Dakotah Norton

RACING: DH   AGE: 25   HOME TOWN: Michigan / Rotten Oaks – TN, USA

 

How would you describe yourself in one sentence?
The dude that has the most fun.

Best moment of 2017 season?
Borrowing a bike and riding it to a top 15 at the Val di Sole World cup.

Your goal for this season?
Ride to my full potential. Just ride fast and forget the rest.

Your main inspirations?
Being the best human I can be.

Growing up, who did you most like to emulate on your riding?
Mike Aitken

If you could transfer your riding skills to any other sport, what would it be?
Moto, a lot of what I look up too has always been motocross inspired.

Favorite post-race snack?
Chipotle and Starbucks

Favorite race?
Mont-Sainte-Anne, its pretty wide open.

Favorite place to ride?
Whistler, just riding jump lines all day with the boys. I wish every riding day could be like the week before Crankworx.

RACING HIGHLIGHTS
14th – World Cup Val di Sole 2017
30th – World Cup Lourdes 2017
11th – Crankworx Canadian Open 2017
34th – UCI MTB World Cup Overall 2017
4th – US National DH Champs 2017
1st – Pro GRT #5 2017
4th – US Open of MTB 2017
1st – Crankworx Pro Dual Slalom 2015
3rd – Crankworx Pump Track 2015
6th – US National DH Champs 2015