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Terry Cordray of Village Creek MX Park

March 19th, 2012 · Comments Off on Terry Cordray of Village Creek MX Park · Industry, Profiles in Riding, Racing

Terry Cordray is a man on a mission – a mission to rebuild his business, to have one of the most successful motocross tracks in Texas, and to make it easier and safer for new riders and families to get into the world of motocross. Cordray is the owner/operator of Village Creek MX Park in […]

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Who’s hard-core? My Dad’s Moto Guzzi tombstone

August 5th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Profiles in Riding, Vintage

I went to a funeral today to pay my respect to the father of my friend, European Press Agency photographer Paul Buck. Paul and I have known each other since junior high school and back before either of us had a drivers license his dad Jim used to take us to the local motocross races. […]

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Public Service Announcement on spinal injury

May 15th, 2010 · Comments Off on Public Service Announcement on spinal injury · Fitness and Health, Profiles in Riding, Safety

Here’s the spinal cord injury Public Service Announcement that Steve Bauer posted on Facebook. Click here or click the image to view. It’s an MP4 (Quicktime) video file.

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Godspeed Danny Magoo Chandler – 1959-2010

May 5th, 2010 · Comments Off on Godspeed Danny Magoo Chandler – 1959-2010 · Profiles in Riding

American motocross hero Danny “Magoo” Chandler, age 50, passed away last night at his home in Yuba City, CA. Danny reportedly died from complications associated with his paralysis. I do not have much to say here, as I never met Danny nor saw him ride in person. I just know his legend from the magazines […]

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PulpMX – Matthes and Super Hunky podcast

April 22nd, 2010 · Comments Off on PulpMX – Matthes and Super Hunky podcast · Profiles in Riding

Steve Matthes interviewed Rick “Super Hunky” Sieman in the  Super Hunky podcast back in January. The history of Dirt Bike magazine, four-strokes, Sierra Club, and other stuff.

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Ryan Villopoto to be guest on Wind Tunnel with Dave Despain

April 9th, 2010 · Comments Off on Ryan Villopoto to be guest on Wind Tunnel with Dave Despain · Events, Profiles in Riding, Racing

Ryan Villopoto sent out a tweet earlier today saying he will be on Sunday’s (11APR2010) Wind Tunnel with Dave Despain for a live interview. I’m a big fan of Despain. Even though Wind Tunnel is 80% NASCAR, Despain does his best to get the moto guys on the show. As Dave said a couple of […]

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Torsten Hallman and Joel Robert

April 8th, 2010 · Comments Off on Torsten Hallman and Joel Robert · Profiles in Riding, Racing, Vintage

Someone posted this classic picture on FaceBook — Joel Robert and Torsten Hallman duking it out in the mid-’60s. I looked all over for it but can’t find the thread to save my life. My friend Rick from SoCal sent me the photo. I’m pretty sure it was either Vintage Factory or Classix50MX, both of […]

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Danny Macaskill: Incredible bicycle trials video

October 24th, 2009 · Comments Off on Danny Macaskill: Incredible bicycle trials video · Profiles in Riding

Update 06APR2010: The original location for this video faded into the ether somewhere down the line, so I found it posted somewhere else. I am still blown away every time I see this. The very best FMX riders have nothing on this guy. I can’t believe I didn’t post this when I first saw it […]

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Chad Reed featured in USAToday

July 17th, 2009 · Comments Off on Chad Reed featured in USAToday · Events, Profiles in Riding, Racing

USAToday article on Chad Reed and the 2009 AMA Lucas Oil Pro MX Nationals.

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Never Quit: Larry Brooks bails at 1990 LA Coliseum

July 17th, 2009 · Comments Off on Never Quit: Larry Brooks bails at 1990 LA Coliseum · Profiles in Riding, Racing

Video of San Manuel Yamaha team manager Larry Brooks and his famous “push it across the line” race in the LA Coliseum. Found via Motocross Action.

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