Last year, Ashton Heron won first place at the BMX championship. This year, he returns to defend that title.
Ashton went on to represent Great Britain at the National championships in Florida last year.
First though, he must beat more than 100 children expected to arrive at the fourth qualifying event held today.
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A horse named Winston Churchill won a race at Uttoxeter on the 50th anniversary of the former prime minister's death today.
Cold with clear spells in southeast at first, cloud across the rest of the region then spreading to all parts.
Milder but breezy with a good deal of cloud and one or two brighter intervals further east.