Ricardo has been riding bikes since he was 3 years old. He grew up in a town near Mexico City called Valle de Bravo, which is know for its extreme sports. His love for cycling extends across all disciplines, from road and gravel to downhill and dirt jumps. Ricardo is a two-time National Champion in the elite downhill category and a National Champion in enduro, plus two sub-champions. You can be sure to catch him in action at the famous urban downhill races, such as Downhill Taxco, Down Puerto Vallarta and Valparaiso Cerro Abajo.