ABOUT THE FITTER
Combining 20+ years of race experience with a passion for speed and compassion for helping fellow athletes, we have started Pro Tri Fit, the area’s only bike fitter, specializing in the needs of endurance athletes. We understand the unique needs and desires of athletes of all levels and can help to improve your comfort and performance on the bike.
Jim Escobar raced his first triathlon and road race in 1987, and has been involved in the sport of cycling since covering the Tour de France 1990. Evolving from journalist to an event promoter, Jim worked on some of the biggest races here in the U.S. through the 1990’s (CoreStates U.S.P.R.O. Championships, First Union Grand Prix, Norwest Cup, Thrift Drug Classic, K Mart Classic of West Virginia). Remaining in the outdoor/bike industry with stints at Bicycle Guide, Outside and Backpacker magazines, provided Jim with the passion to help others to enjoy the outdoors.
Jim Escobar is a Certified Bike Fitter from Retül University, Guru Academy, F.I.S.T. Fitness Institute Slowtwitch, Certified USA Cycling Coach and Certified USA Triathlon Coach.