Interview of Bryan Regnier & bike check SantaCruz TallBoy LTc CG Racing Brigade
Photos ©Stef candé 2013
Bryan is not only in the kitchen
Bryan Regnier is a young and talented rider, hired by a guy called Cedric Gracia to race Enduro Series… He decided to play the game with us on this quick interview, followed by his bike check
mtb-check: Hi Bryan ! Can you introduce yourself ?
I’m 26 , i’m a former Elite motocross rider before and i came to mountainbiking and enduro because i love sport.
mtb-check: What are your hobbies and your favorite sports ?
Biking, motocross, climbing, snowboarding, wakeboarding and i love to cook ! Music is also important in my life, being a jerk, taking pictures. My favorite music band ? radiohead, mobb deep, m83, angus et julia stone , rolling stone. One important thing : i’m engaged with my lovely Natasha, sorry ladies !
mtb-check: you talk about cooking. What are your favorite plates ?
BR: sushis, vegetarian food, and a lot of fish & ananas when we are @Reunion island with CG (lol)
mtb-check : Some heroes ?
BR : Chad Reed and my boss Cedric Gracia of course , a great man & an awesome sportman !
Some stars , Kate Beckinsale and my wife (he laughs again)
mtb-check: What are you doing when you’re not on your bike?
BR: I work inside the family entreprise, we produce flowers
mtb-check: What do you schedule this year ?
BR: I’ll be on the World Enduro Series, maxi & megavalanches. I’m really in love with the mass start… it reminds me motocross starts !
mtb-check : How long are your doing enduro bike ?
BR: 2013 will be my third year in enduro. I recognize myself in enduro races, nature, fun and performance.
mtb-check: Do you have a specific training ?
BR: I decide this year to work with a coach, the same as Cédric. I would like to be well prepared for the first race. For technical works on bike, i ride a lot with my friends, also with my father and i watch a lot of videos when i use my home trainer..
Definitively, biking is for me a way to travel, meet people and have a lot of fun & pleasure !
mtb-check: Can you introduce your bike ?
BR: I ride a SantaCruz TallBoy LTc
For the cockpit : a Production privée LGB 740 handlebar, a stem Hope / CG signature. Brakes come also from Hope – branded CG pro-model.