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Fueling the Future: Sissy Livingston

O’Neal rider Sissy Livingston is 12 years old and a 2 time Loretta’s qualifier with multiple National podiums! Read on to find out more about Sissy in our Fueling the Future rider spotlight.

 

O'Neal MX rider Sissy Livingston in Element motocross gear

 

 

 

 

 

  • Name: Sissy Livingston
  • Nickname: Sis
  • Age: 12
  • Hometown: Cookeville, TN
  • Hometown track: The Farm MX (Her private tracks)  Mill Creek MX (Favorite)
  • Bike: Husqvarna TC85 and KTM 85
  • Class: 9-12 85cc, Girls Jr. 9-13, Girls Sr. 12-16
  • Accomplishments/Wins: 4 time Ax/SX Champion, 2x Loretta Lynn qualifier, 2x
  • Alabama MX State Champion, 2x Mini O’s Triad Award Winner, RaceTech Rising Star, multiple National Podiums
  • Tell us about yourself: I love to ride any style from SX to MX to just free riding. I also to swim and RippStick
  • How did you get into the sport? I grew up with my dad and older sisters riding and always having friends over to ride.
  • What was your first bike? PW 50
  • How long have you been riding? 6 years
  • Who are your biggest supporters? Mr. Chuck Palmer and Chris Palmer. Chuck owns CCR Racing and is always helping me out. Chris is my mechanic. Mr. Jimmy Petrie the owner of Braap Supply, he always has me in the sickest hats, shirts, and hoodies. Ben Riddle is my trainer and he is always there for me, helping me get the best out of every ride. And of course my mom and dad and sisters. They always support me and take carry of things.
  • What are your goals? In riding and in life? I want to ride and race as long as I can and continue to get faster and better. I want to be either a doctor or a research scientist when I am older. I love science.
  • Are you currently training for anything specific? I’m just getting ready for the Spring Nationals at the moment. The first one is at Mill Creek and that’s my favorite track, so I’m pretty pumped for it.
  • What is your favorite O’Neal gear and why? I love the Element Afterburner gear in the 2017 Red, White, and Blue!
  • Just for fun: I like to hang out my friends and watch movies or play in the river at home. We have a lot of cookouts and bonfires.
  • Favorite movie: Nightmare Before Christmas Favorite book: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • Favorite food: Sushi sushi sushi
  • Favorite music: Pentatonix
  • Pets: 2 Border Collies Kawi and Penny

 

oneal_mx_mayhem_livingston_2 O'Neal MX Rider Sissy Livingston in Ultra-Lite motocross gear