Simon Andreassen

Hard work pays off

Simon Andreassen, wearing his helmet and sunglasses, seen from below flying at Red Bull Rævejagt 2015
© Jesper Gronnemark/Red Bull Content Pool

Hi, my name is Simon Andreassen. My discipline is MTB XCO. My friends call me Gotse. I was born on 30 September 1997 in Odense, Denmark. My special talent is everything on a bike. My philosophy of life is hard work pays off. The most important person in my life is my family and my girlfriend. My favourite food is italian. My favourite music is house.


Denmark's Simon Andreassen is considered to be one of the biggest talents to have emerged on the mountain bike scene in the past few years.

With numerous world and national titles in his pocket, Andreassen consistently astonishes with outstanding performances, be it at cyclo-cross or mountain bike XC events.

Still at the beginning of his career, the mountain bike elite definitely needs to keep an eye on this young Dane in the future.

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Career Highlights

  1. 2017
    1. 1st Place: Cyclo-Cross Danish National Championships

      Odder, Denmark

  2. 2016
    1. 2nd Place: UCI Mountainbike World Cup – Cross Country U23

      Vallnord, Andorra

    2. 2nd Place: UCI Mountainbike World Cup – Cross Country U23

      Lenzerheide, Switzerland

    3. 1st Place: Danish National Elite Championships XCO

      Silkeborg, Denmark

    4. 2nd Place: Sea Otter Classic – Short Track XC

      Monterey, USA

    5. 1st Place: Salcano MTB Cup #3

      Novi Sad, Serbia

  3. 2015
    1. 1st Place: European MTB Continental Championships (Junior)

      Lamosano di Chies D'Alpago, Italy

    2. MTB XCO Swiss National Champion