Emil Lindgren

Name: Emil Lindgren
Age: 32
Weight/ Length: 63-65kg/ 173cm
Hometown: Säter, Sweden

o Vice World Champion XCE 2014
o Mulitple Swedish Champion XC, CX, DS, XCM
o Several International wins
o Olympian 2008

2016

o Swedish champion XCM
o Swedish XC series overall winner 

Where is your favorite place to ride?
Sweden delivers great riding over the whole country. South Africa has great riding as well as Spain and USA.

What do you do when you’re not on your bike?
Family man.

What inspires you?
The will to succeed in people, no matter what they are in to.

What achievement in your career as a cyclist are you most proud of?
Been professional MTBiker for 14 years and have represented my country in 15 straight worldchamps.

What does ’’the race is never over’’ mean to you?
It’s a great way of expressing the work that I have put in during the last two years after breaking my elbow in 2015.

Tell us something that most people don’t know about you?
Not much to say. To open on social media to have secrets 🙂

What’s your goal for 2017?
Swedish national champion XC and get back to a high level of racing. Also to defend my XCM title as well as winning a few of the national XC and XCM races.