Sponsors: Troy Lee Designs, Rad MFG, Dunlop, Race Tech Suspension, Split Designs, Maxima, FMF, Torc 1 Racing, Works Connection
- 140 lbs
- Oceanside, CA
- current residence:
- Murrieta, CA
Through photography when I was younger.
How old were you when you started riding?
12 years old.
Where did you grow up?
How did you first get introduced to TLD and/or Troy?
Through Dan McGranahan and Jeff Weiner.
How long have you been riding for TLD?
Which TLD products are you using?
Helmets, jerseys, pants and protection.
Do any athletes/riders influence or inspire your style?
Rich Kearns, Adam Jones and Justin Barcia.
What do you like to do when you're not riding?
I like to mountain bike, snowboard and skate and do photography.
What bands/music are you into?
Rise Against and hip-hop.
What are some of your favorite foods?
List 3 goals you have for the upcoming season:
1. X-Games Step-Up
2. X-Pilots events
3. Red Bull X-Fighters
List a few highlights of your career:
X Games Brazil gold medal.
What's your favorite race/event and why?
X Games because it's the biggest and most prestigious event.
What's your idea of an epic day riding?
After a fresh rain, going to the hills and creating some new jumps.
Where’s your favorite place to travel to?
Europe and South America.
What's the best thing about being a professional athlete?
Getting to do what I love the most for my job.
If you weren't a professional athlete, how would you want to spend your time?
Shooting action sports photography.
If you were running things, what would you change about the industry?
More loyalty throughout the industry, as well as more events throughout the year.
Who would you like to thank?
All of my sponsors and friends that have supported me up to this point and believed in me.
Any words of wisdom?
If you are blessed with a talent, utilize it to the fullest.