The series ‘Everything you did and did not want to know about…’ is the perfect opportunity to get to know TALENT Cycling better. Here we ask everyone who is involved in any way with TALENT Cycling spicy questions and difficult dilemmas. Today it is the turn of Marissa Baks, already active for the third year in a row with our UCI team, Grant Thornton-Krush Bikes-Tunap Sports.


To climb

In a headwind we just go a step faster

Favorite match?
Vuelta a Burgos

Does pineapple belong on a pizza?

Which shoe do you click in first? 

Favorite climb?

Always a headwind or always wet cycling shoes?

Name something that is on your bucket list 

What is your best moment ever on the bike?  
Wearing a green jersey in the Vuelta a Burgos

One day race or stage race? 
Stage race 

What is the most beautiful place you have ever been on a bike?

World champion or Olympic champion? 
World champion

Would you rather fight 1 duck the size of a horse or 100 horses the size of a duck?
100 horses the size of a duck

Which race will you never forget and why?
Vuelta Burgos, first UCI podium and wearing green jersey for the day

What is your hidden talent?  
It is still hidden