Jeremy Martin to Miss Remaining Supercross Season Due to Injury

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The Muc-Off/FXR/ClubMX Yamaha team has made the decision to withdraw Jeremy Martin from the remainder of the 2024 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship due to complications arising from a crash during the 250SX East Region Championship opener in Detroit, Michigan.

Martin sustained a hard crash during his heat race, which also forced him to miss the subsequent Arlington SX round. Despite returning at the Daytona SX and achieving a 12th-place finish, Martin’s performance has been affected, with fifth and seventh-place finishes in the Birmingham and Indianapolis SX events, respectively. Currently, Martin sits in 14th place in the standings after the first five rounds.

Jeremy Martin
Jeremy Martin (Credits: MX Vice)

The decision to withdraw Martin from the remaining four rounds of the 250SX East Region Championship is primarily centered around prioritizing his health and well-being. Both Martin and the team have mutually agreed that competing while not at full capacity poses too great a risk. Martin expressed disappointment in having to make this decision but emphasized the importance of prioritizing his health and future.

Team owner Brandon Haas echoed Martin’s sentiments, acknowledging the difficulty of such decisions and emphasizing the importance of supporting Martin in his choice. Haas praised Martin’s contributions to the team, highlighting his role in its growth and describing him as one of the toughest competitors in the sport’s history.

Despite Martin’s withdrawal from the Supercross season, the press release does not confirm whether he will return for the Pro Motocross Championship, leaving his future uncertain. Martin’s impressive career statistics, including 87 podiums, 32 wins, and 2 championships, underscore his significance in the sport. His positive demeanor and open communication have made him an invaluable asset to his team.

While Jeremy Martin’s withdrawal from the remainder of the 2024 Supercross season is disappointing, it reflects a commitment to prioritizing his health and well-being. The decision highlights the importance of considering the long-term implications of competing while injured and emphasizes the supportive relationship between Martin and his team.


By Ritik

Ritik Katiyar is pursuing a post-graduate degree in Pharmaceutics. Currently, he lives in Srinagar, Uttarakhand, India. You can find him writing about all sorts of listicle topics. A pharmaceutical postgrad by day, and a content writer by night. You can write to him at [email protected]

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