Name Connor Pratt
Currently living Bundaberg QLD
How did BMX find you My dad took my brother and I out to the track when we were 3 and 6. Dad raced as a child and he thought we would enjoy it.
Years racing 12 Years
Current ranking 2A – 14 year Boys, 2A – 13/14 Cruiser
Local Club Bundaberg
Other states or countries you have raced in WA, SA, VIC, WA
Current race bike Sam Willoughby Redline Carbon Pro XL 2013
Favourite BMX event 2009 State Titles - Ashmore
Favourite track Mt Gambier
Riders or other sports people who have inspired you Sam Willoughby and Luke Madill
Favourite part of a track Jumping Sections
.What’s on your IPod Music and games
Favourite food Pasta
Favourite TV show. Big Bang Theory, Turtle Man, Rugby League Games (NRL)
Favourite movie BMX Bandits
Favourite sports or hobbies outside BMX racing Touch football, scooter riding, dirt bike riding, athletics, basketball
Scariest thing that ever happened to you Brain surgery
Worst crash on a bike Local track – broke my collar bone and tore ligaments in AC Joint
Best thing about racing BMX The love of racing, meeting new people, racing different tracks, catching up with friends, travelling to different places.
Career highlights Achieving 2A in both classes at Nationals, making the State Team and being part of the Redline Australia Team
Long term Goals Ride at the Worlds and the Olympics
What keeps you motivated The love of the sport.
Advice for young BMXer’s It is all about having fun and enjoying what you do. It is a great sport to meet and make new friends.
People to thank My family, Redline and everyone who has helped me in my BMX journey so far.