Bobby Walthour IV
Bobby Walthour IV is the fourth generation of the long Walthour legacy in American Track Racing. Bobby Sr. was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1989, Jimmy Walthour was inducted in 2008 and Bobby Walthour Jr. was inducted in 2011.
Bobby Walthour IV continued the family tradition starting in 1985 at the Hellyer Velodrome in San Jose, CA. He quickly became a national-level racer resulting in opportunities to represent the United States internationally and as a member of the US National Team. Thirty-plus years later, Bobby is still racing at the elite level.
Bobby IV owns Velo Flyer Bicycles with the mission to promote American cycling and the rich Walthour family tradition.
Bobby is a proud member of the US Bicycling Hall of Fame Board of Directors because it provides the opportunity to preserve the long and amazing history of American bicycle racing.