Missy “the Missile” Giove is one of the best-known personalities in mountain biking. Her wild child attitude and devil may care riding style helped define the golden age of mountain biking. She spent her formative years in the city but longed for life in the woods. When she finally made the transition, Missy found her calling in action sports.
Note: This video contains adult R rated language.
If you’re not familiar with her story or just want a recap, then enjoy this interview with The Pro’s Closet. Not only does she discuss her childhood, but she goes into entertaining detail about her role on the Yeti team and her FTW built race bike.