Name: Evan Huffman
Hometown: Elk Grove, CA
Number of years on Cal Giant: 2
Number of years racing: 5
Favorite thing about Specialized: Definitely the BG Fit and the smaller accessories that use the BG fit technology (shoes, insoles, saddles, etc.)
Top 3 Race Results:
- 1st 2008 Junior National Championships Road Race
- 1st 2012 Merco Cycling Classic Stage 2 Time Trial
- 3rd 2011 U23 National Championships Road Race
Favorite way to eat Cal Giant berries:
Who does the cooking, you or your mom?
My mom usually cooks, but I help sometimes when I have the time and motivation. I’m not a great cook, but do enjoy cooking and trying new things in the kitchen.
What kind of race is your specialty?
I really like stage races. I’m a good time-trialist, climber and can be really consistent over many days of racing.
Do you listen to the same kind of music when warming-up for a TT vs a crit vs a road race? What kind is it?
I listen to hardcore rock all day all night all day.
What are your short-term and long-term cycling goals?
Short-term: improve my time-trialing, become a better team leader, maintain a certain level of fitness throughout the whole season and be competitive in every race I start
Long-term: turn cycling into a career and just see what I’m really capable of doing at the professional level
Name one item that goes with you whenever you travel that is not your bike.
I always bring my music (iPod).
Bad spelling and grammar, especially when people mix up you’re and your
If you could only eat 5 foods for a month, what would they be?
Mangos, cashews, milk, yams, and quinoa