10 Questions: Rocco Hands

Rocco Hands is 7-years-old from Colchester in Essex. Impressing so far on his Auto, Rocco is sure to have a good future ahead of him!

MX Vice: How old were you when you started riding?

Rocco Hands: I started riding when I was 3 years old

What was your first bike?

My first bike was a PW 50!

What’s your favourite track?

I love Mildenhall & Chattris.

Have you had any nasty injuries?

No, touch wood!

What championships are you competing in?

I am doing EASSC, Master kids UK & France and Pirelli Masters.

Who helps you out?

Destination Mx (Mick & Debs), Motul Oils (Darren), Progreen MX (Steve), GH Motorcycles (Gavin), Train2Gain (Chris), Thinkbdw (Rob Day), SPC ( Luke), Smith Fencing (Aaron) and CBS (Chris Barker) for his wizardry on the bike!

I just want to say thank you to my sponsors in 2016. Roll on 2017!

What’s been your biggest racing achievement?

Winning the Compass Cup for my club and coming 4th in MX Master kids France!

Do you have any pre race rituals / superstitions?

Ask my Dad if everything is okay.

Who’s your favourite rider? Old or new

Ryan Dungey or Ken Roczen!

What would you do with a million pounds?

Buy bikes and ride everyday!

Interview: @MattSingerr | Images: Anthony Hylton

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