Chazmichael Morales

  
  


Chazmichael Morales
Chazmichael Morales
Current Residence: El Segundo, Calif.
Hometown: El Segundo, Calif.
Birthdate: April 2, 1997
Birthplace: Anaheim, Calif.
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 168 lbs.
Current Coaches: Roger Young
Team: ROKFORM/Rock N Road
High School: California Virtual Academy(Simi Valley, Calif.) Class of '15


Career Highlights

  • 2009-2014 SCNCA Southern California/Nevada District Jr. Track Champion
  • 2014 Jrs. Track National Championships 17-18: 1st team pursuit, 2nd scratch, 3rd individual pusuit
  • 2013 Jrs. Track National Championships 15-16: 1st team pursuit, 2nd Madison, 3rd match sprints
  • 2012 Jrs. Track National Championships 15-16: 1st match sprint, 2nd 500m, 2nd omnium
  • 2011 Jrs. Track National Championships 13-14: 1st omnium
  • 2009 Jrs. Track National Championships 10-12: 1st omnium

Hobbies: Riding his bike, playing piano, Boy Scouts, traveling, hiking, swimming, backpacking and dance

Favorite Race: Scratch

Favorite Place to Train: Velo Sports Center in Carson, Calif.

Best Cycling Memory: "Winning my first Nationals."

Best advice received from a coach when you were starting out: "Just do it!"

Motivation: "My passion for the sport."

Hero/Role Model: Bobby Lea

Cycling & Personal/Career Goals: Olympics for track cycling and doctoral degree in sports nutrition

First Involvement in Cycling: "I became involved after I visited a LA84 Foundation booth at the Long Beach Bike Tour. Connie Paraskevin offered youth an opportunity to ride the velodrome for free! My mom signed me up and I haven't stopped riding at the track."

Did you know: Chazmichael is an Eagle Scout.


This Article Published August 6, 2014 For more information contact:
Volkswagen
SpyCUOREOSMOSierra NevadaShimanoBonk BreakerUSACDF
UCI USA Cycling is the official governing body for all disciplines of competitive cycling in the United States. The 501c3, membership-based organization aims both to achieve sustained success in international cycling competition and to grow competitive cycling in America while delivering an exceptional customer experience.
View Children's Online Privacy Protection Policy
US Olympic Committee