Dylan Eggar

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Dylan Eggar SA BMX Racing Rider Profile

Personal Details

  • Full Name: Dylan Eggar
  • Nick Name: Dyl

  • Date of Birth: 16 April 1999

  • Height (cm): 180

  • Home Town: Durban

  • Profession: Student

Racing Details


  • Race or Career no: 11 
  • Province: Kwa-Zulu Natal 

  • Club: Queensburgh BMX Club

  • Team: Team KD216

  • Years Riding:  12

  • Racing Class: 15 Expert

More about "Dyl" (Dylan)


GENERAL INTERESTS

  • Favorite Food: Bangers and Mash
  • Favorite Drink: Superade
  • Favorite Song / Artists: Electro House
  • Inspiration: Connor Fields
  • Goal in BMX: To Race Elite

Sponsors: 

International Events Attended: UCI BMX World Championships 2006 - 2014

Favorite BMX Tracks: 

  • GIBA - BECAUSE OF THE SX HILL
  • QUEENSBURGH - BECAUSE OF THE TECHNICAL SECOND AND THIRD STRAIGHTS.
  • ALL THE WORLD'S TRACKS THAT I'VE BEEN TO AS THEY PUT MY TRAINING TO THE TEST.

Most memorable race: MY SEMI-FINAL IN 2012 (BIRMINGHAM) WHEN I CAME SECOND TO THE WORLD #1 IN MY AGE GROUP.

What I least like about BMX Racing:  Nothing, I ENJOY EVERYTHING ABOUT BMX.

Regularly visited websites: BMX MANIA, DANS COMP, TUBIDY, YOU TUBE, MACHINIMA

Why I enjoy Racing BMX: I ENJOY THE ADRENALIN RUSH I GET FROM RACING.  BMX IS AN AWESOME SPORT, YOU GET TO MEET LOTS OF OTHER RIDERS AND MAKE NEW FRIENDS.  I ENJOY TRAVELLING OVERSEAS AND COMPETING AGAINST DIFFERENT RIDERS.

How I got started Racing BMX: I was introduced to BMX Racing through a family member.

What do you do when you are not riding: PLAY CRICKET, PLAY X-BOX, WATCH SPORT ON TV.

Suggestions for anyone starting Racing BMX: HAVE FUN, TRAIN HARD AND NEVER GIVE UP!  NEVER SAY "I CAN'T" AS ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE IF YOU PUT YOUR MIND TO IT.

Gallery

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Bike Setup


 Frame:  Chase
 Forks:   Elevn
 Headset:   S&M
 Stem:  Elevn
 Headset Spacers:  Elevn
 Handle Bars:  Elevn
 Grips  ODI Van's
 Brake Lever:  Bombshell
 Brake Cable:  Slick
 Rear Brake:  Bombshell
 Seatpost Clamp:  ONE
 Cranks:   Shimano DXR
 Chainring:  Bombshell
 Bottom Bracket:  Shimano
 Chain:  Halflink
 Pedals:  TimeZ
 Rimm's:  Bombshell
 Hubs:  Chris King
 Tires:  Tioga
 Tubes:  Swollow

 

Dylan Eggar UCI BMX WC QF 2014


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