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News from August 2011

Deft Family Nate Adams Success Continues

Nate Adams and DEFT Family’s successful 2011 season continues on building more momentum in only the brands second year as a company. After back to back Red Bull X-Fighter event wins, Nate Adams went into X Games 17 more prepared and confident than ever before, bringing home two gold medals in the Moto X Freestyle [...]

Matrix Concepts riders win 12 titles at the 2011 Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship

The AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship is the world’s largest and most prestigious amateur motocross racing program. This 6-day event was held at Loretta Lynn’s MX, which hit its 30th anniversary and assembled the best 42 riders in 34 classes, based on age, skill, and displacement. Matrix Concepts congratulates their amateur riders for taking 12 [...]

Rui Goncalves Earns Superb Podium in Loket

Rui Gonçalves has taken his first podium with the Honda World Motocross team at the Grand Prix of Czech Republic in Loket. The Portuguese went 3-3 on the day for a well deserved third place overall, putting behind him the disappointment of missing out on the rostrum last weekend in Lommel, Belgium. In the first [...]

Jake Nicholls Fast at Czech Grand Prix

British MX2 racer Jake Nicholls has enjoyed a solid weekend at the Czech GP, where despite the wet weather 21 000 fans turned out over the weekend to enjoy the intense racing action. After a delayed start to his race season through injury, Jake Nicholls has been gaining more and more speed at every GP, [...]

Team France announced for 2011 Motocross of Nations

The French Federation announced in Loket, at Czech Republic Grand Prix of Motocross, the selected team members of “Team France” for the MX of Nations, which is in France this coming September.The team that will race at the circuit in St. Jean d’Angely will be the same as two years ago in Italy, with Marvin [...]

Gautier Paulin Lucks Out in Loket

Being a past victor of the Czech GP in 2009, Gautier Paulin, came to Loket for the 12th round of the FIM MX World championship, determined to battle for  the win in front of over 20.000 spectators. The likable Frenchman was also confirmed on Saturday as the Open class rider to represent Team France, alongside [...]

2011 FIM World Motocross – Round 12 – Czech Republic

Round 12 of the FIM World Motocross Series in the Czech Republic – Belgian Clement Desalle scores MX 1 GP win. KTM’s MX 1 World Motocross Champion Tony Cairoli from Italy finishes second. The German wrecking crew that is Ken Roczen continued his march towards claiming his first world title, as Kenny won both motos [...]

FIM Women’s World Motocross 2011 – Round 7 – France

Steffi Laier wins 2011 Women’s World Motocross Championship, Chiara Fontanesi wins Women’s MX GP of France. Stephanie Laier, from Germany, and racing for the Red Bull Teka factory team, has won the Women’s World MX title in France today. Chiara Fontanesi won the GP of France today, but Steffi’s second overall secures her 2011 championship. [...]

2011 Loretta Lynn’s Amateur MX: Saturday wrap up

The 2011 version of Loretta Lynn’s Amateur MX, officially known as 2011 Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship presented by AMSOIL, crowned 35 champions on Saturday. The memories and racing will live on this ranch until next year’s group moves in once again – and just like the past 30 years, this year’s event [...]

2011 FIM World Motocross – Round 12 – Czech Republic – Qualifying

Round 12 of the FIM World Motocross Series in the Czech Republic, Saturday’s Qualifying races. KTM’s MX 1 World Motocross Champion Tony Cairoli and MX 2 rider Ken Roczen lead their respective class championship point standings, as the series gets ready to tackle the ‘Serpentine’ circuit in the forest above the hills of the village [...]