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Mark Spore


Name: Mark Spore

Class: 40-49 Expert

DOB: 6/5/1968

Series competing in: MMBA-CPS & Tailwind USAC series

Goals: To continue to improve while having fun representing Cross Country Cycle.

Big events for 2012: Fort Custer Last Stand Xterra (off-road Triathlon); Yankee Springs TT; Stoney Marathon; Boyne Marathon; Ore to Shore; Iceman

Mountain Biking:

2011: MMBA-CPS Series 40-49 Expert: Third Place; Tailwind USAC Mountain Series: Sixth Place
2010 MMBA-CPS Sport Class 40-44 State Champion

Off-road motorcycle racing: 

2009 AMA D14 State Champion 40 + A class

2006 AMA D14 State Champion 30 + A class

4 Time Top Ten Overall Series award recipient (2002, 2004, 2007, 2009)

Competitive Swimming: 

2005-2011 USMS Top 20 National age group ranking

High School & Collegiate ALL AMERICAN 

Family: My wife, Amanda, works at Johnson Controls in Holland. We have two children (Lynzi & Hayden). Our family lives in Wayland, near the Yankee Springs recreation area.

Interests: Keeping my wife happy; riding my bicycle as often as possible; coaching (I am a volunteer swimming coach for the boys team at East Kentwood High School); bow hunting; taking long road trips with Don Hackney.