Paul Butler

Paul Butler
Guide and Mechanic
Georgetown Tasmania

Guiding Experience

8 Years with Bikestyle Tours

Bikestyle Trips

14

Non-guiding Background

Background coach and motor body builder (Bus and truck bodies) anchor welding, bicycle mechanic, camp councillor, paint ball guide, waiter, breakfast chef. Now wharf linesman

Languages

English and Tassie

Favourite Location

Catskill mountains

PROFILE

Paul is a Brisbane native. He is a qualified bicycle mechanic with 18 years experience working in bike shops and various Cycling Teams. He is a racing cyclist, and has competed in road and track cycling, even dabbling in the odd mountain bike race.

His main passion is for the track and has competed several times at the World Masters Track Cycling Championships, one year placing 3rd and in 2013, 2nd in the Points Score Race.

In recent years Paul has assisted as a guide/mechanic on several charity rides and assisted with the QAS track and road teams. Paul is also a qualified Level 1 cycling and weightlifting coach.