Philip Baxter

Philip Baxter

When did you start riding trials?

My Dad got me a bike when I was young but I rode it more like motor-cross. I first started to do trials about 2008 I think!


How did you get into riding trials?

My Dad!


What was your first trials bike?

TY80 which I just rode like a mxbike, then a gas-gas 125 to ride trials.


What achievements have you had in trials?

Riding the Scottish 6 day trial and Scott trial are the main ones.


Who do you look up to/admire in the trials world?

Toni Bou in the world stuff and Dougie in this country.

Which venue is your favourite to ride?

Loch Lomond 2 Day. The Baa 2 Day at Edmondbyers was a good weekend as well.


Is there is a major trials event that you enjoy?

SSDT / Loch Lomond


Is there a trials event or venue you have not ridden which you would really like to ride?

Think I have done most of the main modern bike venues in this country. I would have a go at the Santigosa 3 day trial.

What is your favourite memory from trials riding?

Finishing the Scott Trial, a day on the bike you will never forget!