Just the Stats: Washougal Notes Package

July 25, 2014 9:30am | by:

MotoSport.com Washougal National
Washougal MX Park - Washougal, Wash. - July 26

  • Washougal has hosted Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship events since 1980 and is currently in its third decade of hosting the Nationals in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Washougal is known for being one of the most beautiful, yet challenging tracks in the world and features several iconic obstacles, including Horsepower Hill.
  • This year's event will have a "Celebrate Our Heroes" theme to the festivities, honoring all of our country's service men and women. In the spirit of the afternoon, fans, riders and teams are all expected to be adorned in their patriotic best, whether it's camouflage or the iconic combination of red, white and blue.
  • In 33 years of Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship competition at Washougal, only two international riders have captured an overall win - Chad Reed in the 450 Class in 2009 and Ben Townley in the 250 Class in 2007.
  • Poulsbo, Washington's Ryan Villopoto was the first rider from the Pacific Northwest to win at Washougal in the premier 450 Class. A pair of natives did claim victory in the 13 years of 500cc competition - Eric Eaton, of Tacoma, Washington in 1985 and Chuck Sun, of Sherwood, Oregon, at the inaugural event in 1980.
  • Ryan Dungey currently sits in second place behind Ricky Carmichael on the Pro Motocross All-Time Race Wins list with 29 victories in the 450 Class. James Stewart sits in fifth on the All-Time list with 20 victories in the 450 Class.
  • Through eight rounds, 450 Class points leader Ken Roczen maintains an incredible 1.75 finishing average. The 250 Class points leader, Jeremy Martin, holds a finishing average of 2.8. 

450 Class Stats

  • The first 450 Class race held at Washougal was August 14, 1983. Rick Johnson won on a Yamaha.
  • This will be the 24th time the gate will drop at Washougal for the 450 Class.
  • Ricky Carmichael, James Stewart, Jeff Emig, Ryan Dungey, Jeff Ward and Mike Kiedrowski have won at Washougal in two or more classes.
  • Mike LaRocco won the last 500cc race in Washougal in 1993 on a Honda.
  • Rick Johnson, Ricky Carmichael, and Ryan Dungey are the only three riders to win Washougal back-to-back in 1983-84 (Johnson), 2004-05 (Carmichael), and 2010-11 and 2011-12 (Dungey).
  • In 2012, Ryan Dungey became the first rider in history to win at Washougal for three consecutive years, also winning five of his last six attempts at the facility.
  • Yamaha has not won at Washougal in the new millennium (last win in 1999).
  • As the 2013 250 Class winner, Eli Tomac looks to be the next rider to win Washougal in both the 250 and 450 Class. Tomac currently holds a ninth-place standing in the championship, despite missing eight motos this season.

Wins by brand at Washougal

  • Kawasaki - 7
  • Suzuki - 6
  • Honda - 5
  • Yamaha - 4
  • KTM - 1

Last win by brand at Washougal

  • Kawasaki - 2013
  • KTM - 2012
  • Suzuki - 2011
  • Honda - 2004
  • Yamaha - 1999

First time winners at Washougal

  • Jimmy Button, 1999 - Yamaha

Riders to win at Washougal in two or more classes 

  • Ricky Carmichael
  • Ryan Dungey
  • Jeff Emig
  • James Stewart
  • Jeff Ward
  • Mike Kiedrowski 

Brand Sweeps at Washougal

  • Kawasaki; Ryan Hughes, Mike LaRocco - 1994
  • Honda; Mike Brown, Jeremy McGrath - 1995
  • Kawasaki; Jeff Emig, Ricky Carmichael - 1997
  • Kawasaki; Ben Townley, Tim Ferry - 2007
  • Suzuki; Chad Reed, Ryan Dungey - 2009

 

2014 Current Stats

450 Class Point Standings - After 8 of 12 rounds 

  1. Ken Roczen, Germany, KTM, 367
  2. Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, Minn., KTM, 343
  3. Trey Canard, Shawnee, Okla., Honda, 302
  4. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Suzuki, 226
  5. Brett Metcalfe, Australia, Kawasaki, 222
  6. Josh Grant, Riverside, Calif., Yamaha, 218
  7. Weston Peick, Wildomar, Calif., Suzuki, 188
  8. Andrew Short, Colorado Springs, Colo., KTM, 187
  9. Eli Tomac, Cortez, Colo., Honda, 168
  10. Chad Reed, Australia, Kawasaki, 146

Overall Wins

  • Ken Roczen - 4
  • Ryan Dungey - 2
  • James Stewart - 1
  • Eli Tomac - 1

Moto Wins

  • Ken Roczen - 7
  • James Stewart - 3
  • Ryan Dungey - 3
  • Eli Tomac - 2
  • Josh Grant - 1

