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Alex Oppermann
Road Racing
Alex Oppermann
Age: 26
Forest Lake, WI
Currently in Graduate School with a 4.0 GPA
MC roadracing is a way of life for me. I live for the next long straight, late brake pass,... more
Rank: Amateur
Competition: Five Times A Year: Since 2011 | Mostly Local
Recent Class(es): Amateur GT Lights, GT Lights, Amateur Thunderbike, Grand Touring Unlimited, Amateur Lightweight Superbike
Event Wins: 1 Local
Racing: Since 2011 - Five Times A Year

Background

Started out working with an AMA team, volunteering to gain experience. Eventually I decided to use that knowledge to start my own racing career. I took a racing school under Ed Bargy at Jennings GP to gain my license, then started racing the CCS Midwest series on a Buell XB12. Enjoying some success on the Buell, I decided to move up into the ultra-competitive 600 supersport class on a Yamaha R6. Becoming acclimated to the bike has been tough, but I've finally gotten comfortable on it and have high hopes for the 2013 season!

Highlights

First weekend on the Buell I received 2 - 2nd place finishes and 2 - 3rd place finishes at a track I've never been to before. That same season I raced the Buell in Team Challenge and won the GT Lights class, lapping quite a few 600's to get there!

Goals


Compete in the full CCS Midwest Regional Championship, with 5 top 10 finishes and 2 top 5's. I'd like to fully exceed my sponsors' expectations, providing maximum exposure through Twitter, Facebook, and at the track.

Media Exposure / Publicity

No media exposure / publicity

Events & Results

Past Events & Results
07/23/11 CCS Racing GT Lights 1st
04/22/11 CCS Racing Midwest Amateur Thunderbike 2nd
04/22/11 CCS Racing Midwest Amateur Thunderbike 2nd
04/22/11 CCS Racing Midwest Amateur Lightweight Superbike 3rd
04/22/11 CCS Racing Midwest Amateur Lightweight Superbike 3rd
04/22/11 CCS Racing Midwest Amateur GT Lights 4th
05/05/12 Road America Amateur 600 Supersport 12th
05/20/12 CCS Midwest Grand Touring Unlimited 15th
05/05/12 Road America Amateur 600 Supersport 17th
Upcoming Events
No upcoming events
Hookit verified results
Status: Not Sponsored

Current Sponsors / Programs

SPY
thru 12/31/15
Braking
thru 10/31/15
GoPro
thru 12/31/14
Fuel Clothing
thru 12/31/14