Racer Profile – Joshua Maverick Venter
Name: Joshua Maverick Venter
Occupation: Pre school
What type of Offroad do you race? MX
Your machine? 2012 KTM 50 SX Auto
What’s your biggest racing achievement to date? Joshua competed in the 2018 Winter series at Wilden Lane as a 4 year old and finished in the top 10 of the novice group.
What are your future goals? Joshua, was signed by ASGUK ACADEMY in May 2019. So we hope to get a scholarship for his first race season in 2020. Josh really wants to enter the Arena Cross championship in the future.
Where are you racing this season? We aren’t legally allowed to race which is frustrating, but we hope someone would start an event for under 6’s, for a bit of experience before they go racing with their first club and full licence.
Who is your biggest racing idol? Joshua has a massive canvas of Valentino Rossi on his wall but he is a big fan of Ken Roczen #94
Who is your biggest on-track rival? I suppose there are many under 5 year old kids in the UK who are capable of winning races in the future.
What’s your pre-race routine? Sign in. Walk the track. Get changed into my gear. Warm up. Warm up the bike with my dad. Pick a good gate.
Who has been your biggest inspiration? Definitely my dad.
Is there anyone you like to thank for their support?
Firstly my mom and dad.
My family for their patients.
Paul Coltman and all involved with the ASGUK ACADEMY and all their sponsors.
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