The Promotion crew for the VMXdN Foxhill are proud to announce the return of the American squad to defend their primary plate gained in 2022.
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Staff supervisor, former manufacturing facility Yamaha USA rider Doug Dubach will likely be readily available to supervise the crew entry for the weekend.
The crew consisting of Ryan Villopoto, Mike Brown and Zach Osborne will return to the enduring Wiltshire Grand Prix circuit on August 24,25,26,27 and twenty eighth.
With the USA crew having gained in 2022 they’re issued the numbers 1, 2 and three for this yr’s extravaganza.
Ryan Villopoto is a 9 time AMA champion and multi time Staff USA MXoN crew rider (simply google Budds Creek MXoN – his efficiency on a professional circuit KX250F was legendary). RV is just one of many sport’s biggest riders. He’ll flip 35 this yr and he retired from full-time racing in 2015 on the age of 28 years previous. He’s now contracted to Yamaha as model ambassador and is placing in much more hours on the bike for the 2023 occasion. He will likely be using a Professional Circuit tuned 2002 Yamaha YZ 250 constructed by Doc Wob with John Giffard on the spanners all weekend so he’s in additional than succesful fingers.
Mike Brown is an AMA champion and is a well-known journeyman racer having crafted his artwork all around the world. He will likely be 51 years previous at this yr’s occasion and anybody who has witnessed “Brownie” on the gasoline will attest to how unreal it’s for a man in his fifties to go this quick and be this aggressive. Mike is a born racer and places all the things into his racing, it’s a factor of magnificence to observe. Mike will likely be racing a Professional Circuit tuned Kawasaki KX 250 constructed by DocWob to be a duplicate of his championship successful professional Circuit KX 125 (which by the way will likely be on show on the Briggs Commercials stand). Mike may have his common mechanic Tony Neary on the spanners all weekend so no issues there.
Zach Osbourne is a four-time AMA nationwide MX and SX champion and multi-time crew USA Nations crew rider. Zach is contracted to Yamaha within the states and he at present races the GNCC collection so he will likely be placing in loads of seat time previous to the occasion. He’s no stranger to the UK, as he raced for the Dixon Yamaha squad for a couple of years and has a really robust fan base within the UK in addition to an excellent quantity of household and pals who he stays with. Zach will likely be racing a 2002 Yamaha YZ 250 constructed by DocWob and his 2022 mechanic Sonny Mae will likely be on the spanners once more. Zac will likely be working the heaviest plate on the occasion – the massive no 1.
Make no mistake, these three guys are coming again with one mission in thoughts: to take residence the #1 plate once more!
To witness all of the racing motion, ensure you get your tickets – Saturday, Sunday and weekend tickets and tenting passes can be found on Eventbrite by following this hyperlink. https://vmxdnfoxhill2023.eventbrite.co.uk