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Jed Metcher

NameJed Metcher
NicknameU Betcha
Current age and Birthday29, 13/04/1990
Hometown/StateResearch VIC
FamilyHayley McDonald (Superstar)
Describe yourself in 10 wordsdetermined, controlled out of order
What is your worst habit?Overloading myself
What was your debut year in ASBK?2006
What bike/team did you ride for in 2019?Metcher Motorsport Suzuki GRX1000R
What bike/team/class are you competing in in 2020? Sponsors?Metcher Motosport Suzuki GRX100R – Valid Technology, EZ Print, Yss Suspension, Victorian State Home loans, Platinum Motorcycles
What does your training regime look like as you prepare for ASBK 2020?A juggling act between running a three rider team in ASBK, full-time refrigeration mechanic and keeping fit
Worst thing about training? What exercises do you hate?Stretching. Don’t have time
Are you a former Champion in any discipline.2011 Stk600 FIM World Champion
Have you ridden overseas? Yes. 2010 IDM Superbike, 2011 FIM STK600 WSBK, 2012 FIM Supersport World championship, 2013 IDM Supersport, 2014 ASBK Superbike select rounds, FIM STK1000 select rounds, 2015 WSBK Wildcard PI, British Superbike, 2016 IDM superbike
Are you planning to ride overseas in 2020?No
Fun or interesting fact about yourself? still have learners motorcycle licence, cut off big toe (saved it) with circular saw – should stick to motorbikes
What’s your favourite thing about ASBK?Being in a competitive atmosphere
Favourite ASBK track?Phillip Island GRand Prix Circuit
Who is going to be your strongest competition in 2020?Aidan Wagner, Mike Jones, Wayne Maxwell
What are your expectations for 2020?Top five at each round
What is the one thing you can’t do without on race weekend?Coffee
What song/musicgenre do you listen to or routine you do to get into the ‘zone’ before a race?I like to stay distracted, take the piss out of my crew
Do you ride in any other discipline and how does this help with your racing?MX, enduro flat track
Who is your sports Idol? and Why?I love all sports
What social media platforms do you use? Facebook: Jed Metcher, Jed Metcher Fan page, Metcher motorsport,
Instagram – @Jedmetcher @ MetcherMotorsport