Michiel Van Der Heijden

Van Der Heijden

Category: Elite

Born: 03.01.1992
Height: 173 cm
Weight: 63 kg
Hometown: Drunen, NL
Hobbies: Freeride, skiing, racing cars


World Champion Juniors 2010 
World Champion U23 2014 
World Cup Overall Winner U23 2012 
National Champion Elite 2013 / 2014 / 2015/ 2017 
2x Cape Epic Stage Winner 2017 


World Champion XCO Junior 10
Dutch Champion 13/14/15
5 World Championship medals

What place did you finish in your first in race?

3rd in my first bmx race. 5th at my first worldcup as first year junior.

For your legs: hairy, electric, waxing or razor? 

What do you put in your back jersey pockets when you gor for a trainig ride?
Phone, pump, tube and a bar or banana.

Top 3 artists on your iPod that gets played the most? 
Mustard on the beat, Tyga, T-pain

Energy drink or coffee? 


Call the guys for training or getting called: 
Our cycling group has the ‘same place, same time’ rule

"5 of the best ways to kill time:" 
My girl and my friends take almost all my spare time.

Number of crashes at training:
In Holland it’s hard to crash..

Top speed ever during training: 
80 maybe.

Temperature of washing machine, which is required to clean my cycling kit:
Better ask my girl

Number of times my training bike gets cleanl per week/month/year:
When it gets dirty.

3 words that describe Scott: 
Sexy, Competitive, Organised

Some Scott sponsored Athlete that comes to my mind: 
My teammates

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