Gary Thornton

Event Announcer
Bike Industry Professional

Event Announcer & Master of Ceremonies

Gary provides extensive bicycle industry and cycling event experience. His perspective is relevant to the cycling enthusiast while still explaining the event to casual observers.

He makes sure that athletes and sponsors get the recognition that they deserve to ensure a successful ongoing event.

Event Announcing

Experienced professional announcer for events ranging from single day local races to multi day national events


Audio and video coverage providing a concise platform for the event, athletes and sponsors to the maximum amount of exposure


On site live and recorded interviews. Moderator of Q&A sessions with personalities such as Andrea Tafi, Floyd Landis and others.

NAPRD Cycling Channel Moderated by Gary Thornton

About Gary

Gary is a lifelong cyclist and has worked with bicycles since he was a teenager. His professional experience started while working at a local shop and progressed to managing national bicycle brands. At events Gary has worked at all levels. He has had experiences ranging from building barriers, managing marathon gear check for 30,000, assisting at the Tour de France and as main podium presenter at the Sea Otter Classic. Gary has announced events from local roller races to multi day national caliber events. This depth of experience is drawn upon to make sure that sponsors and athletes alike get maximum exposure.