Professional motocross racer who is recognized for competing in 250cc events. He has amassed more than 100,000 followers on his personal shanemcelrath_ Instagram account.
In 2011, he won a competition held at Loretta Lynn's at Muddy Creek.
During a race in 2016 he sustained a concussion, grade 3 AC separation in his shoulder, bruised lungs, and seven broken ribs.
He comes from a motocross family and his brother Kyle also raced professionally.
Both he and Travis Pastrana were motorsports competitors.