There are many reasons for riding in the Little 500. The reasons range across the board. But for these two riders, Zach Mears of Black Key Bulls and Braden Ward of Alpha Sigma Phi, riding in the race is something they weren’t sure they’d ever get to do. Josh Eastern tells their stories.
Why I Ride in the Little 500
I am a senior from Seattle, Washington majoring in Media. I am formerly of the Indiana Daily Student where I covered Indiana men’s soccer team and women’s basketball. You still can find me broadcasting for WIUX Student Radio and on BTN Student U outside of The Hoosier Network. Former intern at 710 ESPN Seattle and broadcaster for the Falmouth Commodores. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow me on Twitter: @JoshEastern.