Alldregde Joins Barn Pros Racing Home Depot Yamaha for 2017

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The American will switch teams following two years with Monster Energy/Pro Circuit Kawasaki.

By Hayden Gregory

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Chris Alldredge will officially make the move following the completion of the Australian Supercross Championship. The rider is currently down under riding as aprt of the Crankt Protein Honda team.

“I’m super excited to be getting back on Yamahas with Barn Pros Racing this coming supercross season,” said Alldredge. “After riding the Yamaha motorcycle for most of my amateur career, it’s nice to be back on the bike that I had so much success on. And I can’t thank the Barn Pros team enough for giving me another opportunity to show the supercross world what me, and the team, are capable of doing.”

BPRMX Team owner, Steve Oslund had nothing but praise for the Oregon native and is extremely excited to have him on board.

“We couldn’t be more excited to have Chris on board for the 2017 season. His dedication to the sport and drive to win races has us all excited going into the New Year!”

The team also recently announced the major signing of seven time Supercross and Motocross champion Rick Johnson who will serve a variety of mentoring and consulting roles.

“I am looking forward to working with Chris Alldredge,” said Johnson. “I feel with my experience I can help him reach his full potential. He has so much driving and determination. I’m looking forward to 2017 with Barn Pros Racing.”

 

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