A HEREFORDSHIRE motocross star continued his fine form by finishing second in his first race riding a 125cc bike.

Dominic Lancett, from Cross Keys, was competing against the top national and European riders in the MXY2 class at the Be Wiser Insurance Hawkstone International in Shropshire.

The 16-year-old Bishop of Hereford's Bluecoat School pupil, who is sponsored by KJS Racing Team, has stepped up a class this season after winning three British youth championships last year.

He became the first person to win the British Youth Championship, MX Nationals Championship and Pirelli Masters in one season and is ultimate goal is to compete at the World Championships.