Privateer Coaching Companions Prepared for “Dwelling” Supercross Race in Texas



Each weekend, there are battles throughout the battles at Monster Vitality AMA Supercross. Whereas a number of consideration focuses on the race for the win, a number of riders are preventing for precious factors and even the chance to race in the primary occasions. Two of such riders which might be at all times making an attempt to make that subsequent step from most important occasion qualifier to most important occasion mainstay are Texas residents Grant Harlan and John Brief. Whereas Harlan rides a Yamaha below the Rock River tent and John Brief rides a Kawasaki for Madd Components Kawasaki, the 2 450SX class riders truly experience and prepare collectively each week in Texas.

Since this weekend’s Arlington Supercross is a little bit of a house race for each gents, we caught up with them on press day to speak about their seasons in addition to the dynamic of making an attempt to outduel one another on the weekend whereas working to enhance one another in the course of the week.

Racer X: Alright, Grant Harlan and John Brief right here in Texas. A little bit of a house race for you guys. Let’s begin with you Grant. How are you feeling about your season to date and the way the whole lot’s clicking off?
Grant Harlan: I truly received off to a extremely good begin. Me and John each made the primary most important at A1 after which I form of struggled slightly bit after that. It virtually went too good for the primary race. We received again in [the main event] in Tampa after a pair tough rounds. I struggled slightly bit final week however I’m trying to get it again on monitor.

How about you John?
John Brief: Yeah, you come into the season, and also you don’t actually know what to anticipate. My offseason was slightly tough anyway, so I used to be not pleased with 20th to 22nd within the mains, however the entire races I’ve tried to race, I’ve been within the mains. Whether or not it was luck or placing it up there. It’s been a number of enjoyable however positively not happy in any respect.