Luke Arbon 2017-04-10T00:19:52+00:00

LUKE ARBON

SD3 HUSQVARNA

Class: MX2
Age: 24 (9/7/1992)
Hometown: Gawler, SA
Best Result: 3rd mx2 2014
If I didn’t Race: Mountain biker
Hobbies: Hanging with my daughter, Mountain biking, cycling.
Fist Job: Apprentice refrigeration mechanic.
School: Year 10
First race and result: Barossa valley 2000 3rd
First race win: First MX2 win Murray bridge 2014

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ABOUT ME

Well it all began when I asked dad for my first motorbike, which I got for my birthday but I cried as I wanted a toy bike and dad got me the real thing which I was scared of at the age of 3. Dad wasn’t impressed.

It took me about 6 months until I actually rode it! Crashing through fences and hitting dogs. But that’s where the love started. I was playing footy for a year or so but hated it and one day seen a kid in the paper with his Ktm 50 and a heap of trophies and I told dad that’s what I wanted to do.

Once I got the Ktm 50 we began racing and I finished third in my first race meeting. And wasn’t long until I was winning state titles and then national titles. It was our life, traveling the country racing bikes and I wouldn’t change it for anything. It was the best way to grow up and spend time as a family!

Off the bike I enjoy mountain biking and cycling, anything outdoors and adventurous. I’ve just had a daughter and that’s definitely my greatest achievement to date so any down time I have now I spend hanging with her and my beautiful partner.

After the year I had last year breaking my neck and not racing for most of the year I’m really looking forward to getting back out there for the joy of riding my dirt bike. I’ve been training hard and putting in the work so will take it as it comes and give it my best.

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THE BIKE

HUSQVARNA FC250

Exhaust: FMF
Tyres: Dunlop
Triple Clamps: X-trig clamp
Handle Bars: ODI flight handlebar
Fuel: VP Racing Fuels
Graphics: Rival MX

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