Name: Xavier Chiriboga
Hometown: Quito, Ecuador
Which bikes and HUNT wheels do you ride? Gravel and mountain bikes.
Favourite riding experience to date? Riding the TransEcuador. 600km with 22,000 metres of climbing in the Andes Mountains, almost the entire ride is 3000 metres above sea level.
What are your plans for 2024? Transcordillera Colombia, Andean Raid Peru, Colorado Trail, TransEcuador and the Adventure Racing World Championship.
What does riding or Ultra-racing mean to you? It's a lifestyle for me, trying to live life as it best. To enjoy the body and strengths you were given. Suffering, laughing, eating the best meals, sharing with a good community of people. It's the best way to travel around the world.
Favourite ride snack: Melted cheese and ham sandwich with maple syrup and a chocolate milk.
Soundtrack to your ride: Vallenatos, Cumbias, Carmelitas.