Mike Burris in the Director of Impulse CYCLEsport. Mike has a B.S. in Biology from the University of Vermont as well as a Masters of Education degree also from the University of Vermont. Mike competes as a CAT 3/Masters cyclist specializing in time trials and criterium racing. During the winter, Mike competes in snowshoe races throughout New England. In addition to an extensive bicycle racing resume, Mike has completed multiple marathons, ultra-marathons, and triathlons. Mike is a USA Cycling certified coach, the Training Director at epicPlanet.tv, and the Team Director of the Burris Logistics-Fit Werx Masters Racing Team. Mike always enjoys working with a variety of athletes.
While not immersed in bicycle racing and training, Mike teaches high school physics and freelances as an educational consultant and academic coach. He, his wife and 2 daughters live in Shelburne, Vermont.
Steve Colangeli is Mike’s partner in crime at Impulse CYCLEsport. Steve teaches biology, forest ecology, and environmental /horticultural science at U-32 High School in Montpelier, VT. Steve has a B.S. degree in plant and soil science with a concentration in horticulture and agronomy from the University of Rhode Island. Steve competes as a CAT 3/ Masters cyclist specializing in criterium and cyclocross racing. Steve competes on a pair of x-c skis when the weather permits.
Steve is in the process of moving with his wife and 5 year old son to Charlotte, Vermont to start up a small local farming operation. This operation will have an educational component for children, adults, and athletes alike. The farm property will also feature the latest in green building technology utilizing both passive and active solar systems. The farm will be an ideal site for cyclist and athletes to visit, camp out, and learn about the importance of local nutrition, gardening, and sustainability. Steve is also available to consult on designing and maintaining gardens in both large and small spaces as well as the installation and maintenance of residential greenhouses.
108 Bourgea Lane
Shelburne, VT 05482