Greg Shimonek is rated as a category 2 athlete for road racing, category 2 for cyclocross and category 1 for mountain bike. "Shim" has been a fixture at the sharp end of Nebraska racing of all types for going on two decades. He also leads the Wednesday Night Ride, the weekly competitive group road ride out of the Trek Bicycle Store of Omaha. Greg works as a Senior Director within the marketing department at Union Pacific Railroad - its not uncommon to see his race bike locked up out in front of the UP's massive downtown Omaha headquarters. Greg also leads lunch rides with fellow UP employees, which may or may not include occasional tacos.