Rider Profile: Nick Geoghegan


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Name:
Nick Geoghegan

Nickname:
Little Nico, Nick Nack

Date of Birth:
28/08/88

Current Residence:
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England

Hometown:
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England

Sponsors:
Diamondback Europe, Rockstar Energy Drink, Kore USA, Freestylextreme.com, ThorMX UK, SRAM, Duck Smart, Avid, RockShox, SpiralGFX, JVC, Schwalbe UK, Horizon Watches, Owkay Clothing, Plush Suspension

Years I’ve been riding:
Nine

Favourite Trail or place to ride:
Innerleithen, Scotland

Best ride ever:
Gotta love a week in the Alps with the lads, bikes, beers & banter!

Favourite Trick:
Superflip

Injuries:
Only broken my collarbone but I’ve seen my kneecaps a few times and regularly knock myself out!

Career Highlight:
2006 Junior English Champion or 5th overall at 2012 Morgins IXS!

Hobbies:
Moto and smashing some single track on the DB Mission

Role Model:
Christian 'Hatch' Hatcher - what a legend that man is!

Favourite Band:
One Direction (Editor: Really????)

Favourite Movie:
007 Man With The Golden Gun

Favourite Drink:
Rockstar Punched

Favourite Food:
A good ruby (Editor’s translation: curry)

Favourite Industry Individual:
Kovarik, that man is an animal!

Most Valued Component on Your Bike:
My Kore wheelset, I go through wheels so much it's nice to have found a brand that lasts!

Favourite Event:
Any race that has a flat out track and a good atmosphere!

Words of Wisdom:
Sacrifice what you are for what you can become.

Last Thoughts:
Bring on 2014!