Estonian FIM Motocross World Championship racer had his first career GP win in 2008.
He ended his formal schooling at age 16 to race motorcycles full-time.
During his career he became a KWS British Champion, MXX1 Italian Champion and MX1 Dutch Champion.
He married Karoliina Karu on October 11, 2008; the couple had two sons together named Sebastian and Travis.
He and American racer Kevin Windham began to emerge in the motocross racing scene during the same period.