Wednesday, September 30, 2009
The US Open of Supercross has announced some changes to the 2009 event format under the guise of more action, better viewing and increased competition. The idea is to offer bonus points which can be earned through head-to-head racing and a mechanic’s challenge. Half of this gimmick seem legit, and the other a big load of poopy.Read Full Post
Tuesday, September 29, 2009
The Grand Sierra resort in Reno, Nevada was the site of another world record dirt bike jump when Ryan Capes launched 316 feet ramp-to-ramp on Sept. 26. Check out the video below from Ryan’s website and visit www.ryancapes.net for more info on the ridiculous jump.Read Full Post
Monday, September 28, 2009
The ultimate bench-racing topic - what if Ricky had stayed?Read Full Post
Saturday, September 26, 2009
It just takes a little vision... and a lot of work. All you garage monkeys, give me some tips.
Moving into a new house is a ton of work and pretty exciting, but there’s nothing I’m more stoked about than the garage.Read Full Post
Friday, September 25, 2009
The heavy, dark clouds, violent wind and biting rain are coming to the Oregon Coast, but on this day it was just me and the Can-Am DS 450.
Time is running slim for our good season of dune riding.Read Full Post
Thursday, September 24, 2009
Back when men were men, guys like Brad Lackey and Danny Chandler paved the way for current motocross racers with their iron will. Bikes were fast as hell with suspension and brakes that struggled to keep up, and track building wasn’t the science it is today. These guys and their cohorts put it all on the line for the love of racing. For some, like Danny, they paid a higher price than anyone would ask.Read Full Post
Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Henry is back on the bike! Is there anyone with more heart and determination?
You can’t not like Doug Henry. The guy is an inspiration and champion of motocross, supercross, supermoto and now disabled athletes.Read Full Post
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Kurt Caselli needed a win to get his spirits up again. Watch for the likeable Californian to get back on the radar in 2010.
For a while there, Kurt Caselli just couldn’t lose.Read Full Post
Monday, September 21, 2009
How many rain suits have been patched, motorcycle luggage repaired and airboxes sealed with this stuff?
We spend a lot of time and effort on comparison testing.Read Full Post
Friday, September 18, 2009
(left to right: Mike Alessi, Ryan Villopoto, Josh Grant) With these three men out, Team USA is left in the hands of a unique Motocross of Nations squad.Read Full Post
Tuesday, September 15, 2009
This is my future.
I’ve been fortunate to not have suffered any serious bone breaks in my life, but at the same time, there’s something reassuring and, dare I say, nice, in knowing exactly what you’re dealing with.Read Full Post