World Enduro champion
Jerome Clementz and his
Cannondale Jekyll 27. 5
Photo by Ale Di Lullo
Name: Brian Lopes
Nickname: BL, Lopez, Loco (by Steve
Birthdate: September 6, 1971
Birthplace: Bellflower, CA
Height: 5-foot- 9
Waist: 31 inches
Marital status: Yep, Paula.
Current home: Laguna Beach,
House: 2 bedroom, 1 bath
Cars: Mercedes Sprinter Van,
Mercedes C63, Porsche Cayenne Diesel
Started racing: 1975
Turned pro: 1990
Racing specialty: Anything that
requires technical skills, sprinting,
opinion. Anything you want, they
Favorite course (Europe): Sauze
d’Oulx, Italy, has some really fun
Favorite food: Mexican.
Goals: Have fun and stay healthy.
Favorite recording artist: Don’t
really have one, but my favorite
genres are hip-hop, rap and R&B.
Favorite movie: Friday
Favorite hobbies: Riding moto.
Jobs held (other than racer): Paper
first round of dual slalom, dual or
Always takes on a trip: Bike,
GoPro, phone, wallet.
What you would be if you were
not a racer: Bored.