Darian O'Neil

Roller Sports

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS

Team USA Years: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Hometown: Detroit, Michigan

Current residence: Detroit / Medellin, Colombia

Personal website/social media pages: http://deechasingthegold.blogspot.com/

When did you begin Skating:  Since I was three years old.

Current skating club/ Coaches name: SS2 Racing/ Julian Rivera

Are you sponsored and if so, by whom: MPC Wheels

EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS

High school attended: Chippewa Valley/ Waterford Cyber Academy

Year of graduation: 2013

College attending: Lansing Community College

Degree/major: International Business

ACCOMPLISHMENT HIGHLIGHTS

Olympic Experience: Long track speed skating Olympic trials

Pan American/World Games/International Experience: Multiple Pan Am trials, Bronze medal at World Championships 2013, Silver medal at World Championships 2013.

GOAL HIGHLIGHTS

Future goals you hope to obtain as a Skater: Gold medal at World Championships

FAVORITES SPOTLIGHT

Favorite sports figure: Steve Prefontaine

Favorite food before a competition: Taco bell

Favorite music to listen to during training or competition: Rap & Hip-hop

FAMILY HIGHLIGHTS

Father’s name:  Jeremy O’Neil

Mother’s name: Mandy O’Neil

Sisters: Makayla O’Neil