Steve loves life. Steve loves bikes. Steve loves trail. Coming to World Trail from the civil landscaping world, Steve manages technical construction elements such as bridges, retaining walls, steps and drainage infrastructure to add another level of professionalism to the shapes we create. Steve’s civil experience and training in OH&S also make him ideally suited to hold the role of World Trail’s OH&S representative.
Gerard has been racing mountain bikes since 1992. When he’s not riding, he’ll either be enjoying some of Australia’s finest surf nearby his ideally located Southern Office, or defining the future of mountain biking in Australia as World Trail’s lead consultant. With tertiary qualifications in Science and Landscape Architecture and a background in natural resource management, Gerard is one of the most experienced trail planners in Australia.
With over three decades of valuable trail knowledge throughout the globe, Glen's experiences from UCI World Cups, Olympic designs to recreational facilities shapes the direction of World Trail.
Fresh from the Victorian alpine region, and under the guidance of the best in the business, Michael is on the fast track to becoming one of Australia’s best specialist machine operators. Michael’s energy, enthusiasm, leadership, eye for detail and natural ability at the controls of an excavator make him an integral part of World Trail’s construction team.
Grant has ridden for literally days on end all over the world. An experienced bushman, businessman, qualified landscaper and former professional athlete, Grant plays a leading role in critical functions of World Trail. Managing key aspects of mapping, operations, logistics and project management, Grant also assists Gerard to deliver planning and consultation outcomes on Australia’s most significant trail developments.
With more KOM’s on Strava than any other World Trail employee, Ryan understands how to link corners on his bike better than most. A highly successful rider in the national Enduro scene, Ryan is a skilled and respected lead trail builder within the World Trail team. Ryan has exercised his skills to build many of the finest descending flow trails in the country, including the Australian Alps Epic at Mt Buller.
Strong as an ox and hard working as they come, Max leads his team by example while emulating the work ethic of his mentors, Rhys and Ryan, as he hones his skills under the guidance of Glen Jacobs. Cutting his machine operating teeth on premium trails in both Queensland and Tasmania, Max has stamped his unique style on some of Australia’s most iconic trails.
Born to race downhill bikes, Rhys is a top-tier racer and former winner of the national downhill series. When he’s off the bike, Rhys is Australia’s foremost machine operator and trail designer. Rhys’ exemplary work ethic, unique skills and long list of professional achievements form the foundation for his position as a confident, experienced and well-respected leader of our construction teams.
When he’s not out fishing on the Great Barrier Reef, World Trail Director Dylan manages the Northern Office, delivering critical business management functions for World Trail. Dylan’s commitment to operating an elite, professional company is a key ingredient in our strong profile within the industry.