Benny Korthaus

Date of birth: December 30th 1982
Nationality: German
Residence: Munich, Germany
Team name: Specialized
Sponsors: Oakley, Red Bull, Specialized, Vans, Marzocchi, Hayes, Mavic, SixSixOne

Rider’s Biography:
He started riding BMX race when he was 5 years old, after 8 years he got more into jumping and doing tricks so he started with Freestyle BMX and did that for about 10 years. Since late 2006 he has been riding more and more with his 26’’ bike and is pulling similar tricks to the ones he did on his BMX. He really enjoys it and has a lot of fun.

Best Results:
2007 1st Vienna Air King, Vienna (Austria)
2007 1st Eurobike-Step it up, Friedrichshafen (Germany)
2007 1st Nissan Outdoor Games, Besttrick, Interlaken (Switzerland)
2007 1st Ablughallen Contest, Grevenbroich (Germany)
2007 2nd Nissan Outdoor Games Dirt-Jump, Interlaken (Switzerland)
2007 5th Qashqai Urban Challenge Dirt, Milan (Italy)
2007 6th Qashqai Urban Challenge Park, Cologne (Germany)

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Favourite Trick:

What do you expect of the Vienna Air King 2008?