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Jess Pettis Update

Jess Pettis Update By Billy Rainford 21-year-old Prince George, BC native, Jess Pettis, turned some heads this season in 250 West Supercross action. His results were 10, 12, 11, 11, and then a 5th in San Diego. He currently sits 12th in 250 West SX points. Unfortunately, on Tuesday, February 19th, while riding at Fox Raceway/Pala in Southern California on his 2nd day of training for outdoors, Jess took a

Jess Pettis Breaks Collarbone

Jess Pettis Breaks Collarbone By Billy Rainford As we were sitting around the pits in Detroit Saturday morning, someone let the cat out of the bag that Jess Pettis had crashed and broken his collarbone recently. We posted the news on our Twitter account @DitrectMX and it was confirmed. Jess, himself, has just posted on Instagram @jesspettis about the injuries he sustained in the crash: View this post on Instagram

KTM RED BULL THOR FACTORY RACER JESS PETTIS FINISHES THE AMA WEST SUPERCROSS WITH A CAREER BEST 5TH PLACE FINISH

KTM RED BULL THOR FACTORY RACER JESS PETTIS FINISHES THE AMA WEST SUPERCROSS WITH A CAREER BEST 5TH PLACE FINISH Chambly, QC – Canadian KTM Red Bull THOR Factory racer Jess Pettis battled through very tough conditions this past weekend in San Diego, CA to earn a 5th place finish in the Main Event!    Pettis had another stellar day in the 250SX West division, earning a career-best fifth place in the Main Event. Pettis got off to

Podcast | Jess Pettis Talks about the San Diego SX

Podcast | Jess Pettis Talks about the San Diego SX By Billy Rainford Canadian #160 Jess Pettis talks about getting his best-ever finish in a Supercross, a 5th place at the 2019 San Diego SX mud race. He addresses the effects of the lime powder on his skin from the race, too.

PR: KTM RED BULL THOR FACTORY RACER JESS PETTIS CONTINUES TO IMPROVE HIS SUPERCROSS PERFORMANCE

  KTM RED BULL THOR FACTORY RACER JESS PETTIS CONTINUES TO IMPROVE HIS SUPERCROSS PERFORMANCE KTM Red Bull THOR Factory Racing Newsletter January 28th, 2019 Chambly, Qc – Canadian KTM Red Bull THOR Factory racer Jess Pettis stood his ground this weekend at the Oakland SX securing an impressive 11th place finish in the Main Event.   During the day, Pettis qualified 12th after clinching the holeshot in the first heat of the 250SX West Heat 1 which put his KTM 250 SX-F

Video | #160 Jess Pettis at Milestone MX

Video | #160 Jess Pettis at Milestone MX By Billy Rainford There were a whole host of Pro riders out at Milestone MX today getting ready for Round 4 of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross series in Oakland. Here’s a look at Canadian #160 Jess Pettis putting in some laps.

KTM RED BULL THOR FACTORY RACER JESS PETTIS SHOWS SOLID PERFORMANCE AT GLENDALE SX

KTM RED BULL THOR FACTORY RACER JESS PETTIS SHOWS SOLID PERFORMANCE AT GLENDALE SX January 14th, 2019 Chambly, QC –KTM Red Bull THOR Factory racer Jess Pettis held up a solid performance at the State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona against the top 250 racers in the world on his WP suspension equipped KTM 250 SX-F.    Pettis battled his way through the Last Chance Qualifier to secure a position in the evening’s 250SX West Main Event.

Video | Jess Pettis Riding Press Day Morning

Video | Jess Pettis Riding Press Day Morning By Billy Rainford #160 Jess Pettis rode his way up and into the top 10 at round 1 of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross series in Anaheim last week and was rewarded with the opportunity to ride in front of the local TV stations here in the Phoenix area. He and his mechanic, Matt Deroy, used the opportunity to work on a