Dirty Dozen with Bobby Bruce
Feature Image courtesy of Dave Rich
Dirt Hub: Do you have a Pre-Race Playlist you listen too, and if so name a couple of tracks that are on it?
Bobby: I normally like to listen to songs that get me in the zone and tend to mix it up really. Eminem “Lose Yourself” is a good one that gets into my head before a race
DH: When was the last time you cried?
Bobby: Last time I cried was Matterly Basin for EMX when I did my wrist, not because of the pain but because I was so bummed I couldn’t race
DH: What is your favourite inspirational quote?
Bobby: If today were the last day of your life would you want to do what your about to do today.
DH: Do you have any weird suspicions or pre-race rituals?
Bobby: Yeah I have some pretty weird race rituals that I do
DH: What drives you most to get up in the morning and go training?
Bobby: The want to be the best I possibly can be and know I’m doing everything I can
DH: If you didn’t race what sport would you play or take part in?
Bobby: I couldn’t see myself doing anything other than riding on wheels so probably something off road-related
DH: What is your biggest Phobia?
Bobby: I don’t really have any phobia’s other than snakes I can’t stand them
DH: Who is your biggest sporting idol and why?
Bobby: Ken Roczen, he came back from 2 horrific injuries and showed if you work hard and believe you can make anything happen
DH: Where do you see yourself in five years time?
Bobby: In 5 years time I hopefully see myself racing professional motocross
DH: What is your all-time favourite movie?
Bobby: Breaking Bad
DH: Who has had the biggest impact on your career?
Bobby: For sure my Mum and Dad, I wouldn’t be anywhere without them
DH: What is your philosophy on life?
Bobby: You only get one life and one opportunity so grab it whilst you can and make the most of it, but have fun on the way