Official Honda Team Bio: Cole Seeley

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    This release contains: 1 Related Document, 1 PhotoCole Seely's road to a successful racing career and a ride with the factory Honda team was a little unconventional compared to most of his competition. Seely was never an amateur standout and even quit racing for a brief period at age 16, but his passion for racing brought him back. His pure talent and his background as an amateur BMX racer prepared him well for when he turned pro in 2009 and signed with the Troy Lee Designs Honda team for the following season.

    In 2011, Seely tallied a pair of supercross victories, both in the 250 West class. He added another win to his belt the following year and also put in four supercross appearances as a substitute rider aboard the injured Trey Canard’s CRF450R. Seely had another successful 250SX campaign in 2013, riding to third place in the series points standings.
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    The 2014 season is when the Californian came into his own, notching a pair of 250SX West wins and challenging for the class title up until the final round, before eventually settling for second. In addition, while subbing for the factory Honda team at three supercross rounds, Seely scored a podium finish in the premier 450 class, finishing second at Indianapolis. For 2015, he is teamed with Trey Canard on Honda's factory team.

    Date of Birth: March 10, 1990 (24 years old)
    Birthplace: West Lake Village, CA
    Residence: Newbury Park, CA
    Height: 5'10"
    Weight: 155 lbs.
    Racing Number: 14
    Motorcycle: Honda CRF450R

    Source: Honda World News