[dropcap]A[/dropcap]t the conclusion of the 2015 Lucas Oil AMA Professional Motocross National Championship series on Saturday, Aug. 22, in Crawfordsville, Ind., two riders stood as champions: Ryan Dungey in the 450 class and Jeremy Martin in the 250 class.
The American Motorcyclist Association congratulated both Dungey, from Tallahassee, Fla., and Martin, from Millville, Minn., on their historic triumphs.
“The hard work, talent, drive and dedication required to win a professional motocross championship are rare commodities, and clearly Ryan Dungey and Jeremy Martin have what it takes to loft this year’s AMA National No. 1 plates with justifiable pride,” said AMA President and CEO Rob Dingman. “On behalf of the AMA, our board of directors and our members, it’s my pleasure to congratulate Ryan, Jeremy and their teams on jobs well done.”
Dungey, who rides for Red Bull KTM, clinched his third premier class 450 title at the previous round in Tooele, Utah. Martin, who rides for Star Racing Yamaha, wrapped up his second consecutive 250 class championship at the finale in Crawfordsville, Ind.