Meet Steven Odendaal
Born in Johannesburg on 2nd March 1993, it has been said that he could ride before he knew how to walk. He began his career on an off road bike at the age of six, and then advanced to regional circuit racing at the age of ten, progressing up through the ranks from 50cc, to 125cc and finally 600cc nationally and internationally. He received his national South African Colors for motorsport in 2013 and went on to win his first national 600cc championship in 2014. In 2015 Steven reclaimed the national title again while also competing internationally throughout this time.
He has achieved great success in the European FIM CEV Repsol Championship as the 2016 Moto2 European Championship winner with 6 victories, 9 podiums/ 11 races.