Rider Profiles

Anthony Dean
2016 Olympic finalist
Andrew Hughes
2016 Junior Elite National Champion
Kai Sakakibara
Dual Oceania Champion
Brandon Te Hiko
2018 Elite National Champion
Brad Game
2018 BMXA NATIONAL SERIES UCI CHAMPION

Des’ree Barnes

Multiple Challenge Class World Champion
Nickname:
Desi
Born:
Adelaide, SA
Lives:
Brisbane, QLD
Age started riding:
4
Coach:
My dad, Luke Barnes
Number
#104
Club
Beenleigh BMX Club
Favourite track
Sleeman, Brisbane

Major Achievements

Olympics:

Yet to debut

World Championships:

2019 – Semi finals

World Cups:

Yet to debut

Oceania Championships:

Yet to debut

National Championships:

2019 – Junior elite, 1st

Social Media Handles:
Personal Sponsors:

Kanguru energy drink, Puma, Faith Race Australia, G- forms Aus/NZ, @The_sportdietician

Info

Something people may not know about you:

I’m extremely lazy if I’m not in the gym or on my bike

Hobbies outside BMX:

The gym

Favourite snack on race day:
Bananas, lollies
Person you look up to & why:

1. Tia toomey, she’s extremely successful.
2. Sam Willoughby, for his dedication.
3. Arnold Schwarzenegger, for a bit of motivation.
4. Ronnie Coleman, “Yeah buddy”.