Rider Profile: Ryan Hilaman
Meet one of our Grassroots riders, Ryan Hilaman.
Rising Sun, MD
Number of Years Racing: 10
Race Bike Setup:
Giant XTC Advanced 27.5 Team 0
Fast flowy singletrack with a good mix of technical features
Favorite Race Course: Greenbrier
Favorite Place to Ride: Patapsco State Park
What is your “Ride Life”?
Ride to Race. Ride to Work. Ride to Coffee. Ride to Eat. Ride Bikes.
What do you want to be if you grow up?
Mad Scientist-Research and Development Engineer
Any advice for young riders?
Work hard, Train Hard, Go Fast, Have Fun
Best part about racing mountain bikes?
Going fast, staying healthy, being outside.
No matter how stereotypical, the truth of the matter is nothing will conquer the hunger after a long ride more efficiently than a fat burrito.
Drink of Choice: Coffee, CoffEE, COFFEE!
Most Played Song:
Postcards from Hell, The Wood Brothers
Face to Face, Daft Punk
What was your first car?
88′ BMW 535is, what a classic
What was your best Halloween costume?
Yogi Bear: hey boo boo, let’s go get us a pic-a-nic basket!