815 Colton Eigenmann
Dealer Supported Amateur
Sponsors: Troy Lee Designs, RADMX.com, KTM, Gizmo Mods, TF Racing Suspension, HBD Graphics, Leatt, Renthal, Pit Posse, DC, Skullcandy, Pants Saggin, Gladiator Nutrition, Spaceport Cycles
- Titusville, FL
- Titusville, FL
- 97 lbs.
How did you get into motocross?
I got into motocross by watching my dad and the pro riders which encouraged me to start motocross.
How old were you when you started riding?
3 years old.
Where did you grow up?
How did you first get introduced to TLD and/or Troy?
I met a really nice guy named Tim Bumbalough who works for TLD and he introduced me to the company.
How long have you been riding for TLD?
Which TLD products are you using?
Helmets, chest protectors, gear, knee guards and accessories.
Do any riders influence or inspire your style?
My favorite rider, Ryan Villopoto, has great style which inspires mine.
What do you like to do when you're not riding?
I like going to the beach and racing my Traxxas RC car.
What bands/music are you into?
Most all music. I don't really have a favorite band.
List 3 goals you have for the upcoming season:
1. Win titles.
2. Have fun.
3. Stay focused on these goals.
List a few highlights of your career:
Won the World Title in France for team USA.
2nd in both 50 cc's, 65 cc's and 85 cc's at Ponca City Grand National.
What's your favorite race/event and why?
Ponca City Grand National because it is really fun because of how the track is laid out and the soil.
What's your idea of an epic day riding?
My idea of an epic day riding is staying focused and winning titles. But the main thing for me is to try my hardest and to have FUN!
What's the best thing about being a motocross athlete?
You get to have fun with the big and more technical tracks.
If you weren't an athlete, how would you want to spend your time?
I would still be riding and keep doing well in school.
If you were running things, what would you change about the industry?
I would change the flagging system so that all the tracks used the same rules on caution flags.
Who would you like to thank?
The Lord, my mom and dad, TLD, Oakley, TF Racing Suspension, HBD Graphics, radmx.com, KTM Orange Brigade, Skullcandy, DC Shoes, VHM Engines, Gizmo Mods, Pit Possie, Gladiator Nutrition, Leatt, Pant Saggin, Renthal, Mishi Moto and Spaceport Cycles.
Any words of wisdom?
God has a plan for everyone!
*Photo Credit: RADMX.com