Friday5 With Team Driver Bella Rogers

Friday5 With Team Driver Bella Rogers

On this version of the JConcepts Friday5 we speak to Ohio workforce driver, Bella Rogers!

1. How did you get began in RC? Was it racing immediately, or did you bash automobiles earlier than you discovered concerning the RC race scene?

My dad raced RC vehicles together with his dad when he was a little bit boy, after which on and off by his grownup years. So I’ve been round RC vehicles since I used to be little. My dad bought again into racing after I was 9 years previous. After watching just a few races I used to be very so he put the radio in my hand and let me go. I liked it from the primary time I drove a automobile across the monitor. I used to be a pure and from then on, it was me and pop racing collectively.

2. What’s your favourite class to race in at the moment and why?

I like Truggy as a result of you possibly can simply go on the market and wheel the factor. It’s really easy to drive and you may actually push it and it takes no matter you give it. I’ve essentially the most enjoyable with it for certain.

3. It looks like lately extra girls are taking part in RC racing than ever earlier than. Why do you assume that’s and what may very well be accomplished to extend it much more in your opinion?

I feel extra dads are heading to the tracks with their daughters, and their daughters are taking an curiosity in studying the game. That in flip catches the eye of different women/girls/mothers/and so on. Seeing women, working in what was once a “male dominant” sport, turns heads particularly when the women begin beating the boys. I feel as instances change, girls really feel much less intimidated to leap in with the fellows and compete. I’ve personally by no means been intimidated by racing the fellows. There’s a video someplace of me on the stand after I was little speaking about how I’m gonna “beat these boy’s butts”. So far as getting extra girls within the sport, I feel it comes all the way down to getting them to the monitor. Watching movies or listening to somebody speak about it isn’t the identical as exhibiting up and somebody placing a radio in your hand.

4. In your opinion, when heading to the monitor what’s the JConcepts product that may be a will need to have on race day and why?

Positively Reflex. When you can’t discover a tire and also you’re pressed for time you possibly can throw on Reflex and go. It’s a impartial tire that works nice at most tracks.

5. Title one factor folks may be shocked to find out about you.

Most individuals don’t know that I used to do magnificence pageants from the age of about three to the age of 5. I actually loved it and was so prissy. My household laughs about how I went from all the flamboyant attire and make-up to grime tracks and racing.

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