Jerry first rode a bike at 6 years old, a Honda Z50. Since then he's made a career of buying and selling bikes and currently owns a 1985 RZ500 v4 2 stroke, an '85 V-Max, '99 R1, '74 YZ250 which is brand new and never been started, a '74 YZ360, '85 Honda Gyro scooter, and a few more. He raced for years, claiming the CMC Pro Championship in '82 and '84 on a YZ490, and CVRG 500cc Expert Vintage Champion in '87 and '88. In 1988 he rode in the Colorado 500 and did 300 miles in one day on a dirt bike. An AMA Life Member, he's made motorcycles his living owning his own shop prior to coming to work for TMS 6 or 7 years ago.