Meet a man who has lived three lifetimes of bikes, races and motocross memories
You can taste the dirt, smell the fumes and live through us
"I tested every bike made from 1977 to 1987. It was the best time of my life."
"I raced bikes that I could never been able to afford on my own."
They had the best bikes, the newest gear, the best reputation for testing and I was happy to become a test rider. It was a
"When I was at my lowest Jody said that I could always sleep on his couch."
"The Maicos were the best test bikes I rode. The worst bike I ever rode was a Carabela 125"
"It's the people, and not the bikes, that stand out. It's a fellowship"
By Daryl Ecklund Sweden has always had a special place in my heart. My grandfather, Bert Ecklund, is a full Swede and has been telling
On paper, Motocross Action only has four full-time test riders. They vary in age (from the mid 20s to Jody's ancient 60s?actually, the average age