Name: Michael Oyston 

Nickname: Mike 

DOB: 04 March 1994

Sport: Freestyle Motocross (FMX)

When and how did you start riding FMX? 

– Started riding FMX at age 16, Been friends with Dallan Goldman since were kids and was exposed to the FMX scene through him. Dallan took me under his wing and showed me the ropes and has taught me everything I know today regarding FMX and jumping dirt bikes.

Who influenced you? 

– Dallan Goldman was my biggest influence 

Other hobbies / sports? 

– I enjoy most things extreme or adrenaline related. i.e. Skateboarding, BMXing, Wake boarding and love a great Bounce session.

Marital Status: Single

Hometown: Fourways , Johannesburg. 

Favorite spot to ride? 

– Jungle Rush FMX Compound

 

Instagram – @Mike_Oyston

Facebook – Michael Oyston

Biggest achievements to date?

– Riding in Tanzania in front of 80 000 people

– 1st amateur FMX at the Jungle Rush FMX open day and MOD qualifier

– 1st pro amateur FMX at the Insitute FMX development series 

– 3rd best whip contest at the Insitute FMX development series 

-Traveling around South Africa with my riding buddies performing at various demos 

Other Riders I admire: 

– Dallan Goldman

– Scotty Billett 

– Robbie Madison

– Jimmy Hill

Favorite trick: 

 – Dead Body

Favorite Holiday Destination 

– anywhere on the coast of South Africa, don’t necessarily have a favorite 

Five things I never travel without: 

– Skull Candy earphones

– Fox Kit bag with all my gear

– My favorite Pillow

– DC clothing and apparel

– Fox Sunglasses

Cheesy Quote: 

– I trust there is purpose behind my challenges

Favorite Food: 

– Pizza or anything with chicken really

Sponsors: 

Jungle Rush FMX

DC shoe co

Fox South Africa 

Dirt Nurse cleaning products

Bounce South Africa

Skull Candy South Africa

TRP Distributors 

Ride 100%

FMF

Pump Brand Ideas

Full Throttle 

AR Developments 

Motul South Africa

Dragon Energy Drinks

Jaded INK