Name – Nate-James Wood
Age – 8
Location – Redcliffe, Queensland
What do you race? Speedway Karts
How long have you been racing? 2 years, 1 year in Quarter Midgets and 1 year in karts
What do you enjoy most about racing? Going fast, having fun and making new friends
Who is your inspiration and why did you start racing? ummm I dont really know, I started racing because i love going fast and love dirt and drifting
What would you like people to know about you? I’m 8 years old, I love racing karts, footy and motor bike riding
Who supports you in your racing? My mum, dad and my whole family
Would you like to tell us about your autism diagnosis and about any challenges you face? I was diagnosed when I was 5 and 1/2 with Autism and ADHD, i find it hard to cope with school and friendships.
How do you think autism has helped you? It has made me accept people and their differences, made me realize we all have different things were good at.
Who are your sponsors? Redcliffe wholesale cars 4×4 specialists, Scottys mobile paint and panel specialists, CBD painting and roofing
Please support Nate on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/natejamesracing/