Jen See is a freelance writer based on Santa Barbara, California. Her work has appeared at Bicycling.com, Cyclingnews.com, Mountain Flyer magazine, and Podiumcafe.com. She raced mountain bikes (and occasionally road bikes) around California for about ten years. When not pounding the keyboard, she can be found playing bikes or out surfing. She is especially fond of espresso ristretto. Follow her on Twitter, @_Gavia_.