Name. Sarah Harvey
Currently living. Brisbane, QLD
How did BMX find you. My brothers started and I always used to go and watch and then one day I thought I might like to try it and instantly loved it.
Years racing. 8 YearsCurrent ranking. 2nd in Australia for Junior Women
Local Club. Pine Rivers
Other countries you have raced in. China, New Zealand, Denmark & England
Current race bike. Redline Carbon PRO XL Sam Willoughby Olympic Replica
Favourite BMX event. Worlds
Favourite track. Cairns, Sleeman, or Birmingham
Riders or other sports people who have inspired you. Sam Willoughby & Sarah Walker
Favourite part of a track. Rhythm section where you can do lots of jumps manuals
on your IPod. fun, Ed Sheeran, alt J and other new music!
Favourite TV show. I don’t really watch TV
Favourite movie. Pitch Perfect & Step Brothers
Favourite sports or hobbies outside BMX racing. Soccer
Worst crash on a bike.I was racing in the Australian Vs New Zealand test team and unclipped down the last straight, got bounced over the next jump and my mouth went straight into my bars. Knocked out my front four teeth.
Best thing about racing BMX. Getting to travel around Australia and the world, meeting people from all over the worlds and riding with my friends nearly every day.
Career highlights. Getting Third at the Worlds in Denmark
Long term Goals. To go to the Olympics podium and an elite level at Worlds
What keeps you motivated. Seeing all the elite riders race and achieve huge goals.
Advice for young BMXer’s. Stay positive, keep focused and never give up on your dreams. MAKE IT HAPPEN!
People to thank. Redline, Mum & Dad and Rush Industries