Occupation: Sportscaster/Ultra Cyclist
Location: Aurora, CO
Jerry Schemmel is longtime Denver based sportscaster. He did play by play of Denver Nuggets games for 18 seasons and the Colorado Rockies for 10. He is the host of the nationally syndicated radio show, "Amazing Americans." He is also a record setting cyclist. He holds five Colorado ultra cycling records and was part of the winning two person relay team at the 2015 Race Across America. He plans to compete as a solo racer in the event in 2021.
He is also a plane crash survivor and author of two books. He and his wife Diane have two adult children and one grandchild.