By The Numbers: Gary Young

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We’ve written down 100 random questions and assorted topics, all of which are unbeknownst to our victims. We will be asking people to pick 20 random numbers from 1-100 and then supplying them with those questions/topics to answer. Who knows what might come up!?!?!

Up next, recent and San Diego”s own Gary Young.

When was the last time you stepped in dog shit?

I don”t recall, but my buddy Billy fell in dog shit a couple of years back… I think Christian Rigal has it on camera.

How many songs do you have in your iTunes library?

I haven”t taken the time to move the songs from my old computer to my new one, so right now I have 1238.

Best halloween costume you have worn?

I have a pretty sweet parrot costume that is made for someone about 6 inches shorter than me, so when I wear it, it rides up and gives me a pretty mean melvin (Front wedgie).

Best gift you have ever received?

My father in law made me a quilt from a bunch of my old contest, event, sponsor, and travel t-shirts. It”s a trip down memory lane, ha ha.

If you could have any car in the world (exotic or otherwise), what would it be?

I have two sides that fight each other constantly when it comes to cars. The practical me wants a Mercedes Vito Van like the old Seventies Distribution ones. Then the fun, adventurous me would take pretty much any Super Car with a tow hitch bike rack on it, just to mess with other people.

What is the word you overuse the most? what word do you wish you used more?

Dude. Dude! I just want to change the inflection in my voice so it sounds more positive.

What was the last prank you played on someone?

I don”t think I am much of a prankster. I do, however, really enjoy sarcastic and dry humor!

3 words that describe you best / 3 words that would never be used to describe you?
Easy-going, adventurist, thinker.

Impulsive, dishonest, promiscuous.

Have you ever been forced to watch the Notebook?

Nope.

Who are some people you enjoy following on Instagram?

Rooftop, Both of Taj”s, Mat Hoffman, Ruben, BF, Ryan Fudger, Rutger Pauw… The list goes on and on.

@mikeescamilla @fairdalebikes @condorbmx @rubenalcantara @fyanrudger

Give us 2 truths and a lie.

I am early for all flights and appointments in general. I have a mean sweet tooth for pretty much all baked goods, especially if chocolate is involved. I talk in my sleep.

What is your favorite holiday and why?

Thanksgiving. There are no cards or gifts; Thanksgiving just brings family and friends together to eat. I like eating.

Top 5 favorite websites.

Craigslist, Defgrip, eBay, Ride BMX, Channel 1.

If you could only wear one outfit for the rest of your life, what would it be?

I would like to say a well tailored suit, but really, I”m most comfortable in jeans and a t-shirt.

What would the title be of your autobiography?

This guy.

What are you most proud of?

My daughter Leena.

Who / what are your influencers in life – name five.

Leena Young, Sarah Young, Ryan Fudger, BMX, Larry David.

If you could morph 3 humans into one super human, who would you choose and why?

Bo Jackson, Albert Einstein, John Stewart. I feel like that trio could accomplish just about anything. Athletic, smart, and funny can”t go wrong.

Do you collect anything?

Bad Magnets from places I travel.

Are you guilty of answering a phone message with a text reply?

On occasion, if it is easier for both parties than why not?