Program: Mountain Bike
Courses Taught: Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Literature of the Americas, Media Productions, and Pre Calculus
Bachelor’s Degree – the University of Colorado Boulder – Creative Writing and Creative Technology and Design Engineering
National Champion: Cross-Country, Short-Track, and Team Relay– 2018 USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships
Ally has been riding and racing cross country for the last eight years. She began riding in the Colorado Rocky Mountains and had the privilege to race for the University of Colorado Boulder for four years. Though she has raced traditional cross-country and enduro, Ally prefers long distance races, specializing in distances between thirty and a hundred miles. Ally coached high school cross-country racers for several years, focusing on nutrition, endurance, and race strategy and technique.
Ally has a dual degree in Creative Writing and Creative Technology and Design Engineering from the University of Colorado Boulder. She spent the last few years working as a graphic designer and a freelance front-end web developer for local non-profits, startups, and research labs. Ally is eager to share her passion for computer science and visual and written communication with her students in the World Class Academy mountain bike program.