News from January 2009

Playing in the Pits at Anaheim 1

Happy New Year!! I cant think of a better way to kick off a new year than heading to Supercross! For the past 9 years I have enjoyed shooting people and pits photos, I tend to not focus on the traditional rider photo, I enjoy capturing my own personal interest. This year I kind of [...]

Message to AMA Racing Amateur Motocross Competitors on MX Advancement

To: AMA Racing Amateur Motocross CompetitorsFrom: AMA RacingRe: Motocross Rider Classifications for 2009 SeasonAMA Racing, the pro-am and amateur competition arm of the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA), has announced that amateur competitor classifications for motocross have been established for the upcoming 2009 season. Amateur competitors have been advanced from C to B classification and from [...]

Monster Team Green Racer Sara Price Wins at WMA Cup

Canyon Lake, Calif., January 6, 2009 ­ Monster Kawasaki Team Green’s Sara Price returned from the WMA Cup held January 1 ­ 2 at Freestone County Raceway, Wortham, Texas with two more amateur wins Price, who turned 16-years-old just this past September, plans to finish out her amateur race career this Winter and to turn [...]

Patterson Kicks off New Year with a Win at the WMA Cup

Wortham, TX. (January 6, 2009) ­ Honda of Houston/Fox Racing¹s Jessica Patterson kicked off the New Year with a 1 ­ 1 sweep at the WMA Cup, held January 1st at the Freestone County Raceway, Wortham, Texas. New Year’s Day marked the first women¹s pro race of the 2009 season with a stand-alone event at [...]

Privateer’s we’re looking for you!

Every week the top riders of the sport get a ton of love from websites, message boards, magazines, television, fans, and more. Well, what about the guys who have to pull out theor own check book to race? The guys who have to train by themselves? The guys who put their blood, sweat and tears [...]

KTM’s Selvaraj Narayana receives 2009 Mickey Thompson Award of Excellence

KTM’s Selvaraj Narayana received the 2009 Mickey Thompson Award of Excellence during an intermission at the first AMA/FIM Supercross of the year, January 3rd, in Anaheim, California. Mickey Thompson himself was a visionary, having launched many successful endeavors and business ventures. He was also a Founding Father in the sport of supercross. Mickey’s passion and [...]

AMA hires Joe Bromley as Director of Racing

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Joe Bromley as the Director of Racing for the Association. Bromley, who was elected from the Northeast Region one year ago to the AMA Board of Directors, resigned his seat on the Board effective today, Jan. 5, to accept the position. As Director [...]

Supercross Television info for 2009 AMA/FIM Supercross Series

Courtesy Feld Motor SportsFeld Motor Sports has announced the 2009 Monster Energy® AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, original-airing television schedule on CBS Sports and SPEED. Coverage of the 2009 season began with the season preview show on Saturday, December 27 on CBS Sports. Like the 2008 season, each Monster Energy® Supercross race in 2009 [...]

Round 1 – AMA/FIM Supercross Series 2009 – Anaheim – January 3

Josh Grant takes opening victory in Supercross! Jake Weimer scores 250 West win! 450 Supercross Results 1. Josh Grant YAM 2. Andrew Short HON 3. Chad Reed SUZ 4. Tim Ferry KAW 5. Ryan Villopoto KAW 6. Ivan Tedesco HON 7. Heath Voss HON 8. Ben Coisy HON 9. Nick Wey YAM 10. Paul Carpenter [...]

Happy New Year! (And A1 Supercross Interviews!)

Hi Friends,   I wanted to wish you all a very Happy New Year! I hope you all had an amazing New Year’s Eve, and started the year off right!   Speaking of starting the year off right … the first supercross race of the season starts tomorrow in Anaheim! I can’t wait! I hope [...]