Marvin Musquin

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Marvin Musquin Bio

Hometown: La Réole, France

Current Residence: Clermont, FL

Birth Date: December 30, 1989 (age 28 in 2017)

 

Team Name: Red Bull KTM Factory Racing

  • Manufacturer – KTM
  • Team Manager – Roger DeCoster
  • Mechanic – Frank Latham

 

Turned Pro: 2008 in Europe / Made U.S. debut in 2011

Best Career Season Result: 3rd place in 2017

2017 Season Result: 3rd

 

Racing Accolades:

  • 2016 Monster Energy Supercross Rookie of the Year
  • 2 career Monster Energy Supercross wins (450SX Class – 2017)
  • 2015 250SX Eastern Regional Champion
  • 10 career 250SX Class wins
  • 2-time World Motocross Champion (MX2 Division; 2009 & 2010)
  • 2015 Motocross of Nations Champion with Team France

Lifestyle and General Interest Profile:

  • Trains alongside teammate Ryan Dungey under the mentorship of legendary motocross trainer Aldon Baker
  • Races with even more motivation than ever now following a tragic accident with his brother, Mika, who is paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair
  • Made the move to the U.S. from France with his wife, Mathilde, and they made the full-time move to Florida in 2017

2017 Season Recap:

Musquin came into 2017 as a podium threat following an impressive 2016 season of premier class competition in which he earned rookie of the year honors. This year, the Frenchman earned his first 450SX class wins at the Arlington and Seattle rounds and 8 additional podiums over 17 races for a career best 3rd place finish. Musquin is the only French rider currently competing in the 450SX class and is paving the way toward becoming the most successful French rider to ever race Monster Energy Supercross.