Dakotah Norton

RACING: DH   AGE: 27   HOME TOWN: Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

 

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

Best moment of 2019 season?
Building speed through the season recovering from injury and putting myself back in the running at the end of the year.

Your goal for this season?
I would like to find consistency, and be toward the top of the results list every weekend.

Your main inspirations?
Looking back I want to be one of the gnarly guys that laid it all out there.

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

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?
Tacos!

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
8th – World Champs Mont–Sainte–Anne 2019
9th – World Cup Snowshoe 2019
10th – World Cup Maribor 2019
13th – World Cup Fort William 2019
3rd – US National Champs 2019
5th – World Cup Lošinj 2018
6th – World Cup Leogang 2018
22nd – World Cup overall 2018
8th – Crankworx Whistler DH 2018
14th – World Cup Val di Sole 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