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As a long-time member of the motorcycle roadracing community, Rising Sun Cycles is proud to give back to the sport by helping some great racers. Some are young and upcoming racers that have a bright future in the sport. And others are more seasoned veterans and great ambassadors of the sport, both on and off the track. We love to be associated with all of these quality racers!

2022 Sponsored Racers:

Eli Banish (#33)

Eli Banish is a 13-year-old motorcycle road racer with 7 years of racing experience under his belt. He is passionate and driven, with a goal of becoming MotoGP World Champion. Eli is an Honor Roll student in the top portion of his class. He started racing flat track where he flourished and in 2017, he won the AMA Dirt Track Grand Nationals in the 50cc Modified class. When Eli transitioned to road racing, he propelled forward and was awarded AMA Youth Road Racer of the Year in 2019.

For 2022 season, he is focused on tackling the multiple race series on his Honda NSF250R Moto3 powered by Rising Sun Cycles. Eli will also train and race internationally as allowed by border regulations in 2022.

Julian 'Juju' Correa (#40)

Julian "Juju" Correa is 13yr old motorcycle road racer from Jupiter, Fl, USA. Juju is 1 of only 5 junior riders who have competed internationally in 2021 representing the United States and 1 of 2 who made their debut in the highly competitive British Talent Cup.

In 2021 Julian entered on his personal journey along the “Road To MotoGP" by competing in four rounds of the British Talent Cup finishing inside the top 15 in each appearance; best finish being 10th. His ability to adapt to new tracks and in a new high-level environment proves he has the potential to become highly successful and possibly follow his mentor Sean Dylan Kelly's footsteps into the Redbull Rookies Cup in the future.

His successful debut in the BTC resulted in an offer from the team, which happen to support the 2021 British Talent Cup Champion, for 2022.

Solly Mervis (#25)