Mtn Bike / Greg Watts
- Nickname: Double or nothing
- Sport: MTB Dirt Jump/slopestyle
- City, State you reside in: Santa Cruz, CA
- Birthday: 5/21
- Age when first started riding: 3
- Favorite place to ride: Besides my hometown Jumps at post office... Whistler!
- Sponsors: Rockstar, Haro, Giro, Deity, Maxxis, Smith optics, Gamut USA, Five ten, Chainlink Clothing, Fox suspension, Shimano, Leatt
- Inspiration: Watching my dad ride moto. He still rips!
- What’s on your IPOD playlist? Depends on the mood, but lately i’ve been into old school metallica and some Macklemore.
- When I’m not riding I like to: Golf, Go fishing, Chill at the beach, ride moto, hang with my buddies etc. I’m basically a big kid still haha.
- Official/Favorite Website: the chive!! keep calm, chive on
- Something that most people don’t know about you: I was a nerd when i was little and wanted to be an accountant.
- Quote: “life is like riding a bike. In order to stay balanced, you must keep moving forward” - Albert Einstein
- How did you start riding? I have been riding bikes basically all my life. I learned when I was 3 and raced a little BMX when I was 7 and 8. I didn’t really get into competing and racing mountain bikes until i was 14 though. My Dad rode cross country a lot, but it was my brother that got me into jumping and racing DH. I was just the little brother trying to keep up with the older kids in the neighborhood.
- Career Honors, Awards, and Highlights: Crankworx slopestyle 2009-1st place, Crankworx best trick 2008 and 2010- 1st place, Goatstyle 2010-1st place, ranchstyle 2011-1st place, AT’s Showdown 2010 and 2011-1st place, First rider to land a double flip on a MTB.
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1 day ago: .@minicoop175 throttled his way into 2nd place and extends his points lead!! 🙌🏁 #Supercross http://t.co/xPJu6RbUmr see full story
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1 day ago: A massive congrats to @josschristensen and Alex Bellemare on taking the silver and bronze in slopestyle! #games http://t.co/HXTWsL1QKt see full story
1 day ago: A massive congrats to Joss Christensen and Alex Bellemare on taking on silver and bronze in ski slopestyle tonight!! You boys crushed it! #skiing... see full story
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