Haiden Deegan and Justin Cooper prepared for Houston SX


Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing’s 250SX East staff prepared for 2023 begin, with Deegan making his professional debut and Justin Cooper making his premier class debut aboard the YZ450F.


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Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing’s Haiden Deegan will make his Monster Power AMA Supercross skilled debut this Saturday, February 4, on the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. 2021 250SX West Champion Justin Cooper will even line up for his premier class debut aboard the all-new YZ450F on the fourth spherical of the 17-round Monster Power AMA Supercross season and 31-round SuperMotocross World Championship sequence.

Deegan joins Nate Thrasher and Jordon Smith for the opening spherical of the 250SX East Championship. The trio seems to be to marketing campaign for high honours and hold the staff’s championship-winning streak rolling with the potent YZ250F. The younger Nick Romano continues to organize for his season begin within the Jap Regional 250SX class, and an replace on his debut will come at a later date.

Cooper is raring to return to supercross racing and can line up behind the gate in Houston for the primary of choose 450SX rounds within the Monster Power AMA Supercross Championship. Later this Could, the New Yorker will shift gears again to the YZ250F to make a title run within the AMA Professional Motocross 250MX Championship.

Jensen Hendler – Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing 250 Staff Supervisor

“We’re actually excited to get the season on the East Coast began. It’s additionally thrilling to have Haiden transfer as much as be part of our professional program this season and to have Justin make his debut on the 450. The blokes have been working onerous and are trying ahead to seeing what they’ll do that weekend in Houston.” 

Haiden Deegan – Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing

“I’m actually trying ahead to creating my professional debut in supercross. It’s going to be an enormous studying expertise for me, and we’re trying ahead to the problem.” 

Justin Cooper – Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing

“It’s been about two years since I’ve lined up for a supercross, and now it’s in a brand new class with the most effective guys, so I’m excited to only get on the market. I’m trying to get again below the lights and study what I can. Total, I’m simply actually excited to be within the place to be on the market, so I’m going to benefit from it and revel in it!” 

Nate Thrasher – Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing

“I’ve had a robust low season. The staff and I’ve been working onerous on and off the bike. I’m trying ahead to being again racing on the East Coast and seeing the followers!” 

Jordon Smith – Monster Power Yamaha Star Racing

“I’m actually excited to get out on the monitor racing this weekend in Houston. I joined the staff and began coaching again in the summertime of final 12 months, and I’ve been very desirous to get racing for the previous couple of months. The wait is lastly over, and I’m excited to point out what I can do on this new bike!”