The 2017 Irish National Series is fast approaching so we figured it was a good time to get to know some of the Irish riders and the machines they’ll be on … we’ll add one or two Irish Rider Profiles a week leading up to the season opener.

If you want to be included, email your details to info@15.ie

Riders under 18 years of age must have parental permission.

Killian Foran | Irish Rider Profiles

February 2017

Killian Foran Fifteen BMX

Name:  Killian Foran

 

Plate Number:  # 616

 

2017 Race Class:  13-14 Boys

 

Home Town:  Dublin

 

Cycling Club:  Lucan BMX Club

 

Team / Sponsor: Meybo Distribution Ireland

 

Favourite place to ride / train? Lucan & Lisburn tracks.

 

Favourite track you have raced?  Manchester Indoor.

 

Favourite riders to watch (Irish or International)?  Aaron Edwards.

 

What has been your favourite Irish event so far?  Lucan National.

 

What’s your dream bike?  Meybo!

 

Lights of beeps?  Lights!

 

Manual or jump?  Manual.

 

How many years have you been racing? 5

 

How did the 2016 season go for you?  Finished with a National #6

 

What are you plans / goals / hopes for the 2017 season?  Complete the winter Series at the Manchester Indoor and hopefully do better in the Irish National Series.

 

Do you have any long term BMX goals?  Youth Development Squad

 

How would you improve Irish BMX? What would you like to see in the future?  More tracks and more training sessions.

 

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BIKE CHECK:

Frame: Meybo Expert

Forks: Answer Daggers

Bars: Box One Carbon

Stem: Box Components

Grips: ODI Troy Lee Designs

Headset: Super Duper

Seat: Super Duper

Seat Post: Super Duper

Seat Clamp: Box Helix

BIKE CHECK:

Cranks: Super Duper 160mm

Gearing: 38/16

Bottom Bracket: Hawk Racing

Pedals: DMX

Brakes: BOX Eclipse caliper / BOX Genius leaver

Hubs: Super Duper

Rims: Super Duper

Tyres: Vee

Plate: Box Mini #616

BIKE CHECK:

Frame: Meybo Expert

Forks: Answer Daggers

Bars: Box One Carbon

Stem: Box Components

Grips: ODI Troy Lee Designs

Headset: Super Duper

Seat: Super Duper

Seat Post: Super Duper

Seat Clamp: Box Helix

Cranks: Super Duper 160mm

Gearing: 38/16

Bottom Bracket: Hawk Racing

Pedals: DMX

Brakes: BOX Eclipse caliper / BOX Genius leaver

Hubs: Super Duper

Rims: Super Duper

Tyres: Vee

Plate: Box Mini #616

Killian Foran Fifteen BMX
Killian Foran Fifteen BMX
Killian Foran Fifteen BMX
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Photos: Declan Foran | BMX Widow Photography | Lucan BMX | BMX Ireland