Jul 22, 2015 11:17 AM
Epping 6-year-old to compete in national motocross race
EPPING - Austin Ober has been riding motocross since he was 4 years old.
That's a third of his life.
And already, the 6-year-old from Epping has qualified for the largest amateur motocross race in the world.
Austin will compete in the 34th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MCAMA Amateur National Motocross Championship next week in Tennessee.
To earn his place among 1,482 qualifiers, Austin had to take on 22,000 competitors.
He will be maki the trip to Tennessee with his parents for the race, which will run from July 28 to Aug. 1.