Racer Profile – George Sheldon
Name: George Sheldon
Occupation: Schoolboy / Future World Enduro Champion
What type of Offroad do you race? Extreme Enduro, Hare & Hounds and MX
Your machine? Just moved onto a KX65 from my KTM 50sx
What’s your biggest racing achievement to date? Being the only Auto rider to ever enter and complete both The Tough One Little Brother Extreme Enduro and also The Tough One Extreme Enduro and get on the podium in both races!
What are your future goals? To become World Enduro Champion
Where are you racing this season? With WOR Enduro Events, Rhayader Youth H&H and Let’s Go Racing MXC
Who is your biggest racing idol? David Knight
Who is your biggest on-track rival? This year I’ll be doing some enduro battles with Jack Brooks #8 and James Gittins-Jones #45 During the MX races I’ll be battling with Scott Mckenzie Evans #46 Jack Sebury #11 and fellow Kawasaki rider Dan Rumble #101
What’s your pre-race routine? Eat my porridge and then a hot chocolate in the van on the way, then just help dad get the bike ready at the track
Any superstitions? None
Who has been your biggest inspiration? Probably David Knight, but Carl Jones MX Coach is my hero too
Is there anyone you like to thank for their support? Mam and Dad for always cheering me on, and dad for coaching me, and fixing my bike, he’s my best friend too!
Where can we follow you? I have a Facebook page ‘George Sheldon Racing’