About Us

Nash Kent

Bike-Fitting/Leadership

Nash has been part of the bike industry since 1995. He has represented NSW and Australia in road cycling and won state medals in road, track and MTB. Nash is an active member of Cycling Australia, Parklife & Bicycle NSW. He is also a Cycling Australia Level 1 Coach, a TrainingPeaks Level 2 Coach, Former Head Coach of the Western Sydney Academy of Sport Cycling Program, a former mechanic and coach for the NSW Junior Road Team. Nash is involved in product testing for Garmin.

Sydney born and bred, he has a passion for bikes, art, music, and design. In 2013 Nash was appointed to the Sydney Olympic Park Authority's Bicycle Advisory Committee who regularly meet with board members to plan for safer and better cycling in the local area. He believes strongly in the local bike store. 

Mark Jessup

Management

Mark is a bike industry guru.

He has over 20 years of retail experience in sales, customer service and management. Marco will without-doubt get it right the first time through his calm and careful nature, wisdom, and high level accountability. he's a great listener, and an even better coach for those who want proper advice.

Mark and his family are from the Inner West of Sydney. He rides custom-made steel bikes for recreation & also plays guitar in Two Screws Loose - an acoustic and electric blues two-piece band.

Dan Baker

Worshop Manager

Dan is responsible for the high quality mechanical work, and bike builds coming out of Park Bikes. He has had 8 years of experience in the workshop.

Depsite his young years, Dan has already had a successful career in XC, Marathon, and 24hr MTB racing.

He now rides XC, Fatbikes, & touring bikes. He has a passion for travel, and has decked out a van himself for the ultimate self-supported trips.

Matthew Sweeney

Bike-Fitting

Matthew has 9 years experience as a Physiotherapist. He has worked with various clinics and private sporting institutes over this time helping teams and individual athletes achieve their best.

Matthew does bike-fitting for us on a contract basis, and some part time work in the shop.

Matthew is an active member of Triathlon NSW, Balance & Parklife Cycling Clubs.

 

Chris Boogert

Park Bikes Travel

Chris Boogert takes care of Park Bikes Travel. He is a brilliant communicator, and has a very strong work ethic. He is straight to the point and honest which is very important when helping customers. He has a teaching degree from Sydney University and has also worked for Waverley College as a cycling coach, and a premium cycle-touring company in Italy. Chris represents Parklife Cycling Club in A grade road racing, and also looks after the club's official communications. He has experience on the road, mountain bike, and track bike.