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Monster Energy Supercross – Historical Notes Package Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Anaheim, CA

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Angel Stadium will host its 68th Monster Energy Supercross race, 22 more than the next closest stadium, the old Pontiac Silverdome just outside Detroit.

The 450SX Class Champion has won at least one race inside Angel Stadium in 24 of 36 seasons racing in Anaheim.

Angel Stadium is one of just two venues where siblings have won, with Tyson Vohlan (1986) and Tallon Vohland (2000).

Collectively, Angel Stadium has been the stadium where each competing manufacturer has achieved its most success in terms of wins, including Husqvarna’s first ever 450SX Class win at the opening race.

450SX Class

Jason Anderson became just the seventh rider to win at Angel Stadium in both the 450SX and 250SX Classes.

Ricky Carmichael, Jeremy McGrath, Chad Reed and James Stewart are the winningest riders in Anaheim history with eight wins apiece. Reed won most recently with back-to-back wins in 2014.

Ken Roczen has won three of the last seven races in Anaheim.

Angel Stadium is now the only venue in which all six competing brands have won a 450SX Class Main Event.

26 different riders have won a 450SX Class Main Event at Angel Stadium since 1976, the most of any stadium in history.

Five riders (Ryan Dungey, Jeremy McGrath, Ken Roczen, Chad Reed, James Stewart) have won in Anaheim with two different brands. Ricky Carmichael is the only rider to do so with three different brands.

Jeff Emig, the 1997 champion, never won in Anaheim in nine career attempts. He recorded just one podium finish at Angel Stadium.

This weekend’s visit to Anaheim will mark 15 years since Jeremy McGrath’s 72nd and final 450SX Class win, which happened at Angel Stadium.

All-Time Wins in Anaheim

Ricky Carmichael – 8
Jeremy McGrath – 8
Chad Reed – 8
James Stewart – 8
Ryan Villopoto – 5
Ryan Dungey – 3
Ken Roczen – 3
David Bailey – 2
Damon Bradshaw – 2
Kent Howerton – 2
Ezra Lusk – 2
Kevin Windham – 2

All-Time Wins by Brand in Anaheim (Last Win)
Yamaha: 20 (‘11)
Honda: 19 (‘05)
Kawasaki: 14 (’14)
Suzuki: 10 (‘15)
KTM: 3 (‘15)
Husqvarna: 1 (’16)

Brand Sweeps in Anaheim (450SX & 250SX)

1987: Kawasaki – Jeff Ward & Jeff Matiasevich
1991: Honda – Jeff Stanton & Jeremy McGrath
2001: Yamaha – Jeremy McGrath & Ernesto Fonseca (x2)
2007: Kawasaki – James Stewart & Ryan Villopoto (x3)
2008: Yamaha – Chad Reed & Jason Lawrence
2011: Kawasaki – Ryan Villopoto & Josh Hansen
2013: KTM – Ryan Dungey & Ken Roczen
2014: KTM – Ken Roczen & Jason Anderson
2014: Kawasaki – Chad Reed & Dean Wilson

Riders to win in Both Classes at Anaheim

Jason Anderson
Ryan Dungey
Jeremy McGrath
Ken Roczen
James Stewart
Ryan Villopoto
Kevin Windham

First-Time Winners in Anaheim
1978: Gaylon Mosier
1979: Kent Howerton
1982: Donnie Hansen
1983: David Bailey
1984: Johnny O’Mara
1990: Damon Bradshaw
1993: Jeremy McGrath
2003: Chad Reed
2009: Josh Grant
2014: Ken Roczen
2016: Jason Anderson

Past Winners in Anaheim

1976: Marty Smith, Honda
1977: Bob Hannah, Yamaha
1978: Gaylon Mosier, Kawasaki
1979: Kent Howerton, Suzuki
1981: Kent Howerton, Suzuki
1982: Donnie Hansen, Honda
1983: David Bailey, Honda
1984: Johnny O’Mara, Honda
1985: Broc Glover, Yamaha
1986: David Bailey, Honda
1987: Jeff Ward, Kawasaki
1989: Rick Johnson, Honda
1990: Damon Bradshaw, Yamaha
1991: Jeff Stanton, Honda
1992: Damon Bradshaw, Yamaha
1993: Jeremy McGrath, Honda
1994: Jeremy McGrath, Honda
1995: Jeremy McGrath, Honda
1996: Jeremy McGrath, Honda
1999: Ezra Lusk, Honda
1999: Ezra Lusk, Honda
2000: Jeremy McGrath, Yamaha
2000: Jeremy McGrath, Yamaha
2001: Jeremy McGrath, Yamaha
2001: Jeremy McGrath, Yamaha
2001: Ricky Carmichael, Kawasaki
2002: David Vuillemin, Yamaha
2002: Mike LaRocco, Honda
2002: Ricky Carmichael, Honda
2003: Chad Reed, Yamaha
2003: Ricky Carmichael, Honda
2003: Ricky Carmichael, Honda
2004: Chad Reed, Yamaha
2004: Chad Reed, Yamaha
2004: Kevin Windham, Honda
2005: Kevin Windham, Honda
2005: Ricky Carmichael, Suzuki
2005: Ricky Carmichael, Suzuki
2006: James Stewart, Kawasaki
2006: Ricky Carmichael, Suzuki
2006: Ricky Carmichael, Suzuki
2007: James Stewart, Kawasaki
2007: James Stewart, Kawasaki
2007: James Stewart, Kawasaki
2008: Chad Reed, Yamaha
2008: Chad Reed, Yamaha
2008: Chad Reed, Yamaha
2009: Josh Grant, Yamaha
2009: James Stewart, Yamaha
2009: James Stewart, Yamaha
2010: James Stewart, Yamaha
2010: Ryan Dungey, Suzuki
2010: Ryan Villopoto, Kawasaki
2011: Ryan Villopoto, Kawasaki
2011: James Stewart, Yamaha
2012: Ryan Villopoto, Kawasaki
2012: Ryan Villopoto, Kawasaki
2013: Davi Millsaps, Suzuki
2013: Ryan Villopoto, Kawasaki
2013: Ryan Dungey, KTM
2014: Ken Roczen, KTM
2014: Chad Reed, Kawasaki
2014: Chad Reed, Kawasaki
2015: Ken Roczen, Suzuki
2015: Ken Roczen, Suzuki
2015: Ryan Dungey, KTM
2016: Jason Anderson, Husqvarna

