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Gavin Parker

AKA: Gravel Rash Gav

Hometown: Derby

Occupation: Regional Security & Investigations Manager

Biking history: I came to motorbikes in my late twenties, which to a lot of people is a late start. I was an instructor on the roads for a couple of years and I did my first track day at Mallory Park several years after getting my road license. I did my first track day on my road going 1998 ZX9R on a red hot August day and instantly became addicted to it.

First racing hero: I don't really have one, I enjoy watching them all.

Biggest Riding Influence: I like the challenge of bettering myself and also helping customers improve.

Favourite Circuit: Aragon

Best Biking Moment: It's all fantastic, the smell of it, the feel of it and the social side of
the track world is amazing. Being with a mass of people at a race
circuit doing what we all love to do, you can't beat that feeling!