Jessica Patterson is one of the most successful and decorated athletes to have swung a leg over a motocross bike. After winning more than 42 amateur championships, Patterson turned professional in 2000 and would go onto win seven Women’s Motocross (WMX) National Championships. She would go onto race ESPN’s X Games as well as several seasons of off-road in both GNCC and EnduroCross.
Patterson finally retired from full-time competition in 2015 and settled in South Carolina with her husband, Eddie Ray. Together they own and operate Travelers Rest Motorsports Park.