In 2016, Sam started his racing career at the age of 14. He karted for about 8 months as well as riding a Honda NSF100. He loved the motorcycle and made the decision to give up karting to focus entirely on motorcycles. In a very short span of time, Sam proved his dominance with displays of his natural talent. By 2018, Sam was competing in World SSP300, FIM European 300 Cup and the Alpe Adria Championship. Despite missing several races Sam finished the season as the FIM European 300 and Alpe Adria Champion. In 2019, Sam raced in four MotoAmerica rounds and his best finish was a third place. Sam raced his first full season in the MotoAmerica paddock in 2020 finishing 3rd in the Jr. Cup Championship!