Young Highbridge motorcycling enthusiast Ollie Walker is celebrating after qualifying to compete in a national competition.

Ollie, 12, has been motorbike riding since the age of six, taking part in the Cool Fab minibike racing championships.

The youngster, who is a pupil at Hugh Sexeys School, has his sights set on one day becoming one of the UK’s top Moto GP riders.

“He really loves the sport – and is highly focused on meeting his goals of winning. Ollie is so passionate about riding and loves the sport,” mum Karla told

“He is delighted to have qualified for British Talent Cup Moto 3 class, riding a Honda nsf250r for Moto Rapido Ducati British superbike team.”

“It is a very exciting time, particularly with his future prospects, and this is really a great step towards his future goals.”

“We are seeking local business sponsors to get involved and meet the £30,000 annual costs of taking part. For more details, contact Rhys Walker at”

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