South Africa’s Greg Illingworth has had a unique journey in finding his BMX career and becoming a pro rider. Before his career took off, Greg had to make a difficult choice to leave his beautiful home country of South Africa to make his dream happen. In this episode of the Mongoose Heritage Series follow Greg around his current residence of Hastings, UK, and also get a glimpse of what his childhood was like back home.
Mongoose caught up with Greg in his Hastings home as well as taking a trip to South Africa and got a real peak into what it’s like to be Greg. The Mongoose ‘Heritage’ series is an intimate look behind the scenes into what makes their riders tick, the story of how they got here, and insight into their lives off the bike.