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Hibbert To Race Indiana’s Ironman Pro Moto

Aug. 18, 2015 – Snowmobile snocross champion, Tucker Hibbert, will arrange against the world’s best motocross racers Saturday at the Pro Motocross Championship’s Ironman National in Crawfordsville, Ind. It’ll stamp the hybrid competitor’s unrivaled master motocross occasion of the mid-year.

No more unusual to two wheels, Hibbert has hustled both snocross and motocross at the proficient level since 2000. At a very early stage in his profession, he enjoyed a concise reprieve from snocross to include being a best 10 Supercross rider to his not insignificant rundown of achievements. Presently, with his emphasis back on snocross, he’s won a remarkable 108 professional national occasions, 13 X Games awards, nine national titles and two big showdowns.

Hibbert had five-star motocross occasions on his timetable this mid-year however a lower leg damage supported in June sidelined him from dashing as of recently.

Search for Hibbert at the Ironman National on the no. 685 KTM in the 450-class. Dashing activity from Indiana will be gushed live on promotocross.com. Moreover, fans can watch the primary motos on MavTV from 1 to 3 p.m. ET and the second motos on NBCSN starting at 11:30 p.m. ET.

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“This late spring didn’t play out how I trusted yet I’m solid and prepared to race. I did the change to KTM and felt agreeable on the bicycle immediately. Early June, I knew I was prepared to race so I agreed to accept Budds Creek. Two or after three days, I missed the mark on a major hop and broke my lower leg. It was a bummer yet I knew whether I buckled down I could, in any case, get in no less than one national before the finish of the late spring.

Individuals ask me all the ideal opportunity for what reason I race motocross however it’s only a piece of my identity. I want to ride and know it improves me an inside and out the competitor. Snocross and motocross aren’t as comparable as individuals may think. Snocross is more similar to Supercross – short, serious races. Motocross is an entire distinctive creature. Include the warmth, for a person like me who’s accustomed to hustling in below zero temps, and it’s extremely intense.

This will be my first time at Indiana so I don’t recognize what’s in store. I can finally relax however since I haven’t been dashing this late spring, it’s difficult to set any objectives. I’m centered around giving a valiant effort and having a fabulous time.”


Media Opportunity

What: Hibbert will ride the Ironman National track and be accessible for interviews.

Whenever: Thursday, August 20 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Where: Ironman National Raceway – 1389 W 200 S Crawfordsville, Ind.

For more data, contact MX Sports’ Media Manager Brandon Short at 949-365-5750 or Brandon@mxsports.com.

Quick Facts

• Hometown: Pelican Rapids, Minnesota

• 13-Time X Games Snocross Medalist

• Nine-Time National Snocross Champion

• Two-Time FIM Snowcross World Champion

• Eight Pro Motocross Top-15 Finishes

• Four Supercross Top-10 Finishes

• Six CMRC MX2 Moto Wins

• Three-Time ESPY Award Nominee