Name: Anthony Lupo Jr.
Fun Information About Yourself: I won my first race (Strider) when I was a year old.
City you live in: Carlsbad, Ca.
Race #: 12
Race series you participate in: For the past two years, I raced in the Moto America Motul Mini Cup series. This season I am racing in CIV (Campionato Italia Velocità) MiniGP Series.
My dad told me to try it, but I said no. After that my dad talked me into it. When I was done riding one of the staff advised my father to make me come to the actual track, and that is how it all started.
Motorcycle(s) you ride: I mainly ride my Ohvale 160, but I also have a Gas Gas 65.
Favorite Tracks: At first I was going to say The Streets of Willow because that track is very flowing, But I would have to go with The Ridge (kart track) because it is very smooth and has some elevation changes.
How were you introduced to the racetrack? I started racing in Italy. When me and my family were walking around we saw this little track made from hay bales. My dad told me to try it, but I said no. After that my dad talked me into it. When I was done riding one of the staff advised my father to make me come to the actual track, and that is how it all started.
What group do you ride in? I started in B, then I moved up to A.
Favorite racer / in which racing series? Marc Marquez, MotoGp
Next 2WTD event you plan on attending? The next 2WTD I am planning to do is the Horse Thief Mile race.
Anyone on staff that you enjoyed working with? All of the staff were nice and helpful. I really appreciate Alfredo following, helping and video taping me around the track.
Instagram name: @anthonylupojr
We can't wait to watch Anthony continue to make his way up the racing ladder. It's always great to see him ripping on his Ohvale at the racetrack in A group.