Name: Kathy Koch
Job: Newborn intensive care nurse at University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital.
Seen: Crossing the Martin Sabo Bridge on the way to an Anti-Tar-Sands Resistance March in St. Paul. Believes we need to stop destroying the planet, honor the earth, which is one reason she bikes.
Favorite Trail: The Midtown Greenway where she serves as a Trail Watch volunteer.
Bike: 1000 miles a year to and from work and on trail watch.
Worst ride ever: Many years ago, on a single speed bike from Blooming to New Prague, actually cried before it was done.
Gear: Civia Kingsfield belt driven.
Trail treat: Any nut dries fruit
Biking means: Sanity, relaxing after work, my happy place.
With $1,000: Would promote trails and infrastructure.
Goals: Be able to bike into my old age.