R!de HQ take an inside look at what it is like for a Rookie rider making his way up the ranks of the Australian Off-Road scene.
Tom Mason is an up and coming rider who has had a stellar junior career on the national circuit. The Victorian young gun is ready to make the move into the senior ranks and in a R!DE HQ first, they have traced Mason's every step of his transformation from junior star to rookie senior racer.
In this first instalment of the "Rookie" series which can be seen above, R!de HQ follow Tom on his journey through his final junior year all the way to his first senior event in Tasmania.
The question has been asked, will the multi-time junior National champion be able to make it on the big stage? Follow this must watch series to find out.