Daniel Wade

DANIEL WADE HIPPO PROFILE
Daniel is one of NZ's top tier riders and has been on the podium every nationals since his debut, with 2016 as his only exception due to injury. A great street/flat rider with a huge range of diverse tricks. Consistently progressing, with not only his riding but with his videos and photography aswell. Always keen to lend a hand, Daniel continues to push NZ unicycling in the right direction.

Nickname: 
Wanyol

DOB:
25/05/1996

Hometown:
Dargaville

Riding since:
March 2010

Style:
Flat/Street

Favorite trick(s):
Switch half flip, Switch flip, Inward Varial Backsideflip

Your story:
I saw Chris at a circus festival I was at and was blown away by what he did on a unicycle so I thought I would give it a go and from then on I was hooked

Favorite riders:
Josef, Will Riley, Krisz

Favorite riding environment/obstacles:
Anywhere with other riders

Other interests:
Filmmaking and Skateboarding 

Favorite shoes to ride in:
Nike 6.0

Favorite videos: 
PG road trip, Will Riley 2011 and Uninats 2013

Favorite post ride food:
Water
 

Average inner tube life:
Ages

Biggest motivator for riding:
It's fun.

Competitive success:

2015 3rd Flatland NZUni Weekend NZ
2014 2nd Flatland NZUni Weekend NZ
2013 1st Flatland NZUni Weekend NZ
2012 2nd Street NZUni Weekend NZ
2012 2nd Flatland NZUni Weekend NZ