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10 Questions: Kacey Hird

Kacey Hird is a 14-year-old from Bradford! He is currently home schooled so he can concentrate on riding!

How old was you when you started riding?

I was 3 when I first started riding.

What was your first bike?

It was a PW50.

What’s your favourite track?

My favourite track is Matterly Basin.

Have you had any nasty injuries?

I’ve broken my foot before but no real nasty injuries.

What championships are you competing in?

This year I’ve done the British Youth Nationals and MX Nationals! Next year I will be doing full Europeans and not sure which other championship just yet but also competing in the Arenacross.

Who helps you out? (Sponsors, parents etc)

I ride for Team Green Monster energy Kawasaki! I’m also sponsored by Bell helmets, Thormx, Alpinestar, Maxxis, Motorex oils, Renthal, Duck smart, DEP pipes, Stolen Bikes, GP Grafix, Boyensen and Apico.

What’s been your biggest racing achievement?

My biggest racing achievement is 2015 British small wheel 85 champion.

Do you have any pre race rituals / superstitions?

My pre race ritual is mine and my Mums hand shake.

Who’s your favourite rider? Old or new

My favourite riders are Adam Cianciarulo and Austin Forkner.

What would you do with a million pounds?

With a million pounds I would move to America and do supercross!

Interview: Matt Singer | Photos: Gemma James

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