Triathlete / Fireman / Paramedic / Personal Watercraft Racer / Humanitarian
Daniel Yonan lives in Corona, California and is a career Firefighter/Paramedic who has deep roots in all types of racing. Having been involved in the fire service for over 20 years, Daniel has dedicated himself to a life of public service that involves fighting fires, treating medical patients, and providing for the needs of the community in which he serves. Daniel has become accustomed to the rigors of a career in public safety, just as he has with his racing career. He began racing personal watercraft at the age of 13, and progressed through the ranks. In 1997 he rode for the Factory Yamaha team and raced professionally a couple years later. Over the years Daniel has won many titles and continues to race to this day. Yonan also believes in staying extremely active and fit. Over the last decade he competed in numerous triathlon and duathlon events, as well as other competitive running events. He has also raced trucks in the M.O.R.E. off-road racing series in a Class 1-style vehicle. Daniel’s most recent passion has come in the form of community service, where he coordinates various fundraisers for charitable causes on an annual basis.