Full Name: Doug Gust Nick Name: Digger Doug Hometown: (birthplace): Waukegan, IL Current Residence: Salem, WI Date Of Birth: January 24, 1967 2009 Team: Team Yoshimura Suzuki 2009 Machine: Suzuki LTR450 2009 Crew Chief: Kevin Mummuha 2009 Sponsors: Suzuki, Yoshimura, Fox Shox, Pro Taper, Rockstar, Hinson, MSR Height: 5'9" Weight: 175 Marital Status: In a relationship Throttle: Thumb First year as a Pro Rider: 1988 Home Track: Sunset Ridge or Red Bud Favorite National Track: Red Bud Siblings: 3 brothers and 2 sisters Hobbies: RC Planes, Skiing, Snowmobiling Pets: Black Lab Dozer Doug’s Accomplishments: 2009 – Currently in 4th in the AMA Pro Quad Motocross Nationals 2008 – Finished 3rd in the AMA Pro Quad Motocross Nationals 2007 – Finished 4th in the AMA Pro Quad Motocross Nationals 2006 – WPSA Quad Champions 2nd in the AMA Pro Quad Motocross Nationals 2004 – ATVA Pro National Champion Pro Rider of the Year / Pro Athlete of the Year 2003 – ATVA Pro National Champion 2000 – 3rd Place Pro Class Grand National ATV Championship Winter Thunder Snow cross Champion 1999 – Grand National ATV Champion Perseverance Award Winter Thunder Snow Cross Champion 1995 – MX ATV Pro National Champion 1994 – New Zealand ATV Champion New Zealand Supercross Best pairs Champion 1992 – MX ATV Pro National Champion 1990 – MX ATV Pro National Champion 1989 – Texas Arena cross Champion ???? – IL State Champion - Ill email you the date ???? – WI Quad Olympic Champ - Ill email you the date. Rockstar Makita Industrial Power Tools Suzuki Yoshimura Maxxis Tires Pro Armor Fulmer Helmets Xceldyne Valvetrain Precision Quad Tech DWT – Doulas Wheels CV4 Fox Racing Shox Memphis Car Audio Mechanix Wear VP Racing Fuels Motion Pro JB RACING Falicon Pro Taper Parts Unlimited Motorex Moose Racing Hinson Racing NGK Spark Plugs Galfer Digger Doug Gust has over 20 years of riding/racing experience. My schools will benefit any age rider and skill level. Digger Doug Gust’s riding schools are done in a relaxed atmosphere with the student getting the riding techniques needed for the race track. He will usually only have 4 to 6 riders in each class so there is more one on one time. Doug will start out by showing the students the basic maintenance needed on the machine before each ride/race. He goes over the proper stretches to be done before riding and the basic in diet and nutrition. He walks the track to show the students different things to look for like finding the best lines to the best way to get through a rough area. Once the students are geared up and ready to ride he will watch the students run a few laps to get familiar with the track and to see the areas he feels the students need the most work.He will take the students to different areas on the track to work in all areas from The basics of riding Throttle Control Braking Cornering Whoops Jumps and body positioning StartsStudents need to bring their own bikes and make sure their bikes are in good running order prior to arrival. A $150.00 deposit is required with the balance due on arrival.