Name: Jacob Smith

Age: 22

Home town: Condobolin

Years riding: 19

Years racing: 19.5

First bike: Yamaha Pee Wee 50

What is your most memorable experience on a dirtbike: Probably my 14yr old National MX Championship plus Safari Win… and the Dakar of course!

What’s your favourite MacGyver moment to keep a bike going: The good old Macca’s pepper when I crashed and put a hole in a radiator

Is this your first Safari: No

In 10 words or less why have you entered Safari this year: Plain and simple! WIN

Aiming for a win, place or finish this year: Win

What else are you expecting from the event this year: Tough competition and maybe a little more hype with Cyril being here