250SX Class

Cooper Webb has the opportunity to become the second-winningest 250SX Class rider in Angel Stadium history, equaling Jake Weimer’s total of four. Only Ivan Tedesco has more with five.

With a win, Webb would also become the first 250SX Class rider in history to win four straight races in Anaheim.

Only seven times in 28 seasons has the Western Regional 250SX Class Champion failed to win in Anaheim. Broc Tickle (2011) and Shae Bentley (2000) are the only champions that didn’t when the schedule included multiple visits to Angel Stadium.

Nathan Ramsey had an incredible five years between 250SX Class wins in Anaheim (1999 & 2005).

32 different riders have won a 250SX Class Main Event at Angel Stadium since 1985, the most of any stadium in history.

All-Time Wins in Anaheim

Ivan Tedesco – 5
Jake Weimer – 4
Ryan Dungey – 3
Ernesto Fonseca – 3
Damon Huffman – 3
Eli Tomac – 3
Ryan Villopoto – 3
Cooper Webb – 3
Josh Hansen – 2
Grant Langston – 2
Jeff Matiasevich – 2
Jeremy McGrath – 2
David Pingree – 2
Travis Preston – 2
Nathan Ramsey – 2
Cole Seely – 2
James Stewart – 2

All-Time Wins by Brand in Anaheim (Last win)
Kawasaki: 25 (‘14)
Honda: 11 (‘14)
Yamaha: 9 (‘16)
Suzuki: 8 (‘09)
KTM: 6 (‘15)

First-Time Winners in Anaheim

1985: Mike Healy
1986: Tyson Vohland
1987: Jeff Matiasevich
1990: Michael Craig
1993: Damon Huffman
1999: Casey Johnson
2015: Jessy Nelson

Past Winners in Anaheim

1985: Mike Healey, Suzuki
1986: Tyson Vohland, Kawasaki
1987: Jeff Matiasevich, Kawasaki
1989: Jeff Matiasevich, Kawasaki
1990: Mike Craig, Kawasaki
1991: Jeremy McGrath, Honda
1992: Jeremy McGrath, Honda
1993: Damon Huffman, Suzuki
1994: Damon Huffman, Suzuki
1995: Damon Huffman, Suzuki
1996: Kevin Windham, Yamaha
1999: Casey Johnson, Yamaha
1999: Nathan Ramsey, Kawasaki
2000: David Pingree, Suzuki
2000: Tallon Vohland, Kawasaki
2001: Ernesto Fonseca, Yamaha
2001: Ernesto Fonseca, Yamaha
2001: Ernesto Fonseca, Yamaha
2002: Travis Preston, Honda
2002: David Pingree, KTM
2002: Brock Sellards, KTM
2003: Travis Preston, Honda
2003: James Stewart, Kawasaki
2003: James Stewart, Kawasaki
2004: Ivan Tedesco, Kawasaki
2004: Ivan Tedesco, Kawasaki
2004: Ivan Tedesco, Kawasaki
2005: Nathan Ramsey, KTM
2005: Ivan Tedesco, Kawasaki
2005: Ivan Tedesco, Kawasaki
2006: Andrew Short, Honda
2006: Grant Langston, Kawasaki
2006: Grant Langston, Kawasaki
2007: Ryan Villopoto, Kawasaki
2007: Ryan Villopoto, Kawasaki
2007: Ryan Villopoto, Kawasaki
2008: Ryan Dungey, Suzuki
2008: Ryan Dungey, Suzuki
2008: Jason Lawrence, Yamaha
2009: Jake Weimer, Kawasaki
2009: Ryan Dungey, Suzuki
2009: Jake Weimer, Kawasaki
2010: Jake Weimer, Kawasaki
2010: Jake Weimer, Kawasaki
2010: Trey Canard, Honda
2011: Josh Hansen, Kawasaki
2011: Josh Hansen, Kawasaki
2012: Cole Seely, Honda
2012: Eli Tomac, Honda
2013: Eli Tomac, Honda
2013: Eli Tomac, Honda
2013: Ken Roczen, KTM
2014: Jason Anderson, KTM
2014: Cole Seely, Honda
2014: Dean Wilson, Kawasaki
2015: Jessy Nelson, KTM
2015: Cooper Webb, Yamaha
2015: Cooper Webb, Yamaha
2016: Cooper Webb, Yamaha