Propain Dirt Zelvy

James Purvis



Young gun James Purvis is the upcoming brit from North East England. After growing up with the likes of Danny Hart and Scott Mears, he has incredible speed going into his second year of junior in 2016, with several British National podiums under his belt. The Geordie boy is going to love the wild times of Propain Dirt Zelvy as he takes on the world cup stage in 2016.

Hometown– Newcastle/UK

Category– Junior

Height– 5″8.5


Best Result– 1st national champs 2012/2014

Fav Track– Val Di sole

Fav Food– Grandma makes a beast of a Sunday dinner!

Idol/s– Biggest idol on the bike has to be Greg Minnaar, always looked up to him as a kid and he’s still smashing it today!

Fav Riding Spot– Tweed valley

Biggest accomplishment- representing GB at world champs in Vallnord, Andorra

Best memory off track– Spending the summer in the camper at Morzine always brings some sick memories.

A weird fact about yourself– can play the piano

2016 goals– Top British junior, World Cup podiums

Words you live by– Yolo

Bangers or mash?– I do like to mish my mash but definitely prefer to wanger my banger.

Instagram– @James.purvis