Brandon Semenuk

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Brandon Semenuk
Personal information
Born Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 176 lb (80 kg)
Team information
Current team Trek
Discipline Freestyle Mountain Bikes
Role Freestyle
Rider type Slopestyle, Freeride

Brandon Semenuk is a Canadian freeride mountain biker from Whistler, British Columbia. Semenuk is a 3-time FMB World Tour Gold Medalist. He is a 2013 Munich X-Games Silver medalist in the Mountain Bike Slopestyle event, a 2008 and 2016 Red Bull Rampage winner and a 5-time Red Bull Joyride winner. He is known as one of the best freeride mountain bikers in history.

Early life and early career[edit]

Semenuk grew up in Whistler, British Columbia,[1] where he started out in cross-country cycling, competing in the BC Cup for the first time at the age of 9. He also competed in Four-Cross early in his career.[2]

Career[edit]

He won Silver Medal in Slopestyle at the X-Games Munich in 2013. He won the Red Bull Joyride in 2011,[3] and also in 2013,[4] 2014,[5] 2015.[6][1] and 2017 [Red Bull Bike 1] For the 2015 mountain bike movie unReal, he was filmed in a one shot segment that went viral on the internet.[7][8]

Sponsors[edit]

Brandon Semenuk is currently part of Trek Freeride Mountain biking team. He is also sponsored by Troy Lee Designs, Red Bull, SRAM, RockShox, Avid, Truvativ, Smith, Maxxis, Chromag, MyPakage, Etnies, Dissent, and Evolution Whistler.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ [Watch: The Winning Run at Red Bull Joyride - Crankworx Whistler 2017 "Watch: The Winning Run at Red Bull Joyride - Crankworx Whistler 2017"] Check |url= value (help). pinkbike.com. Pinkbike. Retrieved August 22, 2017. 

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