On the first two Monster Vitality AMA Supercross Championship occasions of 2023, Jason Anderson completed 7-7 and made just a few errors that hindered his outcomes. Nonetheless, on the third Monster Vitality AMA Supercross Championship occasion of 2023, Jason Anderson earned his first podium end of the season. The #21 completed 5-1-3 for second general behind occasion winner Chase Sexton.
Afterwards, Anderson spoke to the media through the post-race press convention. In the course of the presser, Anderson stated it was a greater weekend, however he’s nonetheless hungry to enhance and earn that first win of the season.
Jason, the opening two rounds have been tough. Tonight, was it simply minimizing the errors that put you on the field, or did you modify some issues?
Jason Anderson: Yeah, the primary two rounds have been actually robust on me, simply crashes alone. First race [Anaheim 1] I had an enormous crash in observe. Final weekend I felt like I rode fairly good, I felt like I used to be in no-man’s land, and I threw away a podium with eight minutes to go. Pushed the entrance once more. Tonight, in that final race I had some PTSD once I was in a podium place, and also you don’t need to throw these away. Now I need to construct from right here. I need to be the place Chase is. We’ll maintain working onerous to get right here.
You lastly discovered some clear air within the second race, after which did it once more within the third. How good did it really feel to lastly be out entrance?
Yeah, clearly my begins haven’t been pretty much as good as final yr, and I believe the one method you be taught to carry that tempo up entrance is to get good begins. That’s what we’ve received to do. We’ve received to place ourselves in place to have success. In any other case, you’re placing your self in positions to make errors and must battle different guys. And that doesn’t enable you battle to be on the rostrum or get wins.