Saya Sakakibara

Tell us about yourself.
I’m Saya Sakakibara, 16 years old and I am a BMX Racing Athlete.

What would your perfect day look like?
My perfect day would look like a perfect summers day. A solid practice session on my bike and the rest of the day chilling by the pool with family and friends.

What two wheeled sports are you involved in?
I have only been involved in BMX Racing from the age of 4 years.

How did you get involved in the sport?
After my brother started racing, I was attending a lot of his races and decided to have a go myself.

How many bikes do you have?
I have one bike, but it is all I need. :)

What is your favourite Pushie brand/component?
My favourite Pushie brand is G-Form. G-Form pads provides great protection with a very comfortable fit.

Got any top tips for aspiring young riders?
Whether you ride as a hobby or for competition, always remember to have fun.

What are your upcoming goals?
My goals for next year are to get involved in coaching young riders as much as possible. Also to do well in my first year as Junior Elite in the Probikx National Series, National Championships and the World Championships.