14 year old Geraldton local Declan Knowles competed in the Australian 250cc U16 solo title on Saturday night in Ipswich Queensland.
He put in an awesome effort and made it into the semi final with 12 points after 5 heats.
He then came 2nd in the Semi Final which brings him in at 5th in the country.
A great effort for a 14year old.
He says he is determined to be in the top 3 at next years Aussie tittle.