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Behind the Bars: Dan Chabanov

Behind the Bars: Dan Chabanov

Published on 12/12/16

 Rider: Dan Chabanov

Team: Richard Sachs Cyclocross Team

Age: 29


Q: Why do you race?

A: The short answer varies between “I don’t know” and “Because I enjoy it”. The truth is more along the lines of I try not to think about it too hard because I can’t make it make any logical sense but I just don’t want to stop.


Q: Years riding vs years racing?

A: I started riding bikes because I wanted to race bikes.


Q: Favorite postrace meal?

A: A big mac and a milkshake.


Q: Describe TRP in 4 words

A: Keep me from crashing.


Q: Finish the sentence “I ride bikes …”

A: for my own entertainment.


Q: Best advice ever received?

A: Training makes you tired. Recovery makes you fast.


Q: Worst racing advice ever received?

A: When in doubt, lead it out.


Q: Favorite subject in school?

A: Art History