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Travis Mowery

Hometown

Newport News, VA

Birthday

February 20

Virginia native Travis Mowery joined Monster Jam in 2018 as driver of Zombie for Mente Motorsports. He is a second-generation monster truck driver, having spent his youth as a crew member of his father’s team. Mowery describes his driving style as “hard, aggressive and technical.” He joined Team Throttle Monster at the start of the 2022 season, having previously raced for his father-in-law Darren Migues.

about

  • What are some of your interests/hobbies/favorite pastimes?
    I like to spend my free time with family & friends, working in the shop building things, shooting and anything that goes fast!
  • Who are your role models?
    My grandfather Roger, Tyson Fury, Dustin Poirier, and Eminem.
  • Do you have any pre-show rituals you run through?
    I like to strap in a few minutes early, relax and calm the nerves, say a prayer, and get ready for an awesome event!
  • What’s something a lot of people don’t know about you?
    I am a second-generation driver and that I also compete against my wife.
  • What is your favorite memory on or off the racetrack?
    My favorite memory would be spending two weeks out on the road with my dad racing with him being my crew guy as I was for him when we raced when I was younger.
  • What is your most prized possession?
    My family.

life on the road

  • What is the best and worst thing about being on the road every weekend with Monster Jam?
    The best thing about traveling is all the great places you get to see along with the people you meet. The worst would be the mental and physical drain it has on the body.
  • While on tour, what is your favorite thing to do during your free time?
    Explore new places and try new food and things.
  • How do you keep fit?
    Eat healthy, stay active and good habits.
  • What item(s) can you not live without while traveling on the road with Monster Jam?
    A map or my phone. Technology makes life easier traveling!
  • What is your favorite city to travel to? Why?
    Cardiff, Wales, UK. A lot of unique places and things to do!
  • What countries have you visited with Monster Jam?
    Brazil, Sweden, Spain, Netherlands, Germany, UK, and Canada.

career

  • How did you get started competing in Monster Jam?
    I’ve been a fan for as far back as I can remember. I used to travel when I was younger with my dad and his monster truck and knew that’s what I wanted to do when I got older. Throughout the years I raced RC cars at the Diggers Dungeon with a lot of people involved in the industry while working with teams at shows, helping any way I could putting time in and I eventually worked my way to a driving position.
  • What is your favorite part about competing in Monster Jam?
    Seeing all the great people and fans!
  • How would you describe your driving style?
    Hard, Aggressive and Technical.
  • What advice would you give to kids who want to become a Monster Jam driver?
    Never give up on your dreams, don’t be afraid to put the work in and stay focused!
  • What is your greatest memory as a Monster Jam driver?
    Being a part of the Zombie nation during my 2018 rookie season competing in Stadium Championship 3 with many seasoned veterans finishing 8th out of 14.
  • Who in Monster Jam do you look up to for inspiration?
    Coty Saucier, Tom Meents, The Andersons.

fun facts

  • Do you have any nicknames?
    Trav, TMow, TPain.
  • What’s your favorite movie?
    Remember the Titans.
  • What’s your favorite television show?
    Deadliest Catch.
  • What’s your favorite color?
    Blue.
  • What’s your favorite thing to eat?
    Mexican.
  • What’s your favorite restaurant on the road?
    Any good Steakhouse.
  • How would your friends and family describe you?
    Happy, hardworking, honest guy.

STADIUM SERIES EAST

POINTS THROUGH February 25, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Tyler Menninga /
truck Grave Digger /
points 410
behind
Position 2
name Tristan England /
truck JCB DIGatron /
points 387
behind -23
Position 3
name Todd LeDuc /
truck Megalodon /
points 327
behind -83
Position 4
name Bryce Kenny /
truck Great Clips Mohawk Warrior /
points 325
behind -85
Position 5
name Tom Meents / Colton Eichelberger /
truck Max-D /
points 324
behind -86
Position 6
name John Gordon /
truck Bad Company /
points 296
behind -114
Position 7
name Cole Venard / Mike Pagliarulo /
truck Black Pearl /
points 246
behind -164
Position 8
name Ryan Disharoon /
truck Shaker /
points 209
behind -201
Position 9
name Jamey Garner /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 202
behind -208
Position 10
name Linsey Read / Charlie Pauken /
truck Lucas Stabilizer /
points 201
behind -209
Position 11
name Matt Pagliarulo /
truck Jester /
points 162
behind -248
Position 12
name Mike Pagliarulo / Nick Pagliarulo /
truck Kraken /
points 119
behind -291

