Tommy Clowers

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Tommy Clowers
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Full nameTommy Clowers
Nickname(s)Tom Cat
Born (1972-09-02) September 2, 1972 (age 47)
San Diego, USA
Sport Freestyle Motocross
Event(s)Big Air, Step Up

Tommy Clowers is a professional FMX (Freestyle Motocross) rider born September 2, 1972 in San Diego, California. He currently lives in Ramona, California.

At the 2000 X Games (X Games VI), on the 18th of August at San Francisco, California, USA, Tommy Clowers achieved the highest jump in Moto X Step Up, 10.67 m (39 ft).

He was undefeated in Moto X Step Up for three years in a row before FMX rider Matt Buyten defeated him at X Games IX (2003). Tommy Clowers has 8 X Games medals overall (6 in XG, 2 in WXG)

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