Motocross racer who competed from 1988 to 2006; 10-period world champ in four different classes. He began riding at age group 4, produced his world tournament debut at age group 17, and received his first globe championship at age group 19, a 125cc competition in 1991. He was simply the next person ever to earn globe championships in 125cc, 250cc, and 500cc occasions. He wedded his longtime sweetheart, Kelly Tureluren, in 2013. He frequently experienced close races with fellow celebrity and rival Ricky Carmichael.