You can fail at what you don't want, so you might as well take a chance at doing what you love!
Mike Fede is a professional BMX athlete born and raised in Delaware. He’s been riding a bike since the age of 3 when his father took him to a BMX demo to kill some time. The rest is history. Little did Mike’s father know that fateful day would fuel Mike’s passion for the rest of his life! Mike was hooked and has been a professional BMX rider for the last 10 years. He’s competed in major BMX events all over the world, including Germany, France and Estonia. In the United States he’s participated in the Mountain Dew tour. Mike has taken 1st place several times for “Best Trick” as well as top 3 in overall standings in the Transjam BMX series. His BMX experience has landed him on the pages of BMX Plus magazine, Ride BMX magazine and Ride BMX U.K. magazine. When Mike isn’t riding, he is constantly challenging his entrepreneurial drive coming up with new ways to produce the things he loves. Mike views life as a series of stepping stones. He’s never believed that a person is supposed to do one thing for the rest of their life. Mike sets small goals every day, on and off the bike, which push him towards his long-term goal of being a business owner.
Q&A with Mike Fede
What’s the number one thing on your bucket list?
I'd like to buy a camper and drive around the country for a while to explore areas I haven't seen.
If you could have one superpower, what would it be?
The strength and abilities of Superman would be amazing! What’s your favorite workout song?
Portugal. The Man - All Your Lights
Who’s your biggest supporter?
I can't single out any one person who's supported me more out of my amazing support group. My grandfather was always had a strong view of me following my dreams and goals while setting new ones on the way. I'm lucky to have a great family who supports all of my endeavors.
What’s your go-to PowerBar product?
Late I've really been enjoying the PowerBar Protein Shakes.