Hometown San Clemente, CA Years Competing 13
Team JBS Motorsports, Desert Assaisans, Menzies Motorsports, Metal Mulisha, McMillin Racing.
Discipline CLASS 1/2-1600, 12, 10, 7, 1, Trophy Truck, Single Buggy, Pro-Buggy and Pro-Lite
Honors 2011 LOORRS Pro Buggy Rookie Of The Year and 5 Class Wins. 2011 Class 1/2-1600 SCORE Baja 500 and 1000 wins and Class Championship. 2010 LOORRS Single Buggy ROY, 6 class wins and Championship. 2009 SNORE Class 12 Championship and 2 wins. 2009 LOORRS Single Buggy Cup Winner. 2009 SCORE 1/2-1600 2 wins. 2008 BITD Class 12, 1 win and Championship. 2005 SCORE Baja 500 and 1000 win and class championship. More than 5 championships, 30 wins and 50 podiums in the last 6 years.
How does FOX contribute to your success?
Providing the best shocks in the business and progressing their product.
Tell us about your bike/vehicle setup.
Which one? It changes day to day and race to race.
What else is in your garage?
What garage? Race Cars, fab and prep tools, dirtbike, mtn and bmx bike, snowboard and a bunch of trophies.
What's your training regimen?
Working, gym and riding bikes.
Any major injuries, and how did you recover?
Tons of broken bones and plenty of surgeries.
What's your typical pre-race/event meal? Guilty pleasure?
Oatmeal and fruit. FroYo is my weakness.
How do you determine which races or events to enter each year?
Where the sponsors want me to go and where there is the most competition.
What motivated you to get started professionally?
I wanted to compete with the best and progress in the sport.
What separates you from other professional athletes?
I build and prep what I race.
What would you be doing if you weren't a professional athlete?
Selling churro's at the border.
What's the best thing about being a professional athlete?
What other sports are you interested in?
Riding my dirtbike, mtn bike, snowboarding and anything else with wheels.
Any advice to the readers dreaming to turn pro?
If you want to win, the work load never gets lighter.
What are your favorite magazines and websites?
Dirtsports, Transworld Motocross, Dusty Times, Dirtnewz.com and Race-dezert.com
Favorite movie quote?
"Shit happens when you party naked"
Who is your hero?
Anyone that has built an empire from nothing.
Are you a Mac or PC? PC except for my iPhone
Top 3 bands Avenged Sevenfold, Slayer and Rise Against
Greatest strength The will to never say never
Most frustrating challenge Getting funding to do it right