Kit Loose

What I Love:

Life is better on a bike! I love experiencing new places, new countries, and new people from the saddle of a bicycle. And let’s be honest, everything just tastes better after a good ride! Other loves include classic films, Japanese art, and playing the ukulele.

Riding with TT Since:

2021

Trek Travel Role:

Guide

My Favorite Ride:

Riding the utterly magnificent Shiminami Kaido route in Japan - a dedicated cycling course that crosses over the Seto Inland Sea, through six islands, seven suspension bridges, and countless seaside villages.

My Rides:

Brompton & Birdy (both folding bikes), Coop ADV 4.2 (Fat Tire), Specialized Diverge (Gravel)

Nickname:

"Kit" seems enough

Education:

BFA in Film at the Art Institute of Chicago

Current Home:

Minneapolis, MN

Languages:

Japanese

In My Previous Life:

Tour Director in Asia 14 years, Former NIKE Commercial Producer