The TPJ Racing team is a group of individuals who are extremely passionate about supporting the sport as well as the people who love it as much as we do.
Logan France is from Deale, Maryland and will be piloting his Honda 450 for the TPJ Fly Racing team during the 2017 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross season. France competed in his first-ever Lucas Oil outdoor national at Thunder Valley, and qualified straight from timed practice in 31st overall.
Mason Wharton is 21 years old and from Washington. He has been racing since the age of seven an started racing seriously at the age of fourteen. Wharton will be piloting his Kawasaki 250 for the TPJ Fly Racing team during the 2017 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross season.
Dylan is 19-years-old and is a Corona, CA native. He races the #559 Yamaha 250 in the east coast Monster Energy SUpercross circuit. Dylan has won several AMA amateur titles, including a Schoolboy 2 championship at Loretta Lynn’s. A broken tibia/fibia postponed his pro debut, but he has finally made his pro debut as a part of the TPJ Fly Racing team on our 250 east coast team. He will be piloting his Yamaha 450 during the 2017 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross season.
John Short rides the #88 Suzuki RMZ250 in the 250 east coast Monster Energy Supercross series. He is from Pilot Point, TX, and made his 250 east coast Supercross debut with the TPJ Fly Racing team. He will be racing his 2017 Yamaha as a part of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series.
Nick Schmidt is the rider of the #75 Suzuki 450. Nick is one of the most recognized up and coming athletes for his talent and is extremely popular among Supercross fans.
Dustin Pipes is from Madera, CA. He races his 450 Suzuki in the 450 class as a part of the TPJ Racing team. Dustin is known for his ability to charge through the pack during races. This earned him two Ricky Carmichael Hardest Charger Awards in the 2016 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross season.
Chad Gores rides his 450 KTM in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series for the TPJ Fly Racing team.
Ted Parks is the founder and owner of TPJ Racing. He is the guy in the pits to give you the shirt off his back, and he has worked tirelessly to support the up and coming athletes in the sport. Ted was voted the 2015 Manager of the Year by the AMA.
Jerry is the TPJ Racing team manager. He oversees daily operations and is our primary spotter in the managers tower. He formerly assisted with the management of the 365Racing/Stewart Team and has been a great addition to the team for the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series.
Anna is the media/communications director of the TPJ Racing team. She assists in the oversight of daily operations, manages TPJ Racing social media and shoots photos (MotorActionMedia.com).
Jeff heads our sponsorship department and helps coordinate our agreements between sponsors and athletes. On race day, he acts as a team manager and helps keep things running smoothly.
Ethan is the TPJ Fly Racing team assistant manager and a TPJ Racing transport coordinator. He assists with the set up of our massive pit space each weekend and is truly a jack of all trades to our team. He might even be spotted on the starting line as a mechanic to one of our riders, in the manager’s tour or overseeing the TPJ Racing pits.
Shane is a TPJ Racing transport coordinator and assists with the set up of our massive pit space each weekend. Shane is also a videographer (Seven11Films) and creates videos for the TPJ Racing team of the riders and our on the road adventures.
Keaton is a TPJ Racing transport coordinator and assists with the TPJ Racing set up each weekend. Keaton is a Marketing major at the University of Kansas, and also assists the TPJ Racing team in sponsorships and marketing.