AmPro Yamaha bLU cRU Team
Pro Team Athletes:  Steward Baylor Jr. - XC1, Layne Michaels - XC1, Mike Witkowski - XC2, Rachel Archer - WXC
Amateur Team Athletes: Cooper Jones- 250A  & Ryder Sigety-85cc (12-13)
Team Owner: Randy Hawkins

Led by 7 time National Champion, 13-Time ISDE Gold Medalist and AMA Hall of Fame Member Randy Hawkins, AmPro’s goal is to create a platform of opportunity for talented young riders across the country and turn them into National Champions! The AmPro Yamaha Race Team is compiled of the world’s best and brightest off-road racers and Technicians that has stood the test of time, proving to be an elite force in the off-road racing industry.

Team Public Relations Manager: Brian Elliott
Lead Technician and Crew Chief: Cory MacDonald
Technicians: Lucas Statom, Dillon Bean and Chris Pena

TEAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2021 AMA National Enduro Champion- Steward Baylor Jr.
US Sprint Enduro Champion- Layne Michael
GNCC 85cc (12-13) Motorcycle National Champion-Ryder Sigety
GNCC WXC Motorcycle Runner-up- Rachel Archer
GNCC 4 Strokes Lites A Runner-up- Cooper Jones
2020 GNCC XC2 Motorcycle Runner-up- Mike Witkowski
GNCC WXC Motorcycle Runner-up-Rachel Archer
National Enduro Runner-up- Steward Baylor Jr.
GNCC 65cc (7-11) Motorcycle National Champion- Ryder Sigety
2017 GNCC XC2 Motorcycle National Championship-Josh Toth
GNCC XC1-UTV National Championship-Cody Miller
GNCC XC1 Motorcycle 3rd-Ricky Russell
2015 GNCC XC1 ATV National Championship-Walker Fowler
GNCC XC2 ATV National Championship-Cole Richardson
GNCC XC1 Motorcycle Runner-up- Grant Baylor
GNCC XC2 Motorcycle Runner-up- Ricky Russell
2014 OMA National Championship-Paul Whibley
GNCC XC2 ATV National Championship-Walker Fowler
2012 National Enduro Championship-Charlie Mullins
OMA National Championship-Paul Whibley
2011 OMA National Championship-Paul Whibley
2010 National Enduro Championship-Charlie Mullins
OMA National Championship-Paul Whibley
2007 National Hare Scramble Championship
2005 GNCC 250A National Championship-Charlie Mullins
GNCC Pro Runner-up- Barry Hawk Jr.
2004 National Enduro Championship-Randy Hawkins
National Hare Scramble Championship-Jason Raines
2003 GNCC XC1 National Championship-Barry Hawk Jr.
National Hare Scramble Championship-Jason Raines

Mission: To build champions!

www.amproyamaha.com

Rider Profile
Steward Baylor Jr., #514
Motorcycle Yamaha YZ450FX
Classes XC1
Date of Birth 6-27-1994
Hometown Hodges, SC
Marital Status Jade (Wife) & Steward Baylor lll (Son)
Height 6’
Weight 200
First Race Sumter, SC-1998
First Bike KTM 50
Year Turned Pro 2010
Favorite Track Sumter Enduro, Sumter, SC
Favorite Food Cajon Food
Favorite Music Country
Training Weights & Cycling
Hobbies Outdoors, Hunting and Fishing
Sponsors Am-Pro, Moose, FMF, Dunlop, bLU cRU, GYTR, Yamalube, Renthal, Cycra, DP Brake pads, Rekluse, Shoei, Sidi Boots, Factory Connection, DID Chain, IMS, Pro Filters, Anti-Gravity Batteries, TM Designs, Seat Concepts, Matrix, All Balls Racing, Sunex Tools, VP Fuels, G2, USWE Hydration, Unabiker, Works Connection, Ride Engineering, Fastway, XC Gear, Evans, and Squid Graphics
Major Accomplishment 2X ISDE World Team Champion
5X National Enduro Champion (2019,2018,2017 & 2012)
2017 Full Gas Sprint Enduro Champion
2011 GNCC XC2 Champion
Instagram @sbaylor5


Rider Profile
Layne Michael, #523
Motorcycle 2020 YZ450FX
Classes XC1 (Grand National Cross Country)
Date of Birth 11-23-1994
Hometown Fairmont, WV
Marital Status Married-Hunter
Height 5’11”
Weight 165
First Race Mountain Top, Paul Koontz Series
First Bike Honda Z50
Year Turned Pro 2014
Favorite Track Ironman, Indiana
Favorite Food Chipotle or Pasta
Favorite Music Punk Rock
Training Cycling & Swimming
Hobbies  
Sponsors Am-Pro, Moose, FMF, Dunlop, bLU cRU, GYTR, Yamalube, Renthal, Cycra, DP Brake pads, Rekluse, Shoei, Sidi Boots, Factory Connection, DID Chain, IMS, Pro Filters, Anti-Gravity Batteries, TM Designs, Seat Concepts, Matrix, All Balls Racing, Sunex Tools, VP Fuels, G2, USWE Hydration, Unabiker, Works Connection, Ride Engineering, Fastway, XC Gear, Evans, and Squid Graphics
Major Accomplishment ISDE World Team Champion
2021 US Sprint Enduro Champion
Instagram @Layne523
Twitter @Layne523


Rider Profile
Mike Witkowski, #282
Motorcycle Yamaha YZ250FX
Classes XC2
Date of Birth 4-30-98
Hometown North Liberty, IN
Marital Status Single
Height 5’8”
Weight 155
First Race Age 5, Local District 15
First Bike PW50
Year Turned Pro 16
Favorite Track Ironman GNCC
Favorite Food Mexican
Favorite Music New Alternative
Training Cycling, Running, Gym
Hobbies RC Cars
Sponsors Am-Pro, Moose, FMF, Dunlop, bLU cRU, GYTR, Yamalube, Renthal, Cycra, DP Brake pads, Rekluse, Shoei, Sidi Boots, Factory Connection, DID Chain, IMS, Pro Filters, Anti-Gravity Batteries, TM Designs, Seat Concepts, Matrix, All Balls Racing, Sunex Tools, VP Fuels, G2, USWE Hydration, Unabiker, Works Connection, Ride Engineering, Fastway, XC Gear, Evans, and Squid Graphics
Instagram @Mike_Witkowski
Twitter @MikeWitkowski28


Rider Profile
Rachel Archer #650
Motorcycle Yamaha Y2250FX
Classes WXC
Date of Birth 11-20-2001
Hometown Cambridge, New Zealand
Marital Status Single
Height 5’ 3”
Weight 135
First Race KR Cross Country
First Bike CRF50
Year Turned Pro 2019
Favorite Track Big Buck, Ironman & Snowshoe
Favorite Food Mom’s Home cooking
Favorite Music Rock, Pop and Modern Country
Training Riding, Running, Cycling and Swimming
Hobbies Hunting, Snow Boarding, Wake Boarding, Scuba Diving
Sponsors Am-Pro, Moose, FMF, Dunlop, bLU cRU, GYTR, Yamalube, Renthal, Cycra, DP Brake pads, Rekluse, Shoei, Sidi Boots, Factory Connection, DID Chain, IMS, Pro Filters, Anti-Gravity Batteries, TM Designs, Seat Concepts, Matrix, All Balls Racing, Sunex Tools, VP Fuels, G2, USWE Hydration, Unabiker, Works Connection, Ride Engineering, Fastway, XC Gear, Evans, and Squid Graphics
Instagram @rachel_archer650


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