Sally Marchand Collins
Cycling

Racing Background and Sponsors

Years racing: 14  Discipline: Endurance Mountain  Favorite Color: Purple and Green
Associations: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society - Indiana Chapter TNT Cycling Coach
IMBA/HMBA Trail Building: Trail Building is such a reward!
Racing Sponsors: TREK, Bike Line, Re-side, Titus, PIVOT Cycles, Kenda, Matthew's Bicycles, Gray Goat Sports, DT Swiss, Magura, WTB Saddles, Ergon Bike Ergonomics, HeadSweats, Light and Motion, ZIPP, SRAM, Specialized, Park Tools, Smith Optics, Bike Jerseys, Indy Collision, MD Logistics, Creative Machining Concepts, Shamrock Cycles, Salt Creek Brewery, Flat 12 Brewery, and Sundance SalonSpa

Sundance MTB Skills Clinic & Adventure LLC

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Sundance-Mountain-Bike-Skills-Clinics-1560135874281401/
Website: www.SundanceMTBSkillsClinic.com   Email: sallyridestrek@gmail.com


Articles

  • Bike Butler Newspaper   2004
  • Current News – Carmel & Zionsville  May 2016
  • Dirt Rag   October 2010 and October 2012
  • Endurance News   Hammer Nutrition magazine 2007
  • Herald Times Online   June 2008
  • Indiana Business Journal - Women in Business, March 2006
       http://www.sundancesalonspa.com/PDFs/IBJSpaOwner031306.pdf
  • Indianapolis Monthly  October 2014
  • Indianapolis Star   February 2001, May 2001, and August 2012
  • Indianapolis Star   August 2010 "Out of grief, an endless energy" by Robert Annis
  •    Photos: http://photos.indystar.com/galleries/10387-mountain-bike-rider-sally-marchand-collins
  • Lebanon Reporter  2006 and June 2016
  • Mountain Bike Action  February 2008 (page 20)    http://www.zinio.com/express3?issue=236697525&o=int&prev=sub
  • Noblesville Daily Times   June 2008 Article: RAAM: Race Across America
  • NUVO   Indianapolis, IN May 2012
  • Outside Online Magazine  May 2015    http://www.outsideonline.com/1978591/first-timers-advice-driving- motorhome
  • Pedal Canada’s Cycling Magazine   Holiday 2008
  • Road Bike Action magazine   July 2009 (page 58-62)    http://www.zinio.com/reader.jsp?issue=416079076&e=true
  • Sage The Spirit of the Zionsville Woman   April 2007
  • Spring Valley Herald   French Lick, IN January 2011
  • USA Today News   May 2001
  • Velo News   September 2007
  • Zionsville Times Sentinel   May 2001, October 2002, September 2007, and June 2016


Business Affiliations & Memberships

  • Owner of Sundance SalonSpa Inc. Zionsville, IN since 1997
  • Owner of Sundance MTB Skills Clinic & Adventure LLC established in 2016
  • Member of the Zionsville Chamber of Commerce
  • An Aveda recognized leader in eco-activism for Earth Month
  • Member of NAWBO – National Association for Women Business Owners
  • Certified Cycling Coach – State of Indiana - Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s TNT since 2002
  • TREK Grassroots Race Team - 2014
  • Member of USA Cycling
  • Member of IMBA (International Mountain Bike Association)
  • Member of HMBA (Hoosier Mountain Bike Association)


