Coco Zurita

Freestyle BMX / Red Bull

Bio

Bio

Coco Zurita is a professional BMX rider originally from Santiago, Chile. Coco’s success in the BMX and extreme sports world has lead to premier sponsorships from companies such as Red Bull. He moved to Texas when he was only 19 years old, but quickly rose to the top of the BMX competition world. His accolades include winning the 2013 BMX World Championship and being named the Dew Tour Rider of the Year in 2010.

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born

Born

April 15, 1984 (age 33)
height

Height

5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
weight

Weight

180 lb (82 kg; 12 stone 12 lb)
teams

Teams

Red Bull
position

Position

Freestyle BMX

Coco Zurita Reflects on X-Games Brazil

Coco Zurita reflects on his time at the 2014 Summer X-Games in Brazil as, “one of the best experiences of my life.” Originally from Chile, Zurita loved winning a silver medal in his home-continent

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Coco Zurita Loves Creating Content

Professional BMX competitor Coco Zurita loves creating his own content. Zurita thinks the increased accessibility of a social media presence creates a heightened expectation from fans for fresh con

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Coco Zurita's Plans for 2017

2017 is already shaping up to be a big year for Coco Zurita. In addition to his usual circuit of competitions and film production, Zurita is planning to host a two-day training camp for Chilean chi

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Coco Zurita's Favorite Red Bull Athlete

Coco Zurita is honored to be a part of the prestigious Red Bull athlete family. A pioneer in the world of action sports, Red Bull prides itself on sponsoring extreme sports legends such as Coco Zur

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Coco Zurita's Favorite Hobby

Away from professional BMX, one of Coco Zurita’s favorite hobbies is to restore old cars. While he now focuses on modifying newer cars that take less time, his first project took over ten years to

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Coco Zurita's Training Routine

Unlike most professional athletes, you will not find Coco Zurita in the weight room pumping iron five times a week. Instead, Zurita’s training regimen is all about variety. In this video, Zurita ta

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Coco Zurita Talks About His New Signature Shoe

In 2016, Coco Zurita teamed up with Brazilian shoe company, Mormaii, to design his first-ever custom pair of shoes. Zurita is pleased with the finished product, and plans to release version 2 some

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See Pro BMX Rider Coco Zurita Destroy His Signature Skatepark in Chile

Scott Hart/Red Bull Coco Zurita has been a figure in the Chilean BMX scene since his come up as a grom in the city of Santiago. Today, he has given back to his country's capital city by hel

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Coco Zurita on the Risk of Extreme Sports

Coco Zurita loves the feeling of playing on the edge. Like many extreme sport athletes, Zurita admits that he has become addicted to the thrill of pushing his physical and emotional limits. In this

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How Did Coco Zurita Begin Riding BMX?

Coco Zurita began riding BMX when he was 14 years old. Zurita idolized his older cousin who was interested in BMX, and it inspired Zurita to purchase his first bike. In this video, Coco speaks abou

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Coco Zurita's Favorite Travel Destinations

Coco Zurita admits that he does not like to spend too much time in one place. Whether he is traveling to his next BMX competition, or exploring a new city, Zurita is constantly on the go. In this v

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What Coco Zurita Keeps in his Travel Bag

Coco Zurita travels the globe both to compete in professional BMX competitions, and for leisure. In this video, Zurita lists everything he keeps with him in his travel bag and some of his go-to sna

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Have Professional BMX Rider Coco Zurita Send You A Custom Tweet

For a limited time, Coco Zurita is offering to do a custom Birthday/Congrats/etc tweet to the Twitter handle of your choice. Surprise your spouse or kids on their birthday, or congratulate them on

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