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Archives: Saddleback! The Mecca of Motocross (video)
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Saddleback Park Remains One of the Legendary Tracks in MX History. Suicide Mountain, the Matterhorn, the Magoo Double Jump, Banzai Hill, the Wedge – mention these to any motocross fan of the 1970s and early ‘80s and they’ll instantly know you’re talking about the iconic motocross track Saddleback Park. For the decades of the 1970s […]

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World GP Motocross: Strijbos and Anstie take first wins of the season at Lommel (video)
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The fourteenth round of the FIM Motocross World Championship wrote a story of drama and excitement as the brutal track conditions put the best of MXGP to the ultimate test at the Fiat Professional MXGP of Belgium, in Lommel, where Kevin Strijbos and Max Anstie topped the box for the first time this year. The […]

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Reed, Tomac & Barcia to Take on the World at MXGP of the Americas! Febvre Ready for Showdown!
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Chad Reed, Eli Tomac and Justin Barcia will battle at the Dirt Track in Charlotte, Sept. 2-3. This is a press release from Charlotte Motor Speedway… Concord, NC (July 19, 2016) – Chad Reed’s journey to motocross prominence has taken the 34-year-old star throughout the globe, but Reed will have a new stop on his […]

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Breakdown: The Young and the Reckless Webb vs Savatgy! What Happened! (video)
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Jason Thomas on how the Savatgy, Webb incident unfolded and what it means moving forward. Your browser does not support iframes. Cooper Webb and Joey Savatgy had a bit of a run-in on the first lap of Washougal’s second moto. Stuff like this happens in motocross. This was a bit more personal, though, and had […]

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Ben Adamson soars again and qualifies for Loretta Lynn’s (video)
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By David Richards He’s done it again. Byron motocross racer and Byron High School senior Ben Adamson has qualified for his fifth Amateur National Motocross Championships to be held Aug. 1 through Aug. 6 at historic Loretta Lynn’s Ranch in Tennessee. Adamson will be racing his 250 cc Yamaha dirt bike against the top 42 […]

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Brothers Alex and Jeremy Martin return to race on home motocross track Spring Creek!
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Alex and Jeremy Martin are in the top five overall, separated by just a few points as they head into this weekend’s La Crescent Wine & Spirit Spring Creek National in Millville. In a sibling rivalry between two brothers, there can be a symbolic moment when the younger of the two eclipses the older one — […]

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New Caney’s Kyle White competes for national spotlight in AMA National Motocross Championship
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New Caney’s Kyle White just made his dream come true. The 15-year-old dirt bike racer has qualified for the largest amateur motocross race in the world, the 35th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, presented by AMSOIL, to be held this August at the historic Loretta Lynn Ranch. White, took on over […]

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2016 Southwick Motocross Results | Tomac Gets His Revenge (video)
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For the first time in three years, Motocross returned to the most recognizable and historic sand tracks in the US – Southwick, located in Massachusetts. Your browser does not support iframes. Eli Tomac is back! Over a year since his devastating shoulder injuries Tomac finally returned to the top of national motocross with dominating 1-1 […]

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What Really Happened at RedBud National Motocross 2016 | Tomac gets smoked by Roczen!
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Redbud marks not only the Fourth of July weekend but also the midpoint in the 2016 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Series, and half way through the season the 450 class continues to be the RCH Soaring Eagle/Jimmy John’s/Suzuki Factory Racing Ken Roczen racing clinic, while in the 250 class the point battle gets more […]

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Arnaud Tonus | Overcoming Adversity (video)
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We caught up with Arnaud Tonus at Milestone MX to get his take on American outdoor racetracks and to hear of his plans for the remainder of the series. After missing the last five rounds of the 2016 250 East Coast Supercross Championship due to a shoulder injury, Arnaud Tonus is back on the bike […]

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Ryan Villopoto Returns to Racing Motocross! Watch the GoPro Video!
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In a surprise move Ryan Villopoto decided to show up at a local motocross race in Bremerton Washington recently. He even made it more exciting by making a small mistake in the first turn allowing a handful of local riders to pass him. Needless to say Ryan quickly passed them back and took the win.

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Motocross: Alex Martin Gets First Career Win At Glen Helen National! (Video)
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Alex Martin is the new points leader in the 250MX class. Your browser does not support iframes. Alex Martin, the brother of defending 250MX Champion Jeremy Martin, captured his first career overall victory after seven years on the circuit. He didn’t get a moto win on the day at Glen Helen but his 2-2 was […]

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RYAN VILLOPOTO TO CHALLENGE CHAD REED DOWN-UNDER
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A sleeping giant awakens! Motocross fans miss Ryan Villopoto. The Monster Energy Kawasaki rider was a dominant racer and a key staple in the sport. Had he not retired he probably would have been challenging Ricky Carmichael for the most titles. The Four-time world and Supercross champion is confirmed to race in the Australian Supercross […]

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Germany’s Roczen making a name for himself in motocross
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BY JOHN MARSHALL AP Sports Writer Ken Roczen’s family drove their home around Europe just so he could race. The RV was old and even caught on fire during one road trip in Italy, but it did the job, taking them from their hometown in Germany to places like Bulgaria, Turkey, Spain, Portugal. Older footage […]

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