4 Courtney Crone
Sponsors: Troy Lee Designs, Jack Crone Racing, Advanced Medical, Gainsco Auto Insurance, Arai Helmets, Bills Pipes, Pitster, ZLT
- Corona, CA
- current residence:
- Corona, CA
How did you get into Speedway and Offroad racing?
I have been attending races my whole life.
How old were you when you started riding?
2 years old.
Where did you grow up?
How did you first get introduced to TLD and/or Troy?
I have always worn TLD gear.
How long have you been riding for TLD?
2013 is my first year with TLD.
Which TLD products are you using?
Jerseys, pants, protection, gear bags…
Do any athletes/riders influence or inspire your style?
Greg Hancock, Billy Hamill and Charlie Venegas.
What do you like to do when you're not riding?
Go to races, wake board and water ski.
What bands/music are you into?
I like music from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and 90’s.
List 3 goals you have for the upcoming season:
1. Win 1st division youth class at the Billy Hamill’s Gumball Rally
2. Improve my riding and try to win multiple track championships
3. Prepare myself for the 250 class next year
List a few highlights of your career:
California State Karting Champion at 7 years old
8 Quarter Midget Championships
1st girl to win a class championship at the Gumball Rally (speedway)
Western States Champion at IMS Speedway
Winner in the youth class at the Monster Energy World Speedway Invitational Event held at Industry Speedway in 2012
What's your favorite race/event and why?
No favorite - I like all racing.
What's your idea of an epic day riding?
Hanging out with friends, riding and knowing that I have done a good job and have fun in the process.
What's the best thing about being a Speedway and Offroad athlete?
Life lessons and traveling.
If you weren't a Speedway and Offroad athlete, how would you want to spend your time?
Being an action sports reporter.
If you were running things, what would you change about the industry?
Work towards safety in all forms of riding and racing.
Who would you like to thank?
Jack Crone Racing, Advanced Medical, Gainsco Auto Insurance, TLD, Arai Helmets, Bills Pipes, Pitster, ZLT, Wally Pankeratz, Chris Watts.
Any words of wisdom?
Always try to do your best.