Rudy Cabirou

RACING: DH       AGE: 23      HOME TOWN: Millau, France

 

How would you describe yourself in one sentence?
Move, ride and share, these are necessaries in my life!

Best moment of 2017 season?
World Cup Lenzerheide! It’s an amazing experience, I had a great run and finished in 8th place.

Your goal for this season?
Enjoy every moment and ride with maximum pleasure, I also want to be in the top-10 again.

Your main inspirations?
Live my dreams, ride around the world and keep the positive attitude!

Growing up, who did you most like to emulate on your riding?
I was a fan of James Stewart when I was young! He has amazing style on the motorbike. I often try to emulate his style on my bike. Hahaha

If you could transfer your riding skills to any other sport, what would it be?
For sure Motocross

Favorite post-race snack?
A big burger

Favorite race?
World Cup Lourdes! The track is sick, I like the feeling on that dirt. I also took my first top-10 there and have amazing memories on that place!

Favorite place to ride?
La Grand Combe, 3 hours away from of my home! It’s a great track, super fun with a lot of jumps! Like an “SX track”.

RACING HIGHLIGHTS
8th – World Cup Lenzerheide 2017
16th – World Cup Lourdes & Val di Sole 2017
17th – World Cup overall 2017
17th – World Championships Cairns 2017
4th – European DH Champs 2017
30th – UCI MTB World Cup Lourdes 2016
10th – World Cup Lourdes 2015