Name of rider: David "Harro" Harrigan
Years in Team Cyclingnews.com - Down Under? 2nd year
Aims for this year: To regularly place in the points of the bigger
races on our calendar, main goals to win a 1.3 or 1.2 and represent Australia
at the worlds
When did you start cycling, and why: 2000. I turned to cycling
from triathlon after a bad season of running injuries. Never looked back
Biggest inspiration: My need to be competative, and to improve.
Best experience in racing bikes so far: You cant beat winning
or scary stuff like crazy bunch kicks into small windy tight streets or
flying down mountains at insane speed
How's life in Belgium and where do you live? It's great. We are
well looked after the training is good and there is heaps of racing plus
a great Illy coffee shop close to home. We live in a old pub in booischot
makes us Aussies feel at home
Learning Flemish (if English-speaking): Yeah but it's slow going,
not the sharpest tool in the shed...haha.
Favourite bar if visiting home town: Green House Tavern (Wed nights)
Favourite (Belgian) beer: Stella, Duvel, Leffe, Palm, Hoegaarden.
Only one, too tough to chose.
Most essential non-cycling piece of equipment: Coffee machine,
Latest CD you bought - Was it any good? A single by Khia - My
neck, my back. It was the edited version so I wasn't happy. [ed- after
looking at the lyrics, I'm glad you got the edited version. You are supposed
to be training]