News from July 2009

Tony Hawk Joins ESPN’s X Games 15

Skateboard Legend & Action Sports Icon to team with Masekela as Skateboard Analyst Former X Games champion and legendary skateboarder, Tony Hawk, is returning to the X Games to join the telecast team as the skateboard analyst for all five skateboard events: Big Air, Vert, Park, Street and the first ever Big Air Rail Jam. [...]

Round 7 – AMA Motocross Series – Millville MN – July 18, 2009

Chad Reed wins AMA 450 Motocross in Millville! Extends series points lead! Ryan Dungey sweeps both motos in 250 MX on ‘home’ track! Video News Release added July 19th! 450 Results 1. Chad Reed 2/1 SUZ 2. Ivan Tedesco 5/2 HON 3. Michael Byrne 3/4 SUZ 4. Josh Grant 1/10 YAM 5. Andrew Short 6/5 [...]

Alpinestars Tech 10 Boots

First, let’s show you what Alpinestars says about the boots: Inner Ankle Brace System: Several key objectives for the development team working on the Tech 10 became apparent. The first was to improve the performance of the boot’s safety structure. Existing Alpinestars boots have ankle protection and support built inside their construction. To improve on [...]

Texas! Look out! Supercross Champion James Stewart is coming your way! (James Stewart Ride Day – July 25th!)

If you live in or near North Texas and have wanted to spin laps at your local motocross track with one of the greatest riders the sport has ever known, here’s your chance! James Stewart Entertainment and Red Bull are bringing you unprecedented access to the 2009 AMA Supercross Champion, James Stewart, on Saturday, July [...]

UPDATED July 16! AMA Motocross Preview: Millville MN, as the season’s second half ready to rock!

UPDATED July 16! As the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross series reaches the half way point, the championship fights are far from being decided as parity rules amongst both the 450 and 250 classes. The second half of the season kicks-off this Saturday with the Honda Motocross National from Spring Creek MX in Millville, Minn. [...]

James Stewart to race Genoa, Italy, Supercross, on November 28th

James Stewart will participate the 2009 Genoa Supercross (Italy) on November 28th for this race he will ride his bike, the new YZF 2010, which will be sent directly from the American house of his Team L&M. To read the rest of this article, you’ll want to visit Fullnoise Australia http://www.fullnoise.com.au/news/index.cfm?fuseaction=display_full&news_id=5694To see James Stewart’s Rider [...]

Motocross sensation Ashley Fiolek to headline opening ceremonies at fifth AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference, presented by Harley Davidson and Buell

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to announce that motocross racing phenom Ashley Fiolek will speak at the Aug. 19 Opening Ceremony of the fifth AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference, presented by Harley Davidson and Buell, in Keystone, Colo. The fact that Fiolek is deaf has never hampered her performance on the motocross [...]

Former MX1 World Motocross Champion Steve Ramon set to come back to racing at Belgian Grand Prix in Lommel, first weekend in August! (Interview as well)

Teka Suzuki World MX1 will very soon be back to full strength as Steve Ramon has made a positive recovery from the C7 neck fracture he sustained in a race crash during the Grand Prix of Benelux in April. The 2007 MX1 Motocross World Champion underwent a final scan last week that confirmed the injury [...]

Thumpa Report: ’09 Outdoor Motocross Mid-Season

Okay, so I’m finally back. Normally I do a Grand Finale report when the Supercross season ends, but quite frankly, I just lost all motivation after the Chisholm incident. At the final round in Vegas, Chad did what he had to do – as did Bubba – but it was all for naught after the [...]

Space-Time Research announced today the delivery of their SuperSTAR software to Lockheed Martin for use in the Decennial Response Integration System (DRIS) for the U.S. 2010 Census, which includes SuperSTARS SuperCROSS application

Washington DC, July 15, 2009 — Space-Time Research announced today the delivery of their SuperSTAR software to Lockheed Martin for use in the Decennial Response Integration System (DRIS) for the U.S. 2010 Census, which includes SuperSTARS SuperCROSS application. DRIS will ensure that the data collection of the nation’s 300 million growing and changing population will [...]