(Desert Center, CA) Richard “Cowboy” Stampp has taken on the role of the Chuckwalla Valley Motorcycle Association [CVMA] Operations Director. Stampp has a long history with CVMA and has worked alongside Race Director Jay Tanner as the Assistant Race Director since 2012. He has also gained valuable experience working with Yamaha Champions Riding School (YCRS), Yamaha’s Street bike Demo Program, and MotoAmerica on their technical staff for various rounds. Cowboy also coaches with the Racers Edge Training program. Stampp is well-known and very well-respected in the road racing community in the Southwest.
“CVMA is the premier winter destination for road racers and we want their experience to be exceptional. Cowboy’s longtime commitment to the organization, his military logistics background, and his on-track experience make him the perfect fit to take us to the next level,” said Race Director Jay Tanner
Chuckwalla Valley Raceway has tapped David Waugh as General Manager. Waugh, a Motorsports industry veteran, has turned many laps around Chuckwalla on his ZX-10, managed many successful motorcycle dealerships, aftermarket parts brands, and even co-founded Poway Powersports. Dave brings his experience and a passion for excellence that inspires those around him to never settle for less.
CVMA is happy to announce a new race sponsor! Ryder Gear LLC. Ryder Gear is officially sponsoring the Supersport Open class at CVMA for the 2022/23 Season. In addition, they will be offering contingency. For the 2022/23 CVMA race season, Ryder Gear will pay $100 to any rider in any CVMA class that podiums wearing a Ryder Gear suit with a Ryder Gear sticker on their bike. The race must have at least 6 starters and the rider must submit a photo to be eligible. Contact Ryder Gear for more information.
Founded in 2018, Ryder Gear is a CE-II AAA Tested & Certified (Milan, Italy), Veteran Owned & Operated, Made-To-Order moto gear company based in San Diego, CA. Ryder Gear specializes in standard & custom design, standard & custom fit. Everything on a Ryder Gear suit is customizable… everything. Air Bag Compatibility is available. Lead time 6-8 weeks. Rush production is available.
They are offering trackside, racer, military, and first responder discounts. Deposits on suits trackside get the full discount. Measurements taken by owner Tony Bracalente are 100% guaranteed to fit. Video chat fittings are available. www.Ryder-Gear.com. Instagram: @rydergear. Facebook: @rydergearllc. Tiktok: @rydergear.
“It’s great to have Ryder Gear come on board. In addition to the big payouts for our shootouts, it’s good to add sponsors for our other classes,” said Richard Stampp, CVMA Operations Director “CVMA was founded with the concept of being ‘For Racers. By Racers.’ and I take that very seriously. It is the mantra that drives our decisions as we strive to provide the fairest, safest, and best racing experience for amateur, expert, and professional riders to race over the winter.”
Round 2 of CVMA is coming at the end of October on the 29th and 30th. Registration is currently open and can be accessed through the club’s website at cvmaracing.com.
About Chuckwalla Valley Motorcycle Association
CVMA was founded in 2011 and offers two full days of racing every event weekend with a wide variety of classes. Qualifying times are recorded for race grid position in all classes (amateur & expert).
CVMA also offers free reciprocity racing to encourage riders from other clubs to come out and compete. Learn more or sign up with CVMA via www.CVMAracing.com or follow us on social media @cvmaracing