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Claire Buchar

  • Bike: Intense M16, Tracer, Carbine
  • Years Pro: 11
  • Favorite Fox Racewear: Womens Diffuse Jacket
  • Gear Size: Helmet - M, Jersey - S, Pants - 32, Gloves - S
DATE OF BIRTH 26-04-1978
BIRTH PLACENorth Vancouver, B.C. Canada
RESIDENCE : Whistler, B.C. Canada
TEAM Intense cycles
FOX TEAM RIDER SINCE 2015
Bike: Intense M16, Tracer, Carbine
TEAM Intense cycles
Rider details
  • DATE OF BIRTH 26-04-1978
  • BIRTH PLACENorth Vancouver, B.C. Canada
  • RESIDENCE : Whistler, B.C. Canada
  • Years Pro: 11
  • Favorite Fox Racewear: Womens Diffuse Jacket
  • Gear Size: Helmet - M, Jersey - S, Pants - 32, Gloves - S
  • FOX TEAM RIDER SINCE 2015
Claire Buchar is an influential figure in the mountain bike world. Having spent most of her competitive career as a privateer, she is known for her talent, heart, dedication and work ethic. As a 12 time Canadian National Team Member, World Championships Bronze Medalist, multi-time Canadian National Champion, media regular, coach, mentor and team manager, Claire is a true ambassador of MTB.
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Interview Questions
Where is your favorite place to ride? Anywhere in the Sea to Sky Corridor, B.C. but always excited to explore the next bucket list location

If you weren't a Pro Rider, what would you be doing? Doing art, traveling, playing in the mountains

Who are some of your favorite bands? Eddie Vedder, Pink Floyd, Tool

What do you like most about riding for Fox? Being part of such an innovative and iconic brand and the positive culture and community that comes with it

What motivates you to ride MTB? The freedom, the fun, the friends. Adventures, achievements - Being outside

As a Pro, what is your most proud MTB moment? All the challenges I have overcome to get to where I am. Being able to create a legacy and pass my knowledge on through mentorship and our Kovarik Racing Rider Development Program

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Career Highlights
2016

BC Cup Overall Winner

1st Place BC Championships

3rd Place National Championships

3rd Place Crankworx Garbanzo

2015

1st Place Crankworx Garbanzo

5th Place Crankworx Canadian Open

2nd Place Cycling B.C. Canadian National Championships

4th Place USAC Sea Otter Classic

2014

3rd Place Crankworx Canadian Open

1st Place Crankworx Garbanzo

2013

2nd Place Crankworx Canadian Open

2nd Place Crankworx Garbanzo

2012

2nd Place Crankworx Canadian Open

3rd Place Crankworx Air DH

2011

3rd Place UCI DH World Championships