Career Highlights
National and World Titles

2016

  • February 12: Sundance MTB Skills Clinics & Adventure LLC was created
  • February 21- June 1 Coach every weekend for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s TNT
  • Fundraised $5,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s TNT
  • March 18-20: Ladies All Ride Clinic – Santos - Women's Mountain Bike Instructor - Santos, FL
  • March 27: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic Women's Mountain Bike Instructor - Fort Ben Indianapolis, IN
  • April 8-10: Ladies All Ride Clinic – Sedona - Women's Mountain Bike Clinic - Sedona, AZ
  • April 17: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic Women's Mountain Bike Instructor - BCSP - Nashville, IN
  • April 30: Griffin Bike Park - Mountain Bike Instructor - Terre Haute, IN
  • May 6: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic Women's Mountain Bike Instructor - BCSP - Nashville, IN
  • May 12-15: DNK Present’s A Women’s Documentary Film - Mountain Bike Instructor - BCSP Nashville, IN
  • June 1: Cycling Head Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 100 miles; Lake Tahoe, CA
  • June 5-7: Midwest Women's Mountain Bike Instructor Level 2; Nashville, IN
  • June 13: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic - Private Women's MTB Clinic - Southwestway Park Indpls. IN
  • June 25: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic - Private Women's Mountain Bike Clinic - BCSP Nashville, IN
  • July 1: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic - Private Women's Mountain Bike Clinic - BCSP Nashville, IN
  • July 8: Sue Haywood – Private Mountain Bike Clinic – Davis, WV
  • July 22: Trek Women’s Advocate Winner
  • July 23: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic & Bell Joy Ride Collide - Women's MTB Clinic - Knoxville, TN
  • July 28: Bicycle Outfitters – Devo Kids Race Team- Sundance MTB Skills Clinic - Indianapolis, IN
  • August 20: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic – Nebo Ridge COED Mountain Bike Clinic - Indianapolis, IN
  • September 23-25: Hassmer’s Fest - Sundance MTB Skills Clinic – COED MTB Clinic - VSP - Versailles, IN
  • September 26- 29: Winner of the TREK Women’s Advocate Weekend – Waterloo, WI
  • October 1: Sundance MTB Skills Clinic - Private Women's MTB Clinic - Brown Co. State Park Nashville, IN
  • October 7-9: Brown Co. EPIC - Sundance MTB Skills Clinic - Brown Co. State Park Nashville, IN
  • October 15: Griffin Bike Park Grand Opening - Sundance MTB Skills Clinic - COED - Terre Haute, IN
  • November 10-12: IMBA World Summit - Bentonville, AR
  • Year round; Trail maintenance - IMBA/HMBA Crew - Mountain Bike Trails in IN

2015

  • No racing - due to bicycle accident
  • January 10: Disney’s Half Marathon - Walked w/ my 79-year-old father, Normand, Triple Crown winner
  • February 21 - June 6: Coach every weekend for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s TNT
  • April - October: Private Women’s Mountain Bike Skills Clinics
  • June 6: Cycling Head Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 100 miles; Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Fundraised $5,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • June 12-14: Midwest Women's Mountain Bike Instructor Level 2; Nashville, IN
  • July: Sue Haywood - Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic - Davis, WV
  • July: Copper Harbor Women's Mountain Bike Instructor; Copper Harbor, MI
  • September: Hassmer’s Fest; Versailles, IN
  • October: Brown County EPIC; Nashville, IN


2014

  • No racing - due to bicycle accident
  • January 10: Disney’s Half Marathon - Walked w/ my 79-year-old father, Normand, Triple Crown winner
  • February 21 - June 6: Coach every weekend for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s TNT
  • April - October: Private Women’s Mountain Bike Skills Clinics
  • June 6: Cycling Head Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 100 miles; Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Fundraised $5,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • June 12-14: Midwest Women's Mountain Bike Instructor Level 2; Nashville, IN
  • July: Sue Haywood - Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic - Davis, WV
  • July: Copper Harbor Women's Mountain Bike Instructor; Copper Harbor, MI
  • September: Hassmer’s Fest; Versailles, IN
  • October: Brown County EPIC; Nashville, IN


2013

  • November-March: Instructor for the Winter Intense Cycling Program-Nebo Ridge Bicycle Shop; Indpls. IN
  • February 21- June 1 Coach every weekend for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s TNT
  • Fundraised $5,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • April - October: Private Women’s Mountain Bike Skills Clinics
  • March 23: Barry Roubaix Hastings, Michigan (Single Speed 2nd Place Overall)
  • May 20: Assault on Mount Mitchell; Spartanburg, SC-Asheville, NC 102.7 miles
  • June 3: Cycling Head Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 100 miles; Lake Tahoe, CA
  • June: Mad March Racing Tier 2 Certified Mountain Bike Instructor-IMIC with Shaums March; Nashville, IN
  • June: Midwest Women's Mountain Bike Instructor; Nashville, IN
  • June-September: Broken ribs caused chronic respiratory infection; Out for the year
  • July: Copper Harbor Women's Mountain Bike Instructor with Lindsey Voreis; Copper Harbor, MI
  • September: Brown County Breakdown 100 miler; Nashville, IN
  • Year round; Trail maintenance - IMBA/HMBA Crew


