Name: Kelly McGarry
Date of Birth: 17 April 1982
Current Residence: Queenstown, New Zealand
Hometown: Nelson, New Zealand
Sponsors: Diamondback bikes, Marzocchi, Gravity Components, Unit Clothing, Atomlab, Hope Brakes, Wide Open Distributors, Red Bull NZ, Giro Helmets, Adidas Eyewear, Camelbak, SDG Seats, ODI Grips, Skull Candy, GoPro
Year’s Riding: 15
Favorite Trail or Place to Ride: gorge road jumps, Queenstown
Best Ride Ever: Farm Jam 2009... Mad session with all the crew on sick jumps!
Favorite Trick: Big lofty flip tuck or table
Injuries: Broken femur, broken tibia, broken collar bone x2, broken finger, torn triceps, 30 plus stitches in my face!
Career Highlight: 5th 2010 Crankworx Whistler
Hobbies: Surfing, snowboarding, bass guitar, doing wheelies
Role Model: Slash from Guns n’ Roses
Favorite Band: Against me
Best “Get Pumped for Riding” Song: Rookie, by Boy Sets fire
Favorite Movie: Lock Stock & Two Smoking Barrel
Favorite Drink: Red Bull
Favorite Food: A burly steak
Favorite Industry Individual: So many good people to name one!
Most Valued Component on Your Bike: 800mm Gravity bar ...ohhhh yeah!
Favorite Event: Red Bull Rampage
Words of Wisdom: Speed is your friend
Last Thoughts: Less typin’… more bikin’.