Meet the Trainers

Gary, Jen, and guest coaches are PMBIA certified bike coaches and hand selected because of their unique abilities to embody School of Send values. Each is professionally trained  in anatomy, physiology, CPR, and first aid.


Gary Paasch

Before starting School of Send, Gary spent five years as a ski race coach and spent the last two summers as the director of a mid-sized mountain biking camp. He's raced mountain bikes professionally and works as a personal trainer, trail builder, and private bike coach in Hood River, OR.


Jen Wilson 

Cross-country and marathon mountain bike athlete, former professional skier and video personality, spin instructor, and middle school teacher in Hood River, OR.