News from December 2010

2011 MiniMotoSX Ticket and Room Packages Now Available

The 8th annual event will again kick off AMA Supercross Finals weekend in Vegas! For the eighth consecutive year now, the GEICO AMA MiniMotoSX presented by Monster Energy will kick off the AMA Supercross finals weekend in Vegas with action packed racing culminating in the ten separate main events on Friday, May 6th. Entries are [...]

My MX history.

Let me tell you having a hobby or passion such as MX sure comes with some pain. I’m not talking the normal physical pain you feel when you case a double. I’m talking the psychological pain of having a family that does not share your enthusiam about the sport.  I rode dirt bikes and ATVs while [...]

Smith Optics Becomes Official Eyewear of the AMA Arenacross Series

Feld Motor Sports announced today that Smith Optics, based in Ketchum, Idaho, signed a multi-year agreement to be the official and exclusive eyewear of the AMA Arenacross Series, which begins January 8, 2011 at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla. The agreement marks Smith’s first partnership with the AMA Arenacross Series. The company has been [...]

2011 Honda Contingency Program

American Honda is pleased to announce an exciting new round of industry-leading race contingency for 2011. For the upcoming racing season, the Red Rider Rewards program is doubling the number of events eligible for payouts. This gives Honda customers an opportunity to win money at over 700 race events. Winnings will be issued through the [...]

AMA announces California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger as 2010 AMA Motorcyclist of the Year

The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) announced today its AMA Motorcyclist of the Year. Awarded annually, the AMA Motorcyclist of the Year designation recognizes the person(s) who has had the most profound impact on the world of motorcycling, for better or worse, in the previous 12 months. For 2010, that distinction belongs to outgoing California Gov. [...]

Dunlop Riders Top 2010 Mini Olympics, Justin Bogle wins prestigious Dunlop Silver Tire Award

Dunlop extends its congratulations to Team Dunlop’s 2010 Mini Olympic National Champions Dakota Alix, Jordan Bailey, Chase Bell, Jace Owen, Chase Sexton, Jordon Smith and Mark Worth. At the 39th Annual Mini Olympics held at Gatorback Cycle Park in Florida, these Team Dunlop riders won 15 national championships over the six days of competition–six Supercross [...]

2011 AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn Ranch Regional Championship Schedule Announced

MXSports, producers of the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn Ranch, announce today the 2011 Regional Championship MX Schedule. The Regional MX Championships serve as the final races to seed riders into the National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn Ranch, and only riders who finish in a qualifying position at a regional event [...]

Smith Optics Signs On as the Official and Exclusive Eyewear of the Monster Energy Supercross Championship

A worldwide leader in technically advanced and authentically styled eyewear, Smith Optics Inc., based in Ketchum, Idaho, will be partnering with Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, for the 2011 season as the official and exclusive eyewear of the championship. The multi-year agreement marks Smith’s first partnership with Monster Energy Supercross. Since 1965, [...]

A Day in The Dirt video, MotoCandy version

The 13th annual A Day in the Dirt Motocross Grand Prix, created by Kenny Alexander and Jimmy Roberts was held Thanksgiving weekend at Pala Raceway. If you’ve never been, you need to come out and race it! From kids to women to top pros and all ages – it’s fun! And where else can you [...]

2010 Yamaha Pro/Am State Championships and SoCal Old Timers MX Club Racing This Weekend at Glen Helen Raceway

It’s going to be another exciting weekend of racing out at Glen Helen Raceway, with two-day action from both the long-time running Yamaha Pro/Am California State Championships and the SoCal Old Timers MX Club Racing. The 17th running of the Yamaha Pro/Am California State Championships are split into a two-day format. Racing gets underway on [...]