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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 33) 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.


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.

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