GARDENA, CA (BRAIN)—One of the early leaders of the bicycle clothing industry, John Kucharik Sr, died recently at 93.
Kucharik Sr. was the founder of Kucharik Bicycle Clothing in Gardena, California. He also owned a bike shop, and served the industry for more than 50 years.
"Dad began cycling at an early age and acquired a love for this sport," said son John Kucharik Jr. "Due to his love of cycling, he made a career move that would impact his life forever."
For more on the life of John Kucharik Sr., be sure to read the April 1 issue of Bicycle Retailer and Industry News.