A camouflage, Hot Wheels designed helmet was fastened to Hayden Pursell’s head, along with steely focus on his face.
The 9-year-old had outpedaled the competition on his uncle Brad’s bike, pumped his way around the final turn on the banked racetrack and saw the finish line at Five Flags Speedway.
A kid’s dream come true.
“I looked back about three times and saw I was way ahead,” he said.
Nothing like thrill of winning, or just participating with other youth in the annual Kids’ Bike Races, a highlight of Friday night’s race program at Five Flags Speedway.
Pursell, a fifth grader from Beulah, […]