Rider Profile

Quinn Simmons

Hometown

Durango, CO

Age

17

Height

6'0"

Social Media

About Quinn

• What got you into riding?
"My parents."

• At what age did you start?
"Riding around age 3, racing at 14."

• What inspires you?
"People faster than myself."

• What is the best part of being on the LUX team?
"Having little road racing experience I am excited to be surrounded by some of the best riders in the country and hope to learn what it takes to be successful on the road. "

• Who is your favorite super hero?
"Peter Sagan."

• If you could have any super power, what would it be?
"I would be able to control weather so I could ski and ride during the same day, year round."

Highlights

2017

1st 2017 National Championship MTB XC Jr 15-16
2nd 2017 National Championship MTB STXC Jr 15-18
1st 2017 Chile Challenge UCI XC Jr 15-16
1st 2017 US Cup Bonelli Park Jr 15-16
1st 2017 US Cup Fontana Jr 15-16

Fun Facts

#1: "Growing up in a town that gets lots of snow my winter training is split between ski racing a base on the bike, this allowed me to be the first ever American to land on a Podium at the Ski Mountaineering World Championships."
#2: "Favorite athlete/role model is Peter Sagan."
#3: "Nickname is Quincy."