Michael Corbino #15

Michael Corbino #15

Corbino will compete on the No. 15 XP Motorsports/Rossiter’s Harley Davidson of Sarasota Harley-Davidson XR1200 in the Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Series.

Career Highlights

2012 – Competed in AMA Pro Harley-Davidson Series, finishing fourth in the point standings and earning a podium at Indy. Raced for XP Motorsports/Rossiter’s H-D.
2011 – Competed in the AMA Pro Vance & Hines XR1200 Series, finishing the season seventh in the point standings with 118 points. Finished a season-best fifth place at Barber Motorsports Park. Raced for RMR Bruce Rossmeyer Daytona Racing. Also raced in AMA Pro SuperSport in the season-finale at New Jersey.

Interview

What’s your typical pre-race meal?
Chicken and rice

What is your pre-race OCD behavior?
Stretching, I put my gear on the exact same way every time

What is one of your best racing memories?
Supermoto USA 250F Champion

What motivated you to get started racing?
Watching my dad race as a child

What would you be doing if you weren’t a professional motorcycle racer?
Sport fishing – Marlin, tuna, Tarp – all of them!

What’s the best thing about being a professional athlete?
Carrying the responsibility of a role model, and being rewarded for hard work.

What else is in your garage?
12 bikes – sport, dirt, supermoto, ducati, all of it

Any advice to the readers dreaming to turn pro?
Dream big

How many hours a week are you on Facebook?
3-4 hour max

Do you Twitter?
No

What are your favorite magazines and websites?
JonCorbinopaintings.com

Who are your heros?
My Dad

Beach or mountains?
Beach

iPhone , Blackberry or Android?
iPhone

Mac or PC?
Mac

Top 3 bands?
Less Than Jake, Primus and Rebellution

Greatest strength?
Persistence

Most frustrating challenge?
Injuries

Do you have a website and or Blog?
JonCorbinopaintings.com