News from July 2011

ESPN X Games 17 Kick-Off Bash Benefitting The V Foundation for Cancer Research and STAPLES Center Foundation

Celebrities, X Games 17 Athletes and Media Rally in Support of Fifth-Annual Charity Event What:The V Foundation for Cancer Research and STAPLES Center Foundation will once again join forces to host the annual X Games 17 Kick-Off Bash. Guests at the fifth-annual charity event will be treated to exclusive VIP meet and greets with X [...]

ESPN X Games 17 Kick-Off Bash Benefitting The V Foundation for Cancer Research and STAPLES Center Foundation

Celebrities, X Games 17 Athletes and Media Rally in Support of Fifth-Annual Charity Event What:The V Foundation for Cancer Research and STAPLES Center Foundation will once again join forces to host the annual X Games 17 Kick-Off Bash. Guests at the fifth-annual charity event will be treated to exclusive VIP meet and greets with X [...]

Video Highlights: Round 7 AMA Motocross 2011 Millville MX – includes Chad Reed crash

Round 7 AMA Professional MX – Spring Creek MX in Miiiville! Plus, for your extra added viewing pleasure, you’ve got one of the crashes of the year …. decade …. century! But he’s still got the series points lead in the Motocross clas, and that’s Mr. Chad Reed! Hometown rider and 2010 defending Motocross Champion Ryan [...]

IN THE SADDLE: Words of Wisdom with Mitch Payton

For this month’s In the Saddle we sat down with AMA Hall of Famer Mitch Payton. The Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki team owner shares some of his thoughts and wisdom on racing. Whether it be through supporting Kawasaki Team Green’s successful amateur program or successfully leading his team to 26 AMA championships and over 200 race [...]

Troy Lee Designs / Lucas Oil / Honda Team Unlucky in Minnesota

Sometimes you just have bad weekends. It wasn’t for lack of trying but the TLD crew could not catch a break this weekend in the rain-soaked woods of southern Minnesota. The Spring Creek facility was a little wet to start the day and it took its toll on the team. ?Christian Craig, who has been [...]

Matrix Concepts Riders Sweep the Podium at Millville Outdoor National

Congratulations to Matrix Concepts’ Ryan Dungey from factory Rockstar Suzuki for taking the overall win. Factory Kawasaki Ryan Villopoto finished with a solid second place at Millville. Factory Honda Trey Canard is back on track and takes third on his first race back since his injury. We are also glad Matrix Concepts rider Chad Reed [...]

GEICO Honda’s Riders Make Most of Tough Afternoon at Spring Creek

MILLVILLE, Minn. – There wasn’t a podium finish for the GEICO Honda riders Saturday at the Spring Creek National, but that doesn’t mean the team’s riders didn’t put forth extra effort. Wil Hahn raced for just the second time this season and was the team’s top finisher. Hahn was seventh overall with finishes of ninth [...]

Mike Alessi and Andrew Short Finish Top Ten at Millville

Red Bull/KTM Factory riders Mike Alessi and Andrew Short finished inside the top ten at the seventh round of the AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series held at Spring Creek Raceway in Millville, MN. Alessi finished an impressive 4th overall while Short earned 8th overall for the day. Alessi earned a decent start in the moto [...]

Tye Simmonds Earns 12th at Millville Motocross

JDR/J-Star/KTM rider Tye Simmonds tied his career best 450 Motocross class finish at the seventh round of the AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series at Spring Creek MX Park when he finished 12th overall. Simmonds had a decent start in the first moto rounding the first corner in 11th place. Simmonds passed into 10th on lap [...]

FIM Women’s World Motocross 2011 – Round 6 – Slovenia

Stephanie Laier, the defending Women’s World MX Champion was victorious in the Slovenia Motocross Grand Prix, with a double moto sweep and extends her series points lead. She topped the podium from Chiara Fontanesi and Larissa Papenmeier – the same three at the top of the series point standings in 2011. Slovenia – Orehova Vas [...]