Felic Herrera

Felic Herrera, aka @santabarbarasefamilia is one of the best ambassadors bike life has ever seen. Not only is he a great rider, but he also puts on an awesome rideout, and he's even coordinated "Wheelie Wednesdays" with his city to help teach others about bike life. That's what's up! Photos by @bigbikefamily

Questions & Answers

What’s your full name? Feliciano Herrera. What's your Instagram? @santabarbarasefamilia. That comes from my love for SE Bikes and whoever rode with me. I wanted them to feel like familia, So SE Familia! How old are you? I'm 45 years old. Where do you live? I live in Santa Barbara, CA. What’s it like riding for SE Bikes? I love it! It's a dream come true. How did you get into bike life? My friend Tom Lopez invited me out. I haven’t stopped since. How far can you wheelie? Two blocks, give or take.   What’s the bike life scene like where you live? Everyone is riding something. Santa Barbara is a bike life community. What is your favorite thing about bike life? The different cities that I get to ride through and the friendships you build in them. What’s the best rideout you’ve ever been on? The 4130 Subway Series. Where is your favorite place to ride? Los Angeles. How many SE bikes do you currently own? Fat Quad, Vans Big Ripper, Big Ripper HD, and OM-Duro. How many followers do you have on Instagram? I have 7,962 followers. What is your favorite SE bike and why? The OM-Duro; it's the perfect size with gears. You can’t go wrong. Are you part of a riding crew? SE Familia. What is a fun fact that people may not know about you? I love lifting weights and reading. What advice would you give to someone getting into bike life today? Just enjoy the ride. What’s your secret to improving your riding skills? Practice makes perfect. What would you be doing if you never found bike life? I would be in the gym.   Will you ever stop riding? Nope, 'till wheels fall off.