Safety & Maintenance Director
Bill Prall serves as TOMTC’s Safety & Maintenance Director. A founding member of TOMTC, Bill has been involved in cycling and bike racing since he was a kid in Detroit. He joined the legendary Wolverine Sports Club after encouragement from its longtime leader and racing coach, the late Mike Walden. In 1981, Bill started the Touring Gear bike shop in Harbor Springs, where he and his wife, Shirley, still reside. In his job as safety and maintenance director, he oversees trail maintenance, trail signage, and other trail safety concerns. Bill and Shirley, who enjoy bike riding, cross country skiing, playing and listening to music, and spending time with family, have one married son and two granddaughters.