• Oakley Athletes Dominate the Podium at the Mountain Bike World Cup in Schladming, Austria

    mtb2Lisi Osl Schladming 2009 winner

    Posted almost 5 years ago by

    Oakley athletes dominate the podium at the Mountain Bike World Cup in Schladming, Austria Last weekend once again the MTB circuit travelled to Schladming, Austria for this year’s UCI NISSAN WORLD CUP FINALS in XC, 4X and DH. Schladming is famous for great racing and amazing tracks in all disciplines.

  • Oakley Athletes Dominate at UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Canberra

    MTB World Championships Canberra Australia

    Posted almost 5 years ago by Erin Edwards

    The 2009 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships took place this past week at Mount Stromlo, on the outskirts of Australia’s capital of Canberra. The Oakley Factory Pilot team gathered from all over the globe to compete at the highest level in the hope to test their skills to become “World Champion”. After 5 days of racing we are proud to report Oakley has 4 new World Champions and a total of 10 World championship medals earned by Oakley athletes who rely on our product as Vital Equipment.

  • Absalon Undefeated at Offenburg

    Offenburg MXC 2009

    Posted about 5 years ago by

    Oakley’s Julien Absalon (Orbea) seized the lead of the cross-country Nissan UCI Mountain Bike World Cup on Sunday after winning round two of the series in Offenburg, Germany.

Julien Absalon

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Date of Birth:
August 16, 1980

Career Highlights

    • Gold 2004 Athens Men's cross-country
    • Gold 2008 Beijing Men's cross-country
    • Gold 2004 Les Gets World Championships
    • Gold 2006 Rotorua World Championships
    • Gold 2007 Fort William World Championships
    • 2007: 1st UCI Mountain Bike World Cup cross-country
    • 2008: 1st UCI Mountain Bike World Cup cross-country