The BLUE Buffalo / Slater Skins / Yamaha / Herrera Ranch Team has brought on top 5 hopeful, Michael Leib, as their heavy hitter in the 2016 AMA 250 West Coast Supercross Series. Since breaking his right leg at the Oakland Supercross this year, Leib has been on a mission to take his CanvasMX gear company to the next level and get back to top form for A1 2016. Both Michael Leib and Broc Schmelyun will be wearing custom CanvasMX gear while Benny Bloss will continue to wear Fly for ‘16.
“I am beyond excited to be working with the entire Blue Buffalo, Slater Skins, Yamaha, Herrera Ranch team for 2016. Working along side with people like Larry Brooks and many other people behind the scenes making this thing come together is something I am looking forward to doing. It has been a long 2015 season, I am ready to get back to racing and put myself where I believe I deserve to be.“ - Michael Leib (Team Rider - BLUE Buffalo / Slater Skins / Yamaha / Herrera Ranch Team)
“I am very excited to have Michael on the Team, He has the ability to be a contender. I really like the fact that he has a business and marketing mind and sees the importance of branding logos. This makes him fit right in with us.” - John Slater (Team Owner - BLUE Buffalo / Slater Skins / Yamaha / Herrera Ranch Team
“I’m very happy with Michael Leib’s progress in the last few weeks. He’s adjusting well to the team and seems like the perfect fit.” - Larry Brooks (BLUE Buffalo / Slater Skins / Yamaha / Herrera Ranch Team Manager)