STADIUM SERIES WEST

POINTS THROUGH February 25, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Ryan Anderson /
truck Son-uva Digger /
points 438
behind -0
Position 2
name Adam Anderson /
truck Grave Digger /
points 396
behind -42
Position 3
name Camden Murphy /
truck Bakugan Dragonoid /
points 367
behind -71
Position 4
name Bari Musawwir /
truck Zombie /
points 333
behind -105
Position 5
name Cory Rummell /
truck Megalodon /
points 321
behind -117
Position 6
name Colt Stephens /
truck ThunderROARus /
points 308
behind -130
Position 7
name David Olfert /
truck Velociraptor / Rod Ryan Show /
points 260
behind -178
Position 8
name Joe Foley /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 245
behind -193
Position 9
name Chris Koehler /
truck Monster Mutt / Northern Nightmare /
points 238
behind -200
Position 10
name Kayla Blood /
truck Soldier Fortune /
points 227
behind -211
Position 11
name Mike Christensen /
truck Vendetta /
points 160
behind -278
Position 12
name Jim Koehler /
truck Avenger /
points 156
behind -282

ARENA SERIES CENTRAL

Weston Anderson in Grave Digger

POINTS THROUGH February 18, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Weston Anderson /
truck Grave Digger /
points 711
behind
Position 2
name Fernando Martinez /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 532
behind -179
Position 3
name Brianna Mahon /
truck Scooby-Doo /
points 500
behind -211
Position 4
name Brandan Tulachka /
truck Just Get Er Done /
points 487
behind -224
Position 5
name Jamie Sullivan / Joe Dennis /
truck Monster Mutt Dalmatian /
points 430
behind -281
Position 6
name Alex Bardin /
truck Stone Crusher /
points 311
behind -400
Position 7
name Mikayla Tulachka /
truck Megalodon /
points 305
behind -406
Position 8
name Frank Krmel /
truck Zombie /
points 240
behind -471

ARENA SERIES EAST

Krysten Anderson in Grave Digger

POINTS THROUGH February 25, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Krysten Anderson /
truck Grave Digger /
points 649
behind
Position 2
name Armando Castro /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 630
behind -19
Position 3
name Zack Garner /
truck Wild Side /
points 553
behind -96
Position 4
name Coty Saucier / Chelsea Vancleave /
truck Dragon /
points 550
behind -99
Position 5
name Chad Tingler /
truck Over Bored /
points 383
behind -266
Position 6
name Mark Hall /
truck Raminator /
points 357
behind -292
Position 7
name Angelina Nock /
truck Megalodon /
points 339
behind -310
Position 8
name Kurt Kraehmer /
truck Rammunition /
points 212
behind -437

ARENA SERIES WEST

Brandon Vinson in Grave Digger

POINTS THROUGH February 25, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Brandon Vinson / Matt Cody /
truck Grave Digger /
points 770
behind
Position 2
name Tony Ochs /
truck ThunderROARus /
points 668
behind -102
Position 3
name Dalton Widner /
truck Jurassic Attack /
points 638
behind -132
Position 4
name MJ Solorio /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 516
behind -254
Position 5
name Ashley Sanford / Loghan Ashline /
truck Megalodon /
points 474
behind -296
Position 6
name James Calhoun / Joe Urie /
truck Earth Shaker /
points 379
behind -391
Position 7
name Berto Treviño /
truck Monster Mutt Rottweiler /
points 375
behind -395
Position 8
name Devin Winfield / Jeff Souza /
truck Velociraptor /
points 309
behind -461