The 2018 Downhill World Cup Season is about to start this weekend in Lošinj, Croatia and we thought it would be the perfect time to pick the brain of our guy, Aaron Gwin.

Aaron talks all things racing in this video. What gets him pumped before a big race, his 2018 goals, his favorite track on the UCI World Tour, his thoughts on the current state of World Cup racing and much more.

We’re providing an inside look on everything Aaron Gwin thinks about racing internationally and domestically.

We can’t wait for the 2018 season to kick off!