Q: Tell everyone a little about yourself, and when you started riding?
A: Hi my name is Jae Min Lee ! Everyone called Jae! Or Mr. Chow! I am 26years old!
When I was 10 my dad raced and traveled a lot so I traveled with him. I watched my dad and his friends hit the jumps so I wanted to start hitting jump. So dad decided to get me a PW50.
Q: I have noticed you have won some Championships, tell us a little about your accomplishments?
A: I was Korean Champion and then I want to go big stage for racing. So I was been racing in New Zealand race. I have been training, and racing in the United State, and my dream is to Race Pro in the United State.
Q: What is the biggest difference between your tracks at home and the tracks here in the United States?
A: America track is fun and tough. Also very rough! But I like that! My country track is all smooth and not many tracks, so I have make my own track to make it as rough as the tracks in the America. Keep training ruts and rough!! We are many bowl corner and also hard pack dirt! But America tracks are really good dirt and fun tracks! (Really rough ) I love it!
Q: I have noticed you’ve spent some time over here training and racing. What are your goals for 2018?
A: I am really lucky Tony Alessi helped me a lot to be able to ride in the USA. Really thankful for that! I can training over there and look some fast rider and learning a lot ! Always learning ! My goals is race supercross next years for try first !! It's my dream!
Q:Will you be racing outdoors this year in the States?
A: It was, but we decided to learn supercross for a few years and than ready to race supercross is my plan.
Q: We all want to know what is your favorite food while you’re here in the states?
A: Dude America food is real good. I like Mexican food, Panda Express, Factory Pizza a lot. I cant eat a lot of it and continue to train at a high level. (We will leave out his actual answer! hahaha....)
I would like the thank JAE for taking the time to answer some of my questions. If you would like to follow JAE on Social Media just simply click on the Instagram link below. Thank you for reading and I hope you enjoyed it!
Eric Doty, Owner: On the Road