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THE TRUE STORY OF SUICIDE MOUNTAIN

May 30, 2014Comments off1102 Views

And how it relates to this weekend's Glen Helen National

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JODY’S SCRAPBOOK: YOU CAN’T REL...

May 12, 2014Comments off678 Views

One man's "Good Old Days" are just like yours

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JODY’S MOST POPULAR “JODY’...

Dec 24, 2013Comments off290 Views

Perhaps the most popular Jody's Box column of all-time.

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WORLD VET MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW: J...

Oct 25, 2013Comments off353 Views

By Jody Weisel Old guys at speed. In a parallel universe, I would be a gray-haired college professor teaching gerontology to a bunch of students

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WATCH JODY’S TRIBUTE FILM TO TONY DI...

Feb 05, 2013Comments off258 Views

"The Life And Times Of Tony D: The Cheap Paperback Version"

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JODY’S LIST OF 25 MEN WHO SPLIT THE M...

Dec 31, 2012Comments off430 Views

By Jody Weisel                                                              If you read the history books, you would find that ten different people can lay claim to being the first

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JODY’S TRUE STORY OF “LET BROCK...

Dec 31, 2012Comments off324 Views

By Jody Weisel Visible in Jody’s famous photo are Bevo Forti (far left), Dave Osterman (JT pitboard), Don Westfall (beard), Keith McCarty and Leon Wolek

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JODY’S MANIFESTO OF AN UNREPENTANT TW...

Dec 30, 2012Comments off356 Views

Jody, sitting in his garage, during the hey-day of two-strokes. Even Jody's road racers (the fairings are hanging from the rafters) were two-strokes. Jody raced

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JODY’S MEMORIES OF MITCH! THE HISTORY...

Dec 26, 2012Comments off324 Views

By Jody Weisel To the casual motocross fan, Pro Circuit may seem like the schoolyard bully, a mega-power that wields its might at will and

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JODY’S MOST UNFORGETTABLE MEN OF MOTO...

Dec 25, 2012Comments off273 Views

By Jody Weisel Every decade of motocross, it seems, produces a handful of people that epitomize the era, time, culture and sport. During the founding

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JODY’S “MOTOCROSS IMMORTALSR...

Dec 24, 2012Comments off400 Views

Not your typical motocross video, this film was made by Jody Weisel, with Todd Huffman, as a special feature for the "Monsters Of Motocross" gala

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JODY’S ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECTS OF FAM...

Sep 03, 2012Comments off167 Views

Broc with his idol. By Jody Weisel I must admit that I don't aspire to greatness. I'm not attracted to it in others nor driven

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JODY’S TEST RIDER CHRONICLES: MY LIFE...

May 02, 2011Comments off219 Views

By Jody Weisel I don’t suppose that there is anything especially unique about me that would lead to my Darwinian selection as a motorcycle test

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CYCLE NEWS CROAKS: JIM “THE GREEKR...

Sep 07, 2010Comments off157 Views

THE OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE: Cycle News has ceased publication (at least for now) as of Tuesday. August 31. We wish to thank all of our loyal

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JODY’S THE FASTEST OF THE FAST

Jun 21, 2009Comments off192 Views

Note: How did we pick the greatest riders of each era? First, Jody made the initial picks (it wasn't an honor as much as the

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JODY’S TRACK DESIGNER’S DIARY: ...

Jan 14, 2009Comments off137 Views

  Glen Helen from the air during construction. I love Disneyland. I can't help myself--even though they have, over their history, refused entrance to people

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WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE GP’S? THE...

Jan 03, 2009Comments off147 Views

  When the FIM sold off the GP rights to Giuseppe Luongo, his appointment seemed to be encouraging news. The idea of a professional promoter

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GODSPEED! RICH THORWALDSON (1946-2004)

Jan 02, 2009Comments off101 Views

By Jody Weisel     In the formative days of motocross when we were all newcomers to the sport, Richard Thorwaldson was an established veteran of