Lukas Flueckiger

Lukas Flueckiger

Lukas Flueckiger

Hometown Leimiswil, Switzerland     Years Competing 18

Team Trek World Racing

Discipline XC

Honors Swiss Champion and Vice World Champion

Website »


News

07.16.12 Lukas Flueckiger Wins Swiss National XC Round 5 Read more »

How does FOX contribute to your success?
FOX gives me the chance to test and ride with the best forks and shocks and all of this gives me security.

Tell us about your bike/vehicle setup.
I ride my Trek top fuel with a Factory Series 32 FLOAT 120 FIT Terralogic fork and a Factory Series FLOAT RP23 shock. It's the best feeling to ride a bike.

What else is in your garage?
Trek Top Fuel, Trek Hardtail 9 Series, Trek Remedy 8, Cyclocross and Road Bikes Madone, 125cc Dirt Cross Bike.

What's your training regimen?
I plan and organize my training myself.

Any major injuries, and how did you recover?
I had luck. I had only one big injury with my knee but with much patience and intention I came back.

What's your typical pre-race/event meal? Guilty pleasure?
Normally I eat a small breakfast with bread, honey and tea. Later, 3 or 4 hours before the start I eat oatmeal.

How do you determine which races or events to enter each year?
The World Cups, European - and World Championships are the most important races. I try to do all these races and then I look how races are good for the season.

What motivated you to get started professionally?
I want to win and want go give everything. I like to test my borders.

What separates you from other professional athletes?
I am very serious and my brother is my own competitor. We can push through together and can benefit from each other.

What would you be doing if you weren't a professional athlete?
I don't know. I think another sport. I am a person who must be doing something all the time.

What's the best thing about being a professional athlete?
Everything. You are not "normal". You can travel a lot, see a lot, meet a lot of people and you are doing a good thing for your health.

What other sports are you interested in?
In winter I love to go snowshoeing.

Any advice to the readers dreaming to turn pro?
You must by very serious, motivated and work hard and must believe in your dreams.

What are your favorite magazines and websites?
Pro cycling

Favorite movie quote?
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days - It's a funny movie.

Who is your hero?
Ralph Näf and Body Miller.

Are you a Mac or PC? Both

Top 3 bands Krokus, ACDC, and David Guetta

Greatest strength Wet weather

Most frustrating challenge Worlds in Rotorua NZL 2006


07.08.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Magic In Mont Sainte Anne

Length 7:24   Location Quebec, Canada


07.07.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Comeback In Quebec

Length 4:09   Location Quebec, Canada


06.16.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Leaders In Leogang

Length 7:09   Location Leogang, Austria


06.09.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Five In The Fort

Length 5:59   Location Fort William, Scotland


06.02.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Optimism In Offenburg

Length 4:58   Location Offenburg, Germany


05.27.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Downhiller In Dalby

Length 5:22   Location Dalby Forest, England


05.05.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: XC1 in PMB

Length 6:22   Location Pietermaritzburg, South Africa


05.04.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: P1's in PMB

Length 7:34   Location Pietermaritzburg, South Africa


04.21.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Pre-season in Iberia

Length 7:01   Location Iberia


04.20.11 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Victory In Africa

Length 7:00   Location Cape Town, South Africa


11.04.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 10

Length 6:20   Location


10.21.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 9

Length 14:45   Location Quebec, Canada


10.02.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 8

Length 8:31   Location


09.15.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 7

Length 13:21   Location


08.26.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 6

Length 14:50   Location Champery, Switzerland


08.03.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 5

Length 10:54   Location


06.25.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 4

Length 10:54   Location Fort William, Scotland


06.10.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 3

Length 10:59   Location Offenburg, Germany


05.31.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 2

Length 10:43   Location Houffalize, Belgium


05.10.10 Trek World Racing In Pursuit: Episode 1

Length 10:03   Location Phoenix, AZ


06.17.09 FOX: Trek World Racing WC 4 XC

Length 5:08   Location Madrid, Spain



Register Your Product

I'm new
Create account
I have an account

Remember me   I forgot my password »
Log in

Connect

Facebook Instagram Facebook Facebook
FOX 40 Years
FOX 40 Years Bike Moto ATV Snowmobile UTV Truck Offroad
Worldwide   United States   Worldwide
EVOL Air Chamber
Kashima Coat
DSC
Rebound Damping
Position-Sensitive Damping
FLOAT Air Spring
Spring Preload
Race Reports
Articles
Events
BOC
F.A.S.T.
DSC
MX Compression Adjuster
Low Speed Compression
Spring Preload
Rebound Damping
Anti-Wallow Control (AWC)
Air Volume Adjustment (AVA)
By Type
Smooth Body
Coil-over
Bump Stop
Air Shock
Bypass
By Series
Factory
Performance
Race Program
Contingency
Apply
Events
Dual Speed Compression
Internal Bypass
FOX Ice Scraper Technology (FIST)
EVOL Air Chamber
Kashima Coat
DSC
Rebound Damping
Spring Preload
FLOAT Air Spring
By Type
Aluminum
Steel
 
By Class
Modified
Late Model
Sprint Car
By Type
Smooth Body
Coil-over
Bypass
Steering Stabilizer
Bump Stop
By Series
Factory
Performance
Adventure
 
 
By Make
Chevrolet
Dodge
Ford
GMC
Hummer
 
Isuzu
Jeep
Land Rover
Nissan
Toyota
Dual Speed Compression
Internal Bypass
Quick Adjust Bypass (QAB)
DSC
Kashima Coat
Bottom-Out Control
Internal Bypass
Rebound Damping
LSC
Conflict Minerals Policy
California Transparency in Supply Chains Act
All Races and Events
ATV Races and Events
Rip Off the Strip
United States
Worldwide
Press Releases
Events & Presentations
Corporate Governance
Financial Information
Stock Information
Investor FAQs
Contact Us