Overall Wins by Brand

  • KTM - 6
  • Suzuki - 1
  • Honda - 1 

Laps led (total)

  • Ken Roczen - 128
  • James Stewart - 50
  • Eli Tomac - 29
  • Ryan Dungey - 26
  • Josh Grant - 16
  • Trey Canard - 15
  • Brett Metcalfe - 3
  • Justin Barcia - 1
  • Chad Reed - 1
  • Total: 269 

Holeshot Winners (total)

  • Ryan Dungey - 5
  • Josh Grant - 2
  • Chad Reed - 2
  • Ken Roczen - 2
  • Eli Tomac - 2
  • Jake Weimer - 1
  • Trey Canard - 1
  • Justin Brayton - 1

     

250 Class Stats

  • The first 250 Class race was held at Washougal on July 6, 1980. Mark Barnett won on a Suzuki.
  • This will be the 34th time the gate will drop at Washougal for a 250 Class race.
  • In 33 years, only five riders have earned their first career victory at Washougal. Ryan Dungey was the most recent in 2008.
  • Dungey was also the last rider to go back-to-back at Washougal (2008-2009) since James Stewart did it as part of a three-year streak from 2002-2004.
  • Washougal has hosted nine different 250 Class winners over the last ten seasons.
  • Blake Baggett will attempt to become the next repeat winner in the 250 Class at Washougal. Baggett is the only previous Washougal winner to line up in the 250 Class this season.
  • Yamaha has not won at Washougal in the new millennium (last win in 1993 by Jeff Emig). 

Wins by brand at Washougal

  • Kawasaki - 12 
  • Suzuki - 11 
  • Honda - 8
  • Yamaha - 2

Last win by brand at Washougal

  • Honda - 2013
  • Kawasaki - 2011 
  • Suzuki - 2009
  • Yamaha - 1993 

First time winners at Washougal

  • Ryan Dungey, 2008 - Suzuki
  • Brock Sellards, 1999 - Honda 
  • Mike Brown, 1995 - Honda 
  • Larry Ward, 1991 - Suzuki 
  • A.J. Whiting, 1985 - Suzuki 

2014 Current Stats

250 Class Point Standings - After 8 of 12 rounds

  1. Jeremy Martin, Millville, Minn., Yamaha, 341
  2. Cooper Webb, Morehead City, N.C., Yamaha, 298
  3. Blake Baggett, Grand Terrace, Calif., Kawasaki, 285
  4. Christophe Pourcel, France, Yamaha, 246
  5. Marvin Musquin, France, KTM, 241
  6. Justin Bogle, Cushing, Okla., Honda, 240
  7. Jason Anderson, Edgewood, N.M., KTM, 236
  8. Cole Seely, Newbury Park, Calif., Honda, 188
  9. Jessy Nelson, Paso Robles, Calif., Honda, 164
  10. Justin Hill, Yoncalla, Ore., Kawasaki, 150

Overall Wins

  • Jeremy Martin - 4
  • Blake Baggett - 3
  • Cooper Webb - 1

Moto Wins

  • Jeremy Martin - 7
  • Blake Baggett - 5
  • Cooper Webb - 3
  • Jason Anderson - 1 

Overall Wins by Brand

  • Yamaha - 5
  • Kawasaki - 3

Laps Led (total) 

  • Jeremy Martin - 100
  • Cooper Webb - 44
  • Blake Baggett - 37
  • Christophe Pourcel - 28
  • Justin Bogle - 10
  • Jessy Nelson - 8
  • Matt Bisceglia - 1
  • Joey Savatgy - 1
  • Total: 229

Holeshot Winners (total)

  • Christophe Pourcel - 5
  • Zach Bell - 3
  • Justin Bogle - 3
  • Jeremy Martin - 2
  • Jessy Nelson - 1
  • Matt Bisceglia - 1
  • Joey Savatgy - 1

