MOTOCROSS IN THEIR BLOOD
Tim was born on the September 8th in 1996 in Ptuj, Slovenia. His father Bogomir was also a motocross rider and introduced his son to the sport at a young age.
The tiger is hungry
2015 World Champion
2016 World Champion
2019 World Champion
2020 World Champion
OTHER MAJOR ACHIEVMENTS
From tragedy to triumph
Tim Gajser is a Slovenian professional motocross racer. He competes in the MXGP Class in the FIM MXGP World Championships as a rider for Team Honda HRC. Tim was born on the September 8th in 1996 in Ptuj, Slovenia. His father Bogomir was also a motocross rider and introduced his son to the sport at a young age.
Tim has one older brother Nejc, one older sister Sara and two younger sisters Alja and Neja. In 1995 his family went through a tragedy when his 3-year-old brother Žan died in an accident on a motocross track. During a training the young boy wandered on a track bellow one of the jumps and was hit by his father’s motorcycle during landing. Tim Gajser rides with the number 243 in honor of his deceased brother, who was born on 24th of March.
In the 2015 FIM Motocross World Championship season, he won his first world championship in the MX2. Gajser moved up to the MX1 class and won the 2016 MX1 Motocross World Championship. Gajser now currently competes under Team HRC and won the 2019 season with them.