250MX RIDER SET FOR UNDERGOING ANKLE SURGERY
MURRIETA, Calif. – July, 2022 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – The Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing team has confirmed that team rider Stilez Robertson will miss the remainder of the 2022 AMA Pro Motocross Championship due to an ankle injury. suffered on the second moto of the Spring Creek National last weekend.
Robertson, who recently earned his first career 250MX podium in Round 5, rode a wave of momentum in the second half of the series. After a hard-fought performance in the first moto, Robertson set out for redemption in Moto 2, but he found himself caught up in a multi-rider pileup early on, forcing him out of the race and causing him to suffer a surgery to repair ligaments in his ankle.
Stilez Robertson: “It sucks to end the season this way, but I’m going to go under the knife and fix those ligaments. Thank you to the team and everyone in my corner for supporting me in these times.
Nathan Ramsey – Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing Team Manager: “It’s really unfortunate that Stilez injured his ankle when he got caught up in that major pileup before the second race restart at Spring Creek. He kept improving and it looked like he was going to end the year very strong. I know he will do everything he can to come back stronger than ever when he heals.
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Husqvarna Motorcycles continued to expand its professional racing team to compete in the AMA Supercross, AMA Pro Motocross, AMA National Enduro, GNCC, AMA EnduroCross, and AMA National Hare & Hound Championships. Team Husqvarna riders compete aboard Husqvarna FC 450, FC 350, FC 250, FE 350, TC 250 and TE 300 models.
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