Andres has worked at Criterium since 2012. Andres loves to ride the dirt and when asked what his favorite trail in town is he lists them all, which make him a great resource for trail conditions because he has most likely just ridden that trail. Andres was born in Venezuela, moved to Florida in the mid 90's and recently became an American citizen. Andres has retired from racing mountain bikes, but has an impressive list of XC wins under his belt, most notably he won the 2009 12 hours of Coleta. Andres can be found in the back expertly repairing all bikes, and is an expert Cannondale Lefty mechanic.

Andres demostrates his wheeling skills while eating a banana.