Haiden Deegan is following in his father Brian’s footsteps, as the young racer takes the win at this year’s RedBud Moto Combine in his biggest race yet.
Haiden has been involved with motocross since his Mini and Super Mini days, but it looks like he’s about to take a professional turn. And the other Deegan children are following in tow.
But as Haiden Deegan moves further into the spotlight, some new fans are learning of his ongoing prank that the future motocross star has a child of his own.
Let’s take a look at why some are convinced Haiden has a child, as well as his age as of this year.
How old is Haiden Deegan?
Haiden Deegan is the second child of Brian and Marissa Deegan. He was born on 10 January 2006 in California making him just over 16 years old.
The motocross prodigy started his career at a young age, competing at 6 years old back in 2011. The decade he has been competing since has seen Haiden win a number of accolades including the Loretta Lynn Championship in 2017.
According to the AMA Motocross rules, “a rider must be 16 or older to ride a 251cc or above motorcycle.”
The minimum age for amateur riders is 12 years old.
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How old are Brian’s other children?
As Haiden is the middle child, you might be curious to know about his siblings’ ages, especially as they are also finding success in motorsports.
Hailie Deegan is the eldest of the three, born on 18 July 2001 in Temecula, California. She is 20 years old as of publication date. Hailie is currently finding success as a professional stock car racing driver, competing in NASCAR’s Camping World Truck Series.
Hudson Deegan is the youngest of the three. He was born on 16 March 2011, making him 11 years old as per publication. Currently, Hudson is the only child who lives at home with Brian and Marissa. He is training to become a motorcycle racer, like his father and elder brother. Hudson was far younger when his interest in motorsports piqued, as Hudson reportedly started riding bikes at 3 years old.
No, Haiden does not have a kid of his own
A series of videos posted to Haiden Deegan’s TikTok account suggested to his 720,000 followers that he had a child. But all is not as it seems.
Haiden currently lives with Christian Craig, a Supercross bike rider. He lives with the Craig family so he can focus on training and competing, as the pair are on the same team as one another. It also makes training easier, as the Craig family are based in Florida.
Haiden often posts videos with Craig’s children, pranking the unaware fans that they are his own children.
Christian Craig has three children with his wife Paige: Jagger, Lennon, and Madden.
How old was Brian Deegan when he had his kids?
For those mistakenly thinking Haiden Deegan is a teen father, you might be wanting to know how Brian Deegan was when he had children with his wife Marissa. This is as Brian is still in his late 40s with three children.
Brian Deegan was born on 9 May 1974, making him currently 48 years old.
When Brian was 27 years old when his daughter Hailie was born. He was 31 years old when Haiden was born, and 36 years old when Hudson was born.
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