Another young rider picked up by a major team! dhReno rider Clark Wright’s son Christian rides for the Commencal team again this year!
From Christian’s press release:
Christian is stoked to be supported by Max Commencal for the 3rd season. Christian has maintained a podium average of over 96% in his 35+ races. Christian is 14 years old and is competing in the Junior Expert Class. In 2007 he won the Sea Otter Classic in Downhill and Dual Slalom, won the California State Championship Series for Super D and even managed 2nd in Dual Slalom and 3rd in Downhill at the USA Nationals in Vermont, 7 weeks after breaking his scaffoid and 2 weeks after having his appendix out. Christian’s other 2008 sponsors include Fox Shox, Formula Brakes, E 13 Chain Guides, Maxxis Tires, SDG Seats and Bell Helmets. Christian lives and trains in Auburn, California where the access to trails is sweet.
The Latest News about Christian:
From the Auburn Journal: anatomy-of-a-mountain-biking-champion.doc