Cypress California, August 11, 2008 –Yamaha Motor Corp. is pleased to announce that Factory Yamaha backed rider Broc Hepler will be returning to action at this weekends Spring Creek AMA National in Millville, Minnesota.
Slated to race the National series on a YZ450F, Broc was looking very impressive before injuring his elbow right before the season opener at Glen Helen.
“I was really disappointed that I got hurt, but I never really stopped training and have put a ton of miles on my bicycle in an effort to stay fit. I’m looking forward to Millville, I won the Lites class there in ’06 and hope to do well this weekend”, said an excited Broc Hepler.
“Everyone at Yamaha is really looking forward to seeing Broc back out on the track this weekend. It’s been a long year for him and I’d love to see him show everyone just what he’s capable of these last three races”, said Team Manager, Jim Perry.
Broc Hepler will be joining teammates Josh Hill and Sean Hamblin at the Spring Creek National.