News from May 2011

Video Highlights: Round 2 AMA Motocross 2011 Texas

AMA National Motocross Series, Round 2 at “Freestone”. In the premier Motocross class, Chad Reed was the overall winner, scoring both moto wins on the number 22 Honda. In the 250 MX Lites class, Tyla Rattray, number 28, was the overall winner on his PC Kawasaki. There are two classes in AMA professional motocross: the [...]

World Record 100,000 Fans Make Red Bull X-Fighters Brasilia the Biggest FMX Competition Ever

Nate Adams of the United States pulled off the best tricks on Saturday to win the second stop of the 2011 Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour in Brasilia in front of the greatest crowd in FMX history. Robbie Maddison was defeated by Adams in the final showdown in the Brazilian capital city that was designed [...]

Motocandy Girl of the Month: Lindsey Johnson

The lastest Motocandy Girl of the month, as voted on by the fans of, is Lindsey Johnson. Lindsey was born and raised in Ft. Worth, Texas. Lindsey was also on the Teen Choice Awards in 2010. She submitted a picture to FOX TV and was picked out of 30,000 people! Lindsey said, “It was [...]

Team Rockstar Makita Suzuki Grabs a Top Five and a Top Ten at Freestone Motocross

WORTHAM, TX – Team Rockstar Makita Suzuki had a strong showing on their Yoshimura-equipped Suzuki RM-Z450s in the second round of the 2011 AMA Pro Motocross Championship at the Rockstar Energy Freestone National in Wortham, TX. Conditions were tough as usual in Texas, with high temperatures and humidity throughout the day, but the Suzuki riders [...]

JDR/J-Star/KTM Race Report – Freestone MX

JDR/J-Star/KTM rider Tye Simmonds earned 12th overall after turning in 13-12 moto results at the second round of the AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series at Freestone MX Park. Simmonds put together a mid-pack start in the first 450 moto rounding the first lap in 17th place. He was able to close the gap on a [...]

Andrew Short Earns Top Ten Finish at Freestone MX

Red Bull/KTM rider Andrew Short made a remarkable comeback after a first moto crash and a poor second moto start to finish 9th overall at his hometown race and the second AMA Pro Motocross Championship race of the season at Freestone Motocross Park. Short got off to a 10th place start in the first moto [...]

Win Free tickets to the “Nitro Circus Live” Show at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas

Courtesy of Red Bull and Global Action Sports, is giving away 10 pairs of tickets to the upcoming one-off “Nitro Circus Live” show at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, on Saturday June 4th, starring Travis Pastrana. To enter, all you have to do is become a fan of on Facebook and/or Twitter, [...]

GEICO Honda Team Survives Texas, Earns First Podium Finish of Outdoor Season

WORTHAM, Texas – The most brutal stop on the Lucas Oil AMA Motocross Championship tour lived up to its billing Saturday as the top riders in the world fought to survive 95 degree temperatures that scorched Freestone County Raceway. GEICO Honda rider Justin Barcia, just a few weeks removed from his Supercross Lites championship, led [...]

Marvin Musquin’s Hand Injury Update – Send Him a Get Well Message

From Marvin, Mathilde, and their website… The day started good in Wortham, Texas for the Freestone National Motocross. Marvin was awarded by his “Ricky Carmichael Hard Charger Award” from Hangtown MX during the riders meeting. Then, Marvin was sixth in first 250 MX Lites practice. In the second practice, Marvin was quickest. That put [...]

2011 AMA Motocross – Round 2 – Freestone MX

Round 2 of the AMA National Motocross Series in Texas! Australian born Chad Reed wins Motocross class – continues points lead. And South African born Tyla Rattray wins 250 MX Lites, Dean Wilson takes over points lead. Freestone County Raceway In the 250 timed practice, fastest qualifier was last week’s winner – Blake Baggett on [...]