Las Vegas, Nev., (May 6, 2019) – Merely hours after Monster Energy Supercross’ season ended by crowning three Champions – Cooper Webb (450SX Class), Chase Sexton (Eastern Regional 250SX Class) and Dylan Ferrandis (Western Regional 250SX Class), Supercross Futures racers took to the same track as their heroes the previous evening.
Inspired by Saturday night’s racing over 600 entrants lined up in the 90-degree heat to compete across 26 different classes at Sam Boyd Stadium as this was the last round to qualify for the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship which will also take place at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas on October 20 and 21.
Supercross Futures AMA National Championship is the official advancement platform of Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship. The series provides an exclusive opportunity for amateur competition on a Supercross track.
As expected, names like Vohland (KTM), Johnson (KTM) and Jarvis (Yamaha) were at the top of the leaderboard but Supercross Futures provides a one-of-a-kind experience for racing enthusiasts of all ages.
The Supercross Futures series comprised 8 events that took place over the course of the 2019 Supercross Season and leads to an AMA National Championship where over 6100 amateur racers competed in 26 different classes - beginning with 4-year-olds in the 51cc Limited Class…through the elite 250SX Futures Class.
Supermini 2 Class Results
1. Maximus Vohland (711), KTM
2. Jett Reynolds (79), Kawasaki
3. Ryder DiFrancesco (199), Kawasaki
4. Talon Hawkins (71), Husqvarna
5. Marcello Leodorico (44), KTM
6. Thomas Welch (98), KTM
7. Tyler Mashbir (117), Yamaha
8. Slade Varola (45), Suzuki
9. Coen Eiklenborg (111), Husqvarna
10. Christopher Croushorn (204), Husqvarna
The 250SX Futures class provides riders with the opportunity of earning their 250 Supercross license. To earn his or her 250SX license, a rider must compete within the 250SX Futures class and earn a total of six points. If a rider places first thru fifth, the rider earns three points. If a rider places sixth thru 10th, the rider earns two points. Only A-classification riders may compete in the 250SX Futures class.
250SX Futures Class Results
1. Tyson Johnson (13), KTM
2. Colton Eigenmann (815), Suzuki
3. Adrian Galamba (906), Kawasaki
4. Chase Felong (154), Yamaha
5. Mitchell Gifford (311), Yamaha
6. Richard Taylor (44), Yamaha
7. Braden O’Neal (127), Yamaha
8. Jamison DuClos (223), Yamaha
9. Addison Emory IV (538), Yamaha
10. Kyle Greeson (200), KTM
The following list of Riders earned enough points to apply for their Supercross license through the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship series.
Women’s Class Results
1. Jordan Jarvis (30), Yamaha
2. Samantha Peters (45), KTM
3. Jaymie Hajewski (455), Suzuki
4. Sheva Anela Ardiansyah (75), Husqvarna
5. Ashley Avalos (117), Honda
6. Emily Horzen, (335), KTM
7. Gussie Greenwell (50), Kawasaki
8. Kristen Gibbert (250), KTM
9. Ashley Ross (205), Yamaha
10. Angie Wright (710), Honda
The Supercross Futures experience is designed to produce a higher-quality, more competitive stadium racing landscape with an advanced path to Monster Energy Supercross. It’s the start of an incredible career pursuing and competing in a sport followed by millions of fans. And it’s something that all riders will remember long into the future as Women’s Class racer Kristen Gibbert summed up, “This had to be one of the best weekends of my life. I’ve never done anything like this before and can’t wait to do it again.”
The Supercross Futures AMA National Championship occurs on October 20 and 21 in Las Vegas at Sam Boyd Stadium. For more information on Supercross Futures and those who have qualified for the National Championship, check out SupercrossFutures.com