JOSH CHISUM #10

JOSH CHISUM #10

Chisum competes in AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 aboard his No. 10 Bartel’s Harley-Davidson/Scrubberblade XR1200.

Interview

What’s your typical pre-race meal?
Either puking or drinking as much fluids as possible. Been like that forever.

What is your pre-race OCD behavior?
Nothing in particular

What is one of your best racing memories?
Probably my first podium finish at a nation or just being at X games

What motivated you to get started racing?
My dad raced professionally and was around it my whole life.

What would you be doing if you weren’t a professional motorcycle racer?
Probably trying to race a car or go to school like any other ordinary person.

What else is in your garage?
MX bikes, flat track bikes, road race bikes, mtb and fishing poles.

Any advice to the readers dreaming to turn pro?
Dont listen to anybody and dont give up and keep trying, DOnt ever give up.

How many hours a week are you on Facebook?
Maybe 2.

Do you Twitter?
No

What are your favorite magazines and websites?
Cycle News Transworld Motocross, Truckin Mag

Who are your heros?
My Parents, Troy Lee, Sheri Ridenhour and Bob Weber, plus many of the guys I grew up with like Travis Preston and Doug Chandler.

Beach or mountains?
Beach

High Fives or FIst Bump?
Fist Bump

iPhone , Blackberry or Android?
Android

Mac or PC?
PC

Top 3 bands?
amie Johnson, Metalica, Kenny Chesney

Greatest strength?
Never been a crasher…always just rode the same speed the whole race – Consistency

Most frustrating challenge?
Racing at a high level and not having a lot of help