We have the one and only Colin Varanyak in the studio today. Colin is humble, hard-working, and one of the top street riders in the game. Heck, he’s one of the top all-around riders in the game. I can’t say enough good things about the guy. Colin has been thrown some curve balls this year but he handles them like a true professional. Hit play and get some insight and motivation from the man himself.
0:00 - Introducing Colin Varanyak / pronouncing Varanyak / Family history
3:40 - “I'm kind of a jock” / Growing up racing
12:00 - Influence from Scotty Cranmer at a young age / Riding street / Incline Club
16:05 - Motivation through anything
17:30 - Riding with Garrett Reynolds and meeting the Deadline crew
23:30 - A thought-out move to San Diego, California / Being a part-time substitute teacher
27:20 - Signing with Adidas 510 / Riding full time / Traveling
33:35 - Working full time and trying to find balance
37:15 - Having one of the hardest years of his life
42:15 - Finding a routine / “Bike riding is my therapy”
48:00 - Going to EVERY event and enjoying new opportunities
58:10 - Bike geek / Switching things up
1:03:00 - Christian Rigal kills it on a MTB / Going to Redbull Rampage
1:07:30 - Future projects / Shout out to Brad Simms for making the connection
1:11:10 - Questions from Brad Simms - https://www.instagram.com/brad_simms/
1:16:00 - Mountain Biking
1:19:00 - Fiend! - https://www.instagram.com/fiendbmx/
1:20:15 - IG Questions / Starting up Youtube again?
1:25:45 - The transition from Animal to Premium
1:28:00 - Favorite video part?
1:32:00 - Public speaking / being a teacher
1:34:00 - Demarcus Paul questions - https://www.instagram.com/demarcuspaul/
1:43:15 - “What’s next for you?”
1:46:00 - Photo coverage?
Colin Varanyak - https://www.instagram.com/colinlikewhat/?hl=en
Ryan Fudger - https://www.instagram.com/fyanrudger/
Dennis Enarson - https://www.instagram.com/dennisenarson/