Past Winners 

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450 Class

  • Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine
  • July 20, 2013 / Ryan Villopoto, Poulsbo, WA / Kawasaki
  • July 21, 2012 / Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, MN / KTM
  • July 23, 2011 / Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, MN / Suzuki
  • July 24, 2010 / Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, MN / Suzuki
  • July 25, 2009 / Chad Reed, Australia / Suzuki
  • July 27, 2008 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
  • July 29, 2007 / Timmy Ferry, Largo, FL / Kawasaki
  • July 30, 2006 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
  • July 31, 2005 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Suzuki
  • August 1, 2004 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Honda
  • July 27, 2003 / Kevin Windham, Centreville, MS / Honda
  • July 28, 2002 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Honda
  • July 29, 2001 / Kevin Windham, Centreville, MS / Suzuki
  • July 30, 2000 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki
  • August 1, 1999 / Jimmy Button, Lake Elsinore, CA / Yamaha
  • August 2, 1998 / Doug Henry, Oxford, CT / Yamaha
  • August 17, 1997 / Jeff Emig, Riverside, CA / Kawasaki
  • August 18, 1996 / Mike LaRocco, South Bend, IN / Suzuki
  • August 6, 1995 / Jeremy McGrath, Murrieta, CA / Honda
  • August 14, 1994 / Mike LaRocco, South Bend, IN / Kawasaki
  • August 25, 1985 / Johnny O'Mara, Gardnerville, NV / Honda
  • August 19, 1984 / Rick Johnson, El Cajon, CA / Yamaha
  • August 14, 1983 / Rick Johnson, El Cajon, CA / Yamaha 

250 Class

  • Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine
  • July 20, 2013 / Eli Tomac, Cortez, CO / Honda
  • July 21, 2012 / Justin Barcia, Monroe, NY / Honda
  • July 23, 2011 / Blake Baggett, Grand Terrace, CA / Kawasaki
  • July 24, 2010 / Trey Canar
  • d, Shawnee, OK / Honda
  • July 25, 2009 / Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, MN / Suzuki
  • July 27, 2008 / Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, MN / Suzuki
  • July 29, 2007 / Ben Townley, New Zealand / Kawasaki
  • July 30, 2006 / Andrew Short, Murrieta, CA / Honda
  • July 31, 2005 / Ivan Tedesco, Murrieta, CA / Kawasaki
  • August 1, 2004 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
  • July 27, 2003 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
  • July 28, 2002 / James Stewart, Haines City, FL / Kawasaki
  • July 29, 2001 / Michael Brown, Piney Flats, TN / Kawasaki
  • July 30, 2000 / Travis Pastrana, Annapolis, MD / Suzuki
  • August 1, 1999 / Brock Sellards, New Philadelphia, OH / Honda
  • August 2, 1998 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki
  • August 17, 1997 / Ricky Carmichael, Havana, FL / Kawasaki
  • August 18, 1996 / Steve Lamson, Pollock Pines, CA / Honda
  • August 6, 1995 / Mike Brown, Gray, TN / Honda
  • August 14, 1994 / Ryan Hughes, Escondido, CA / Kawasaki
  • August 8, 1993 / Jeff Emig, Highland Ranch, CA / Yamaha
  • August 2, 1992 / Jeff Emig, Highland, CA / Yamaha
  • September 1, 1991 / Larry Ward, Society Hill, SC / Suzuki
  • August 12, 1990 / Guy Cooper, Stillwater, OK / Suzuki
  • August 27, 1989 / Mike Kiedrowski, Canyon Country, CA / Honda
  • August 28, 1988 / George Holland, Kerman, CA / Honda
  • August 24, 1986 / Erik Kehoe, Granada Hills, CA / Suzuki
  • August 25, 1985 / A. J. Whiting, Sherman Oaks, CA / Suzuki
  • August 19, 1984 / Jeff Ward, Mission Viejo, CA / Kawasaki
  • August 14, 1983 / Mark Barnett, Bridgeview, IL / Suzuki
  • August 8, 1982 / Jeff Ward, Mission Viejo, CA / Kawasaki
  • August 2, 1981 / Mark Barnett, Bridgeview, IL / Suzuki
  • July 6, 1980 / Mark Barnett, Bridgeview, IL / Suzuki

500cc Motocross

  • Date / Winner, Hometown / Machine
  • August 8, 1993 / Mike LaRocco, South Bend, IN / Honda
  • August 2, 1992 / Mike Kiedrowski, Acton, CA / Kawasaki
  • September 1, 1991 / Jeff Ward, San Juan Capistrano, CA / Kawasaki
  • August 12, 1990 / Jeff Stanton, Sherwood, MI / Honda
  • August 27, 1989 / Jeff Ward, San Juan Capistrano, CA / Kawasaki
  • August 28, 1988 / Rick Johnson, El Cajon, CA / Honda
  • August 24, 1986 / Jeff Ward, Mission Viejo, CA / Kawasaki
  • August 25, 1985 / Eric Eaton, Tacoma, WA / Yamaha
  • August 19, 1984 / Broc Glover, El Cajon, CA / Yamaha
  • August 14, 1983 / Broc Glover, El Cajon, CA / Yamaha
  • August 8, 1982 / Mike Bell, Lakewood, CA / Yamaha
  • August 2, 1981 / Broc Glover, El Cajon, CA / Yamaha
  • July 6, 1980 / Chuck Sun, Sherwood, OR / Honda