Amado Stachenfeld is an outdoorsman and purveyor of fun with a heavy background in Downhill Mountain bikes. Growing up in Richmond, California, living throughout Northern California, British Columbia, New York City and currently Traveling from Los Angeles he has been lucky enough to travel the world with his bike and commercial film work which have brought an appreciation to every waking moment and broad walks of life. Mountain Bikes have always been a huge part of life but no season can be left unattended. Whether it be feet of fresh snow, strong swell or Steelhead in the northern rivers, the right vessel must be chosen. His time spent in NYC and LA have given him the opportunity to further his career in film and photo and adding more creative outlets.