Get to know them better: Rider Profiles – Scott Beaumont

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Scott Beaumont 4X Mens

Years on the World Cup circuit? 17 years now. Raced my first BMX World Championship when I was 7 – 26 years ago!

Do you ever wear lycra? Yes on road rides….. Only road rides!

Flats or Clips? Clips

What gets you dancing? Daft Punk

Favourite sportsperson? Ricky Carmichael. The GOAT. Nothing to say really about him that hasn’t been said before! Amazing MX rider.

Ever tried haggis? No, just not my thing!!

No. of Twitter followers? 4,200 – Hopefully that will increase now! @beaumontracing

Other sports? BMX, MX, Moto GP, Speedway, F1, Darts. Ross Tricker calls me the ‘World’s Number 1 Sports Fan’!!

Favourite TV show? Very tough question. Just can’t narrow that down to 1! 24, Entourage, Homeland, Sopranos, the Wire, Breaking Bad and here comes the curveball, Auf Wiedershen Pet!!

How does it feel coming into the Fort William finish arena? There is no feeling like it for riders. The home crowd goes wild whenever any British rider crosses the finish. We need their support more than ever in 2013……