MuddyWatersMX.net

An unconventional look at the world of moto

MuddyWatersMX.net header image 4

Entries from March 30th, 2009

US House votes to ban Americans from public lands

March 30th, 2009 · Comments Off on US House votes to ban Americans from public lands · Politics of Riding

The US House of Representatives unceremoniously approved H.R. 146: Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Protection Act last week. The eco-Nazi’s are ecstatic at all the new places they can put up “Do Not Enter” and “Keep Out” signs on 2.1 million acres of American public land. Preserved for their use and their use […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ··

Youthstream announce new 125cc Euro Championship in 2010

March 30th, 2009 · Comments Off on Youthstream announce new 125cc Euro Championship in 2010 · Racing, Two-Stroke

The European embrace of lightweight, lower-cost two-strokes for motocross continues with this formal announcement of a 125cc European Championship that will run in concert with the FIM MX1/MX2 Championships in 2010. According to the release, Youthstream President Giuseppe Luongo says the new series is designed to help young riders and their families reduce costs. It […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ··

Final vote on Omnibus Lands bill tomorrow

March 24th, 2009 · Comments Off on Final vote on Omnibus Lands bill tomorrow · Politics of Riding

As noted in the post below, the Senate is holding the final vote on H.R. 146: Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Protection Act, the vehicle used to sneak in the Omnibus Lands Bill of 2009 as a 1,300-page amendment, tomorrow. This bill is very likely to pass, and summarily lock up 2.1 million […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ···

Senate votes to proceed with sneaky lands bill

March 17th, 2009 · Comments Off on Senate votes to proceed with sneaky lands bill · Politics of Riding

Yesterday the U.S. Senate voted to proceed with a back-door, sneak attack to lock up more than 2.1 million acres of Public Lands making it illegal for responsible Americans to use them. The vote was 73 Yeas, 21 Nays. The vote was actually a vote on cloture – a way to see if the Senate […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ··

SPEED TV launches new AMA Pro Racing show

March 14th, 2009 · Comments Off on SPEED TV launches new AMA Pro Racing show · Events, Racing

SPEED has announced a new, weekly TV show featuring AMA Pro racing beginning March 21 at 10:00 or 11:00 pm ET. The show is primarily road racing. It will feature flag-to-flag coverage of AMA Pro Racing’s American Superbike and Daytona Sportbike, coverage of other road racing classes, and highlights of other AMA Pro disciplines. Supercross […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·

Daytona SX definitely the best of the year

March 7th, 2009 · Comments Off on Daytona SX definitely the best of the year · Events, Racing, Reviews

I’ll go out on a limb here and predict that Daytona is and will be the best SX race of the year. Mostly for all the reasons that make it the least Supercross-like of all the races — longer track, no 180-degree bowl turns, multiple soil types, varied obstacles, really rough. What a wild get-off […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·