Hometown Gonzales, CA Years Competing 10
Nicknames Jayy-Bee, Baby Girl
Team Rockstar American Suzuki, Fox Racing, FOX
Honors 2010 Lake Whitney Women's Champion, Girls supermini Champion, 2008 Lake Whitney Girls Champion, 2x 2009 and 2010 Oak Hill Women's and School Girl Champions, 2x 2009 and 2010 World Mini Women's Champion, 2009 World Mini Girls Champion, 2010 Ponca Champion, 2009 Dodge Amateur and Arizona Open Champions, 2008 Dodge Amatuer and Lake Whitney Girls Champion
How does FOX contribute to your success?
My FOX suspension helps my riding because it makes my bike smooth and stable in rough conditions.
Tell us about your bike/vehicle setup.
My bike is KOOL! FMF pipe, FOX suspension, RG3 triple clamps, Renthal bars, Decal Works graphics, Pirelli tires, Hinson clutch, and a Scotts stearing damper.
What else is in your garage?
Workout bike, RC cars, dog beds, golf cart, bikes, tools, and a bunch of Frankie's junk.
Any major injuries, and how did you recover?
Two broken wrists... healed great. August 2010 ACL replacement, still recovering with lots of therapy.
What's your typical pre-race/event meal? Guilty pleasure?
Chicken with green beans and mac-n-cheese. Weakness... anything chocolate and ICE CREAM.
What motivated you to get started professionally?
I used to ride trails with my dad on the weekends, then one day I was like I want to race, so my mom and dad bought me a race bike and it all started from there.
What separates you from other professional athletes?
I have the desire, drive and willpower to win and do my best with the support of my family and friends.
What would you be doing if you weren't a professional athlete?
I would like to be a nurse or a physical therapist.
What's the best thing about being a professional athlete?
Being able to ride all the time, meeting new people and seeing different places that I would've otherwise not seen.
What other sports are you interested in?
Are there other sports? I am not sure I tried every sport imaginable from ballet to soccer and nothing compares to racing.
Any advice to the readers dreaming to turn pro?
I will let you know when I get there, hahahaha.
What are your favorite magazines and websites?
Facebook, Motoplayground, and Vurbmoto
Who is your hero?
Are you a Mac or PC? PC, but I like Macs more!
Top 3 bands The Bravery, Rise Against, and MGMT
Greatest strength I can easily ride without pressure and block everything out and focus.
Most frustrating challenge Not having anywhere to practice or ride close to my house.