Sep 24, 2013
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From a press release
issued by Pit Pass Radio:
Cameron Beaubier, Jake Lewis, Danny Walker, John Dowd, and Gary Semics
Advance, North Carolina (September 24, 2013) – Motorcycle industry celebrities and insiders from the motorcycle world give their uncut opinions and stories.
Cameron Beaubier, 2013 AMA Pro Daytona SportBike Champion – Y.E.S Monster Energy Graves Yamaha Team
Cameron topped off an amazing season that included all but one race so far and winning the Daytona SportBike championship. In 2012 Beaubier finished in 3rd place overall. He started racing in the DSB class in 2010, after racing in the SuperSport East class in 2009 and finishing 4th overall. He was part of the Red Bull MotoGP Academy in 2008 and contended the Spanish CEV Championship.
Jake Lewis, Daytona SportBike Racer – Meen Motosports
Lewis won the 2012 AMA Pro SuperSport East Championship in a debut season that included 20 starts and fourteen top 5’s and three wins to help him finish first in the standings. In 2013 he joined Meen Motorsports and moved into the Daytona SportBike class where is he is 5th overall with one race remaining. His season so far has included two podiums with the last one being his 2nd place finish at NJ Motorsports Park.
Danny Walker, Owner – American Supercamp, Road Race Factory
Danny Walker is the master of teaching motorcycle racers how to push the limits on a motorcycle. His training started with putting road racers on lower displacement dirt bikes and letting them learn the limits on dirt(American Supercamp) and now he has expanded his offering to include a similar concept on road courses (Road Race Factory). When he is not teaching racers and riders he is managing the RoadRace Factory Red Bull race team. The team’s racers include JD Beach, Tomas Puerta and
John Dowd, Retired Motocross Hero
Dowdy aka "Junk Yard Dog" holds many AMA records including the oldest rider to win an Outdoor National, oldest rider to win a Supercross championship, oldest rider to finish on the podium at an AMA National. He's adored by motocross fans worldwide and is still blazing fast in his late 40's. Up until a few years ago Dowd was a podium contender in pro motocross, a stretch that lasted for almost 20 years. Last weekend at the Vet Motocross des Nations in Farleigh Castle, England, Dowd scored
an amazing four-moto sweep on a vintage KX 500.
Gary Semics, Owner - Gary Semics MX School
Gary is a pillar in the motocross community and has trained over 10 top pro riders including Ryan Villopoto, Jeremy McGrath, Kevin Windham, Ezra Lusk, John Dowd, Stephane Roncada, and Ernesto Fonseca just to name the top guys. He's produced over 25 instructional technique DVD's and still trains pros today. Recently he signed a deal with Club MX to train their
pro riders in South Carolina over the winter. Semics has an AMA Pro Supercross title to his credit and his students boast a combined 26 Supercross and Motocross AMA Pro titles.
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