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Nathan Abbott | Hookit Rider of the Week

Nathan Abbott

BTO Hookit Rider for 04-19-2017

When it comes to little rippers that tear on the track,  Nathan Abbott from Thousand Oaks, CA is one of the top riders in his class.  From tearing up the TWMX Racing series in Southern California,  to the LL qualifiers, he is at the front of the field. His passion for racing shows through and it is why he is this week’s Hookit rider of the week!

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Nathan skying it at his favorite track Zaca Station!

Nathan is one of our top performers in our Hookit program and he exemplifies what we look for in rider’s to represent BTO Sports. We are proud to have him on our program for 2017.

Read below to see what drives Nathan to excel on his KTM 65SX!

You can follow Nathan Abbott’s Hookit Profile: CLICK HERE

Name:  Nathan Abbott

Age: 10

Hometown: Thousand Oaks, Ca

Number: 334

Class(s): 65 stock (10-11) 65 Mod (10-11) and 65 open (7-11)

First Race: Motocross Kids January 2011

Age you started riding: Riding at 3 and racing at 4

Motocross idol: Ryan Villopoto

Why are you passionate about riding a motorcycle? I love riding my bike because I enjoy spending quality time with my dad and my friends.  I love to race and especially love the races we have to travel far to.  I have goals and dreams I want to achieve and I love putting the work in to become better everyday.

Best Finishes in 2017:

  •  Road to Mammoth 2/18 at LACR 5th overall 65 (10-11) and 5th overall 65 Open
  • Loretta Lynn Area Quail (MID) 3/18 at 333 Land  5th overall  65 (10-11)  3rd (open)
  •  Loretta Lynn Area Quail  (double quail) at Glen Helen  3rd overall 65 (10-11)  4th overall (open)
  • TWMX El Dordo at Cahuilla Creek 1st overall 65 (9-11) and 1st overall 65 (open)

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Known as the "Doc", Chris has been an expert in the motorcycle and mtb industry for over 15 years. When not writing articles of excellence, he can be found riding his CRF450R at the many Southern California motocross tracks and local MTB trails. Twisting the throttle is what Chris lives for!