Catching Up With John “Throttle” Mitcheff

John Mitcheff is one of the nicest guys in the pits, and in 2010 he has a new home at Valli Motorsports Yamaha. Most recently, he spun wrenches for Christian Craig, but before that he helped guide Ryan Villopoto to several championships, first at Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki, then at the factory Monster Energy squad. At Valli, “Throttle” is paired up with Kyle Regal, but has been an integral part of pulling the entire squad together in time for Anaheim 1. We sat down with John for a chat at the Anaheim 1 press day…