The kickoff for the 2019 USA BMX Pro Series season took place on one of the most famous tracks in USA BMX’s longed history, Black Mountain BMX in Phoenix, AZ. And once again, when the gate slammed the deck, Joris was the fastest pro in the Elite mens main event on the Black Mountain track, chalking up another win, making it a perfect weekend for him aboard his Chase ACT 1.0 Carbon Fiber race bike!
He made USA BMX History, Joris Daudet won his 3rd #1 Elite Mens title in just 4 years. Joris had an incredible season, capping it off by wining both the Friday Race of Champions Main event in Tulsa, and then also winning the USA BMX Grand Nationals Elite Mens main event! Joris caps off his most successful season on the USA BMX Pro Tour, just ahead of teammate Connor Fields, who wrapped up the year as the #2 overall Elite Mens Pro.
For the last Pro Series event of 2018 before the USA BMX Grands, in Willemstad at Global BMX, USA BMX held a Pro only national event in Curacao for 2 last chance for Elite riders to gain points. Joris Daudet wins both days! Connor finishes 2nd and 3rd. Joris looks to hold his lead and take his 3rd USA BMX #1 Pro title, but Corben and Connor are still mathematically in contention for the title.
Joris Daudet, currently hold the USA BMX Pro title lead and was looking to extend his points gap and Connor Fields has had an up and down season, with an injury early had all about put him out of repeating as the USA BMX Champion, but he finally has felt 100% over the past month and was looking for redemption in the highest category in BMX racing.
The 2018 UCI BMX World Cup tour traveled to 4 countries, for 8 rounds of Elite racing. The Chase pros have had a good season, with Joris Daudet having 4 podium finishes on the tour after the first 6 events and ranked 2nd overall in the World Cup series. Connor Fields had missed a few events due to injury, but was looking to end the World Cup series on a high note.