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Full name
  
Daniel Simon Atherton

2010
  
Animal Commencal

Weight
  
83 kg

Nickname
  
Dan, AFFY

Name
  
Dan Atherton


Rider type
  
Enduro, DH and 4X

Role
  
Cyclist

Disciplines
  
BMX

2007
  
?

Height
  
1.88 m

Siblings
  
Rachel Atherton

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Born
  
January 25, 1982 (age 42) Salisbury, England, United Kingdom (
1982-01-25
)

Similar People
  
Gee Atherton, Rachel Atherton, Steve Peat, Greg Minnaar, Tracy Moseley

Current team
  
Trek Bicycle Corporation

Dan atherton mtb enduro racing four by three


Daniel Simon Atherton, known as Dan Atherton (born 25 January 1982, near Salisbury), is a professional racing cyclist specialising in downhill, four cross and enduro-downhill mountain bike racing, and is a former national champion of Great Britain. He began riding BMX at the age of 15 and mountain biking a year later.

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Dan Atherton Dan Atherton To Miss Rounds 4 and 5 Of Enduro World Series

From 2007 till 2011, Atherton was one third of the Animal Commen├žal racing team, alongside brother Gee Atherton and sister Rachel Atherton.

Dan Atherton Dan Atherton rides the GT Sanction Pinkbike

He is now part of the Trek Factory Racing team with brother Gee, sister Rachel and old friend Marc Beaumont (Global Mountain Bike Network), and is primarily racing Enduro-downhill and occasional downhill races.

Dan Atherton Dan Atherton rides the GT Sanction Pinkbike

Dan Atherton, along with Rachel and Gee, was the star of the web series The Atherton Project, which followed their day-to-day lives.

In 2010 Atherton broke a vertebra in his neck whilst dirt jumping and has missed half of the season including the World Championships.

After the 2012 season's end, Atherton won the Asia Pacific Downhill Challenge in Indonesia.

Dan atherton s intense downhill mtb run pov red bull hardline


References

Dan Atherton Wikipedia


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