[Press Relase] – Young Talent represents overcoming adversity, challenging conventions, and uncaging your potential regardless of age, gender or background. YT Industries is proud to announce the female ambassador roster has grown significantly in 2022, welcoming Sian A’Hern, Brooke Anderson, Maxima Jaax and Cameron Bragg to the Family..
From Canberra Australia, Sian is a two-time National Champion and former UCI Junior World Cup Champion. In addition to her great achievements on the racetrack, Sian gives back to the MTB community by coaching the up-and-coming generation of Australian shredders.
Hailing from Portland Oregon, 15-year-old Brooke is no stranger to going upside-down or getting sideways! Establishing her freeride skills at Proving Grounds in 2021, Brooke’s sights are set on a season of downhill racing and Crankworx events. YT are excited to watch Brooke grow, shred the TUES and hit big jumps with steeze.
At 14 years old Maxima is already experienced in between race the tape. Coming from Leutkirch in Germany, Maxima’s results include 1st at the IXS Rookies Downhill Cup, 2nd at the European Downhill Championships, and 1st at the Crankworx Innsbruck Dual Slalom. No stranger of the bike park either, Maxima can already throw down suicide no handers, so watch this space!
Riding since she was 3, Cameron is a Whistler local who loves tearing up any downhill track. With an incredible 18 race wins to her name already, Cameron isn’t afraid turning on the taps when it comes to race runs, and is a true example of young talent.
Women’s day Ride Outs
The number of women riding mountain bikes has certainly increased throughout the years, however there’s always more to be done. To celebrate International Women’s Day, YT employees hosted female specific ride outs to fuel new riding relationships and keep the good times rolling.
Beyond International Women’s Day, ride outs are scheduled each month from the UK and USA Mill locations- head over the YT MILL Surrey, and YT MILL San Clemente Facebook pages for specific details of upcoming events. Everyone is welcome to join regardless of which bike your ride- See you on the trails