Žak Gomilšček

RACING: DH   AGE: 20   HOME TOWN: Kobarid, Slovenia

 

How would you describe yourself in one sentence?
A guy who loves riding bikes.

Best moment of 2019 season?
Gettinf my first world cup podium.

Your goals for 2020 season?
I will try to be the best as I can at world cups.

Your main inspirations/idols?
Josh Bryceland

Favourite part of racing bikes?
Putting down the final run and riding sick tracks with friends.

What would you do if you weren’t riding a bike?

Motocross or skiing.

Favorite pre-ride snack/food?
Banana

Favorite race?
Vallnord

Favorite place to ride?
Home trail or Schladming.

Any race day superstitions?
When I am nervous at the start gate I always say to myself »Just send it«


RACING HIGHLIGHTS:

2nd – UCI MTB World Cup Val di Sole 2019, Junior men
12th – UCI MTB World Cup overall standing 2019, Junior men
1st – IXS European Cup Abetone 2019, U19
1st – National championship U19 2019
28th World Championship Lenzerhide 2018, U19
iXS European cup U19 overall winner, 2018
2nd – iXS European cup Špicák 2018, U19
2nd – iXS European cup Abetone 2018, U19
1st – Unior Downhill cup U19 overall 2018
1st – National championship U19 2018