Former professional motorcycle racer turned cyclist.
Former professional motorcycle racer turned cyclist.

As a former professional motorcycle racer, Rafael DaSilva, is no stranger to speed so it makes sense that he is comfortable rocketing down mountain roads on his road bike (albeit with much less protective gear). Check out this perfect run from the top of the Santa Monica Mountains down to the Pacific Coast Highway:

If you’re wondering how a pro motorcycle racer got into road bikes, it stems from an accident. Rafael blew out his knee in a race back in 2017 and his doctor suggested cycling as rehab. Rafeal hopped in the saddle and has never looked back.

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