Waylen Roese started racing at the age of 6. He started in the rookie class, winning red and blue rookie features at the Buckeye Indoor Winternationals and several local club races. After racing in the Jr. classes, Waylen moved into the classes of Sr. Animal and Heavy Honda. Waylen is sponsored by Columbus Partybus. His dad is his crew chief and you can find his mom in the scoring tower. In 2018, Waylen will be joined at the track by his younger brother Wyatt who will be starting in the Rookie class.