Full Name: Kimberly Hayashi
NickName: Lil Kim
Career #: 10
Class: Elite Women
Height: 4’ 10”
Favorite thing about Supercross: The people that make up Supercross. Each and every one of my teammates, their families and of course Bill!!
Years Riding: 15 years
Pets: 3 Dogs (Poochie, Puka and Pua)
Pet Peeves: People who drive under the speed limit in the fast lane. I’ve got things to do buddy!!!
Home Town: Chandler, AZ
Favorite Track: 2004 UCI Worlds track Valkenswaard, Netherlands
What do you do when you’re not riding: Sit in a chair and learn about teeth; sit in a chair and comprehend what I learned about teeth; lift a few weights here and there; tell kids what to do to get faster on a bike; serve people wine and when I get the time, hang out with my family and friends.
Your Hero: Tara Llanes. She’s an inspiration to any athlete. She reminded me of all the reasons why I raced BMX when I had lost sight of them and she’s one of the strongest women I’ve ever met. She also reminds me that even though I get older, I can still be a big kid.
Favorite Music: Country and Hip-Hop, well actually I listen to everything.
Favorite Food: Oh man, I LOVE FOOD!! It’s rare that I ever say I don’t like something.
Favorite Drink: H2O
Guilty Pleasure: Desserts
Favorite Race: UCI Worlds
Best thing about BMX: Jumping. Love the feel of flying through the air.
Worst thing about BMX: Crashing. I’ve done a whole lot of that so I should know.
Favorite Magazine: Women’s Health
5 Websites you visit every day: School website, textbook website, Hulu, Netflix and Facebook.
Dream Car: Audi R8
Dream Vacation: Travelling all over Europe for a year
Riding Crew: Rachel Mydock and Lexa Jones