When you grow up in Santa Cruz, you know you gotta throw down… Simon Silver has his sights set on Crankworx France & Whistler ahead.
- Hometown: Santa Cruz, California
- Career Highlights: Creating awesome media, shared across the web to get people stoked on riding mountain bikes!
- First Bike: 20″ Huffy with four pegs and a gyro.
- Most Memorable Moment (mtb-related): Most memorable bike related moment happened quite recently for me while in Bali. One morning I woke up at 3am to arrive at the location we were shooting at around sunrise. I’ll never forget watching the sunrise over Batur Lake and Volcano, Such an amazing experience.
- Favorite Place to Ride: Favorite place to ride undoubtedly has to be Coast Gravity Park in BC. The coastal crew boys build un-paralleled trails.
- Favorite Type of Terrain: I love singletrack with lots ‘o berms, or bike park jump trails.
- What I like about KORE: Kore is such an iconic and classic brand in the industry, it’s an honor to be spinin’ on Kore wheels!
- If I weren’t an athlete, I’d be: Photographer
- Where I see myself in 10 years: Owning a bike related business, and riding bikes just as often as I am now!