News from September 2008

Amanda’s blog has been hijacked!

Actually, Amanda is sleeping right now. In seat 4a. We are on a 30 hour trip back home to California after attending the 2008 Motocross of Nations. I wanted to take over her blog, and tell you about her recent week – I guess she deserves a little bit of sleep after literally working non-stop [...]

Team USA all the way! (Karen tell’s what it’s like to be part of Team USA!)

  Amanda talks to Karen from the AMA about what’s it was like to go thru the event and how she feels to end up on the winning team!  

Tim Ferry talking about the USA’s win at Motocross of Nations 08!

  Amanda talks to Timmy on his 1st place overall in the Open class, and in being part of Team USA’s MXON victory!

Team USA taking their photo on the podium of the 08 Motocross of Nations!

  The AmandaCam in action! For the 19th record breaking time, Team USA takes the win at the 2008 Red Bull MXON!

2008 Red Bull Motocross of Nations, Sunday

Sunday, September 28, 2008 It was the 62nd edition of the Red Bull Motocross of Nations, held at Donington Park in Great Britain. Team U.S.A won the event for a record 19th time today, taking home the coveted Chamberlain trophy! 1st place – USA – 26 points (James Stewart, Ryan Villopoto, Tim Ferry) 2nd place [...]

2008 Motocross of Nations, Saturday

Saturday, September 27, 2008 Action started up on the track today at Donington, with James Stewart and Ryan Villopoto of the heavily favored USA team winning their qualifying heats, and Kiwi Cody Cooper won the third heat. Tim Ferry did have a fall in his qualifying heat, finishing near 10th. But the real action starts [...]

2008 Motocross of Nations, Friday

Friday, September 26, 2008 Things started heating up today, with Friday being primarily the day to introduce all the teams to the press for this 62nd edition of ‘The Nations’. Below you’ll see some photos from the day, and video from part of the team press conferences. And watch as James Stewart ‘officially’ tells Amanda [...]

Is Superman at the Motocross of Nations?

  Amanda talks to Great Britain’s SuperFan!

Tarah Gieger at the 08 Motocross of Nations

  Amanda talks Tarah Gieger at the 2008 Motocross of Nations in England! She rode for Team Puerto Rico!

2008 Motocross of Nations, Thursday

Thursday, 25 September 2008 This year’s annual Motocross of Nations is being held at Donington Park, in England. The Motocross of Nations, always the biggest and most prestigious motocross event of the year, has become ever bigger as the sport grows worldwide at levels never seen before. Below, check out some video of who Amanda [...]