Neko Mulally


Athlete Profile

Name: Neko Mulally

Nick Name: Gnarly Mulally

Date of Birth: February 19, 1993

Height (cm): 182
Weight (kg): 82 
Team:
 The YT Mob 
Bikes: TUES, Jeffsy 
Residence: Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, USA


Website:
http://nekomulally.com/#home

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Questionnaire

Why do you ride: I love being in the woods pushing my limits

What/who started you racing:
My Dad raced the NORBA Nationals in the 90’s and started my brother and I racing BMX at a young age


Weakness:
Putting too much on my plate

Most important people in your life and career: My Mom: Carolyn; and Brother: Logan

Racing since: 1999

Professional since: 2010

Best part of racing: Achieving something greater than yourself as a team

Hardest part: Injuries

Worst moment in career: Breaking my arm before the start of the 2010 season. I had a great opportunity in my first year racing professionally and missed nearly the entire season.

Best moment in career: Waking up on race day believing you can win.

General career goals: Be proud of my results, push my limits and help drive the sport to be better. Help those around me achieve their goals.


Favourite food:
Sushi

Favourite music: The Rolling Stones

Best idea of having good time: Downhill or Motocross with friends

Favourite place to travel to: Portes du Soleil, France

Most respected mountain bike riders: Steve Peat, Stevie Smith, Greg Minnaar, Sam Hill, Brendog

Other most respected athletes: Bruce Lee, Ayrton Senna, Jimmie Johnson


Favourite riding spots and courses:
Val di Sole, Chatel Bike Park

Advice to beginners: Wake up stoked to ride everyday

Other sports: Motocross, Cyclocross

Other interests: Trail Building

If I was not a professional mountain biker….. I would be trying my hardest to be one.

 

Objectives for 2017Race to win. Ride inside the W/Cup Top 10. Manage my time efficiently

Career Highlights

Career Highlights:

  • 3rd Place Cairns World Cup 2014
  • Chainless run for 4th place at 2014 World Championships
  • National Downhill Champion 2011
  • 2nd Place Junior World DH Championships 2010

Race Results

Year 2017

  • World Cup DH #3 - Leogang (AUT) - 35th
  • World Cup DH #2 - Fort William (SCO) - 7th
  • US Open DH - Diablo Park (USA) - 1st
  • World Cup DH #1 - Lourdes (FRA) - 7th
  • Downhill Southeast Series #3 - 1st
  • Downhill Southeast Series #2 - 1st
  • Pro Gravity DH #1 - 2nd

Year 2016

  • World Championships DH - 48th
  • Duryea Downhill - Reading (USA) - 1st
  • World Cup DH #2 - Cairns (AUS) - 23rd
  • World Cup DH #1 - Lourdes (FRA) - 45th

Year 2015

  • World Championships Downhill - 25th
  • World Cup DH #7 - Val Di Sole (ITA) - 48th
  • World Cup DH #6 - Windham - 44th
  • Pro Gravity DH #4 - 1st
  • World Cup DH #4 - Lenzerheide (SUI) - 18th
  • World Cup DH #3 - Leogang (AUT) - 21st
  • Duryea Downhill - Reading (USA) - 1st
  • Pan-American DH Championships - 1st

Year 2014

  • World Cup Downhill Overall - 12th
  • World Championships Downhill - 4th
  • World Cup DH #6 - Windham - 25th
  • World Cup DH #5 - Mont-Sainte-Anne (CAN) - 17th
  • Pro Gravity DH #4 - 1st
  • US National DH Championships - 2nd
  • World Cup DH #4 - Leogang (AUT) - 18th
  • World Cup DH #3 - Fort William (SCO) - 23rd
  • Pro Gravity DH #2 - 2nd
  • World Cup DH #2 - Cairns (AUS) - 3rd
  • World Cup DH #1 - Pietermaritzburg - 8th

Year 2013

  • World Cup DH #6 - Leogang (AUT) - 15th
  • World Championships Downhill - 14th
  • World Cup DH #5 - Hafjell (NOR) - 11th
  • World Cup DH #3 - Vallnord (AND) - 16th
  • World Cup DH #2 - Val Di Sole - 15th
  • World Cup DH #1 - Fort William (SCO) - 25th

Year 2012

  • World Cup DH #7 - Hafjell - 19th
  • World Championships Downhill - 27th
  • US National DH Championships - 2nd
  • World Cup DH #5 - Windham (USA) - 36th
  • World Cup DH #1 - Pietermaritzburg - 14th

Year 2011

  • US National DH Championships - 1st
  • Junior World Downhill Champs - 47th
  • World Cup DH #5 - Windham (USA) - 27th
  • World Cup DH #4 - Mont-Sainte-Anne (CAN) - 22nd

Year 2010

  • Junior World Downhill Champs - 2nd