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Liam Killeen

As a two-time Olympian and five-time British National Champion, Liam Killeen is one of Great Britain’s most successful cross-country riders ever. The 29-year-old joined the Giant Factory Off-Road Team in 2011 and is focused on the upcoming 2012 Olympics in London. “I'm really impressed by Giant... More >>

Liam Killeen

5-time British XC Champion

Giant Factory Off-Road Team

Nationality Great Britain
Birth date April 12, 1982
Resides Malvern, England
Disciplines XC, Marathon XC
Height 1.73 meters
Weight 66 kilograms
Top results 5-time British Elite XC Champion (2008-2012); 5th at 2008 Olympics; Commonwealth Games Champion 2006
2012 Goals Qualify and race 2012 London Olympicsl World Cup series; World Championships
Favorite bike Giant Anthem X Advanced SL
First bike Raleigh Mustang
Other sports Skiing
Best place on Earth 1st place on the podium; French Alps--biking in the summer, good skiing in the winter.
Worst place on Earth 4th place! Also, being stuck in traffic.
Favorite bike Anthem X Advanced SL
Best bike innovation Tubeless tires are great. Would be cool to see wireless electronic shifting similar to what's used on road bikes now.