2014

  • February 21- June 3 Coach every weekend for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s TNT
  • November-March: Instructor for the Winter Intense Cycling Program-Nebo Ridge Bicycle Shop; Indpls. IN
  • April - October: Private Women’s Mountain Bike Skills Clinics
  • June 3: Cycling Head Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 100 miles; Lake Tahoe, CA
  • June: Mad March Racing Tier 2 Certified Mountain Bike Instructor-IMIC with Shaums March; Nashville, IN
  • June: Midwest Women's Mountain Bike Instructor; Nashville, IN
  • June-September: Broken ribs caused chronic respiratory infection; Out for the year
  • October 30: Dublin Marathon; Dublin Ireland-Fundraised $5,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • Year round; Trail maintenance - IMBA/HMBA Crew


2011

  • March - Death March, Norman, IN (Finisher)
  • May - PMBAR - Pisgah Adventure Race - Brevard, NC (Finisher)
  • Injured for the rest of the season


2010

  • Injured while trail building with the Hoosier Mountain Bike Association – no racing until August
  • February: Certified Spinning Instructor
  • June 6: Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 100 miles; Lake Tahoe, California
  • June: Mad March Racing Certified Mountain Bike Instructor
  • August 1: Hoosier Mountain Bike Century, IN (1st Place-Women)
  • September 4-5: 24 Hours of Leadville, CO (2nd Place Solo)
  • September 10-11: DINO 24 Hour Versailles, IN (1st Place Duo)
  • September 26: Apple Cider Century. Three Oaks, MI - Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • October 9-10: World Championships 24 Hours of Adrenalin (Solo Elite) Canberra, Australia (15th Place – Mechanicals)
  • Fundraised $25,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in conjunction with this race


2009

  • October 11: Brown County Breakdown; Nashville, Indiana (100 miles)
  • September 19-20: 24 Hours of DINO Solo; Versailles, Indiana (1st Place)
  • September 5-6: Seven Springs 24-Hour Champion Challenge- Seven Springs, Pennsylvania
  • (Gold Medal-5 person Team)
  • August 15-16: 24 Hours in the Sage Hartman Rocks; Gunnison, Colorado (8th Place)
  • June 20-21: Mountain Mayhem - Solo 24 Hour Race; England, United Kingdom (16th Place)
  • June 7: Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 100 mile ride; Lake Tahoe, California
  • May 23-24: 24 Hours Round the Clock; Spokane, Washington (2nd Place)


2008

  • May 3: Dirt, Sweat and Gears - Pro/Duo 12 Hour Race; Fayetteville, Tennessee (1st Place)
  • May 10: Race Across Indiana and Back Practice Ride - 4 person coed team (310 miles) Indiana
  • June 1: Lake Tahoe 100 mile - Coach for Leukemia Lymphoma Society - Finisher; Lake Tahoe
  • June 10-17: RAAM - Race Across America; 4 person coed team (3,050 miles) (3rd Place)
    Completed ride across America - California to Maryland - in 7 days 4 hours 59 minutes
  • July 12: Blue Mounds 12 Hour race (race postponed); Wisconsin
  • July 26: HMBA Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic - Instructor
  • August 2-3: 24 Hour National Championships - Solo; Wausau, Wisconsin (200 miles) (6th Place)
  • August 10-16: TransRockies Mountain Bike Race; BC Canada - Coed team (550 kilometers/340 miles)
  • Seven Day Stage Race: Stage 1 (14th Place), Stage 2 (16th Place), Stage 3 (12th Place), Stage 4 (16th Place), Stage 5 (11th Place), Stage 6 (18th Place), Stage 7 (27th Place)
  • September 20-21: 24 Hours of Landahl - Solo (race cancelled); Missouri
  • September 27: 24 Hours of DINO - Solo; Warsaw, Indiana (190 miles) (1st Place)
  • October 12: Brown County Breakdown / Mountain Bike (50 mile); Nashville, Indiana


