11 Questions – Kurt Sorge

Canadian freerider Kurt Sorge is featured on the December 2010 cover of Bike in a beautiful photo by John Wellburn/NWD. Look for Kurt’s 2010 Chatel Mountain Style retrospective here on bikemag.com soon.


1 — Describe the perfect hamburger.
½ pound beef patty, 3 strips of bacon, mozza cheese, tomato, lettuce, avocado, thousand island, ketchup, onion rings. Yup.

2 — Who are your heroes or role models?
My dad. My friends. Wade Simmons. Travis Pastrana.

3 — What would you be doing if you never discovered bikes?
Playing soccer probably and snowboarding. Probably would have gone to school too.

4 — Where is the most interesting place on earth?
Chatel, France. Go there.

5 — Who is your favorite musician or band (right now)?
Ozzy!

6 — What was your first bike?
Walmart special Millennium Y-frame bike. Broke within a week.

7 — If you could play any instrument, what would it be?
I dabbled in the recorder and keyboard a little bit, but I’d rather be able to play guitar or the drums.

8 — Who do you think is the best bike rider of all time?
The God Father

9 — What is on the perfect pizza?
BBQ chicken

10 — If you could have coffee and conversation with anyone, living or dead, who would it be?
Can I use this for a date…? Rihanna please

11 — Describe yourself in three words.
Dedicated. Mellow. Party


Check out Bike magazine’s 11 Questions with Andreas “Dre” Hestler HERE.

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Check out Bike magazine’s 11 Questions with Stevil Kinevil HERE.