Hot on the heels of announcing their 450 squad of Kristian Whatley and Ryan Houghton, the Rob Hooper Racing Yamaha Motocross team can now reveal their 250 rider for the 2018 season with 20 year old Robbie Dowson stepping into the breach.
Dowson comes with a good pedigree having come 2nd in the Maxxis MXY2 Category, and 3rd in the British Youth Nationals in 2015, before stepping up into the Pro ranks last year where he pulled off some notable results including 12th overall in the Maxxis MX2 class at Canada Height’s, and a podium finish at Whitby in the Pirelli Masters.
“I am working super hard on my fitness” said Dowson “and will be training with Fit4racing so I can [...]
It is with great pleasure the Rob Hooper Racing Yamaha Motocross Racing team announce the signings of Kristian Whatley and Ryan Houghton for the 2018 season.
Image courtesy of the Red Bull Pro Nationals
Rob Hooper Racing, an official Yamaha UK Motocross team will be competing in the Maxxis British Motocross Championships, the Michelin MX Nationals, the Bridgestone Masters as well as other selected National events around the country.
Whatley’s inclusion comes as no surprise to many, with the rumour mill doing overtime in recent months, but as with everything many facets need to fall into place before it can be officially released. As you can imagine, Team owner [...]