Monster Energy Kawasaki Team Green Finishes Strong at the 2012 Thor Winter Olympics
Irvine, Calif. (November 24, 2012) – The 2012 Thor Winter Olympics came to a close Saturday as they wrapped up the second motos at Gatorback Cycle Park in Gainesville, Fla. Monster Energy Kawasaki Team Green completed a long week of racing with seven Winter Olympic Motocross Championships. Austin Forkner demonstrated that he can be dominant on both the KX™85 and the KX™100 and won the 85 (12-13) Modified class and Supermini 1 (12-15) class with perfect 1-1 moto scores. His two championships also earned him the prestigious Bronze Boot award, which is presented to the top youth rider. Keith Johnson also went 1-1 in the Plus 40 class. Tristan Lane, Jordan Jarvis, and Jim Nesse also captured championships for Team Green.