2007

  • March 11: XC Expert race SERC. #1 AMBC; Reddick, Florida (9th Place)
  • March 24: XC Expert race; Columbia, Tennessee (10th Place)
  • March 31-April 4: Training Camp; Fontana Dam, North Carolina
  • April 21: Cohutta XC Women’s race (35 miles); Copperhill, Tennessee (2nd Place)
  • April 22: Tiger Rag XC AMBC race; Clemson, South Carolina (1st Place)
  • May 5: DINO - Women's Expert XC; Warsaw, Indiana (1st Place)
  • May 19-20: 24 Hours of Conyers, Georgia - Solo (3rd Place)
  • May 27: Chile Challenge - Women’s Expert; Angel Fire, New Mexico (7th Place)
  • June 10: DRT XC Race Women’s Expert; Fort Wayne, Indiana (1st Place)
  • June 16: DINO - Women’s Expert; Ferdinand, Indiana (1st Place)
  • June 30: Free Rider/Downhill Challenge - Women’s; North Vernon, Indiana (1st Place)
  • June 30: Short -Track MTB Expert Women’s race NORBA; North Vernon, Indiana (1st Place)
  • July 1: DINO - Women's XC Expert; North Vernon, Indiana (3rd Place)
  • *July17-22: Mount Snow U. S. Nationals XC Women’s Expert; West Dover, Vermont (4th Place)
  • *July 28-30: 24 Hour/9 Mile - National Championship (Solo) Wausau, Wisconsin (200 mile) (7th Place)
  • *September 1-2: World Championships 24 Hours of Adrenalin (Solo Elite) Monterey, California (168 mile) (3rd Place)
  • September 9: Town Run DINO-Women's Expert XC Indianapolis, Indiana (1st Place)
  • September 9: DINO Mountain Bike Series Indiana State Championship (1st Place)
  • October 6-7: 24 Hours of DINO; Warsaw, Indiana (Duo - 240 miles) (1st Place)


2006 - 2001

  • February 21- June 7 Coach every weekend for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s TNT
  • February 18-19, 2006: 24 Hours of the Old Pueblo (Duo); Tucson, AZ (22nd out of 74 Duo teams)
  • April 2006: El Tour de Phoenix 74 mile road race (Gold); Phoenix, AZ
  • July 2006: Inducted into the Hall of Fame Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • September 30-October 1, 2006: 24 Hours of DINO (Duo) (2nd Place)
  • September 16-17, 2006: 24 Hours of Mohican, OH (Solo/unsupported) (1st Place)
  • September 24, 2006: Brown County XC race Women's Expert race (1st Place)
  • September 10, 2006: DINO Expert Mountain Bike Race (2nd Place)
  • October14-15, 2006: 24 Hours of Moab Solo; Moab, UT (Solo/unsupported) (11th Place)
  • June 2005: DINO Off-Road Team Triathlon; Logansport, IN (2nd Place)
  • June 2005 Alaska's Major Midnight Sun Marathon (Raised $4500 for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society)
  • October 19 & 20, 2005: 24 Hours of Moab, UT (Solo/unsupported) (12th Place)
  • October 2005: 12 Hours of DINO XC Race; Warsaw, IN (Solo Women) (1st Place)
  • November 19, 2005: Tour De Tour of Tucson 110 mile Race - Cycling Coach LLS TNT; Tucson, AZ
  • January 2004: Disney's Marathon, Orlando, FL (Raised $3,800 for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society)
  • June 2004: Bike Butler; Carrolton, KY (1st Place)
  • September 2004: Expert Women; Richmond, IN (3rd Place)
  • October 2004: 12 Hours of DINO Solo / Women; Warsaw, IN (1st Place)
  • June 2003 - 2004: Town Run Women’s Mountain Bike Clinic; Indianapolis, IN - Keith Griffiths
  • August 2003: Chicago Triathlon (Raised $3500 for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society)
  • September 2003: NORBA Runner-up Indiana State Champion Sport - Women
  • November 2003: Land between the Lakes Expert Mountain Bike Race; Kentucky (4th Place)
  • June 2002: Certified Cycling Coach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Team In Training
  • 2002: April Raised $5,000 for cancer research / Lance Armstrong Foundation in Austin, TX
  • September 2002: NORBA Indiana State Champion Beginner - Women
  • 2002/2001: Raised $28,200+ for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Team in Training


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Favorite quotes:

“Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.”
- Henry David Thoreau


“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
- Maya Angelou
“Be the change you wish to see in the world.”
- Mahatma Gandhi



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