no stranger to exceeding needs and expectations on your next visit!