Jun 18, 2013
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From a press release
issued by Pit Pass Radio
Josh Herrin, James Rispoli, Thomas Delaney, Mike Alessi, Bob Brewster, Cole Townsend
Advance, North Carolina (June 18, 2013) - Motorcycle industry celebrities and insiders from the motorcycle world give their uncut opinions and stories.
Josh Herrin, AMA Pro Superbike Racer - Monster Energy Yamaha
Herrin is currently in 2nd place overall in the AMA Pro Superbike class with podium finishes in three of the four races. Although it is early in the season, he is showing that he is going to be a serious contender in the fight for the championship. 2012 was Herrin's rookie season in the class SuperBike class and he finished in 4th overall with 10 podiums. The series is heading to Barber Motorsports Park for the Triumph Superbike Classic. Last year Josh picked up two podiums at Barber.
James Rispoli, AMA Pro Daytona SportBike Racer - National Guard Celtic Racing
Rispoli is a two-time, back-to-back AMA Pro SuperSport West Champion winning the title in 2011 and 2012. For 2013 he has moved up to the Daytona SportBike class where he sits in 5th overall in the standings as the series heads to Alabama for the Triumph Superbike Classic Weekend. He has been amazingly consistent scoring a 7th at each of the first three rounds.
Thomas Delaney, National Director - TrackTactics Trackdays
Established in 2007, the goal of TrackTactics is to provide riders of all levels of experience an opportunity to practice and perfect the art of motorcycle riding. Our vision is to support the motorcycle community across the country by providing information, education and events that promote safe riding. All employees of TrackTactics are riders/racers and have a passion for motorcycling but most of all they have a willingness to share their knowledge. Classes are designed for every type of rider from the casual weekend rider, to daily commuter and the club level/professional racer. Current event locations include Texas, Louisiana, Alabama, Florida, South Carolina, Pennsylvania and New York.
Mike Alessi, 450 Supercross/Motocross- Smartop Motoconcepts Racing
This year has been one of Mike's best ever in 450 Supercross Series. Even though he sat out the last couple rounds to prepare for the Outdoor Motocross season, he still finished 13th in points with some impressive results throughout the season. It's no secret he's considered an Outdoor specialist and prefers the open tracks over the tight confines that make up Supercross. He's been close to the front so far this year and sits 5th in points. After a weekend off the series heads to the Red Bull Buds Creek National in Mechanicsville, MD.
Bob Brewster, Owner CEO- WMR Competition Performance
When Bob was 15 he moved to Florida where he raced motocross for several years. His passion was more about working on bikes rather than racing them. He realized early on he had a knack for making machines work well. Today WMR Competition Performance is a KTM dealer that started out as a race shop that specializes in engine and suspension tuning. Over the years they have sponsored many top pro and amateur racers in off-road and motocross as well as fielding their own Pro GNCC team.
Cole Townsend, President- Fasst Company/Flex Handlebars
Cole started Fasst Company as a college project in the late '90's with the goal of helping riders have a better day on the bike. Through their revolutionary Flexx Handlebar, Fasst Company has slowly changed rider's perspective on how handlebars should perform. Although originally a Southern California motocross based company, Fasst Company changed their focus to primarily off-road and relocated to Southern Utah where they can ride and test right out of their facility. They are committed to being 100% American made.
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