The 15 lap main event fired out of the gate, and once again Sipes was high up in the field, as well as Audette after the first turn sitting in 2nd and 3rd. Unfortunately, at the end of lap one, Gannon went down to the ground, setting the scenario for him to charge from 20th . Upfront, by the end of lap one Sipes had secured 2nd and was applying heavy pressure to the leader. Once laps started being logged, it was easy to see how strong Ryan was, and on the eighth lap the leader succumbed to the heat and crashed, handing 1st to a man on a mission. Now the leader, Sipes' confidence kicked in, and he bolted taking the technical track and making it look easy. Meanwhile, after remounting with a big feat ahead of him, since Gannon was a great length behind the main field in the early stages of the race. He very methodically and quickly, by the halfway mark used the combination of those two things stated, enabling him to capitalize on other competitor's mistakes. Lap eight saw the Yamaha pilot takeover 15th, and then on the very next lap he made a clean pass into 13th. At this point Sipes showed strength by finding his lines and breaking away to a good couple second lead. With three laps remaining, Audette was still on the charge and had made it to 12th. Never settling, the rookie prodigy leaped up to 11th in the closing stages of the race and went on to finish there. Back to Sipes, who took his DNA Shred Stix Yamaha 250F through its paces in the closing laps. Still riding solid as if he was a multi time winner, Ryan blocked out some last lap attempts at passing him, and successfully etched his name in the record books as a Supercross winner!
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