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MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT BY DARYL ECKLUND… FILLING IN FOR JOHN BASHER (9/4/13)

PHOTO OF THE WEEK     As summer screeches to a halt and the mercury starts to dip, think back to those warm months. Remember the boys of motocross as they traveled the country bringing great racing to various tracks. When the snow starts to fly, think not of a long and dreary winter, but of times when sunscreen was necessary and it was still light out long into the night. MINI-VIEW: CHRIS BLOSE     With the season all wrapped up, Chris gave us an overview of how he felt his…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S THURSDAY THEATRE: THE WEEKLY MX VIDEO ROULETTE (07/04/13)

THE MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN FMF TWO-STROKE CHALLENGE (WITH RYAN SURRATT DOING THE RIDING) THE BEST THING ABOUT A RACE WITH ONLY 5 RIDERS IN IT IS HOW SAFE THE FIRST TURN IS THE LAST SOUTHWICK ONE LAST TIME MAN VERSUS MOTO EPISODE SIX WITH DEREK ANDERSON CHRIS BLOSE ON SUPERSTITIONS, RACING AGAINST HIS BROTHER & HIS LIKES THE HISTORY OF HORST LEITNER AND AMP RESEARCH (IT’S CALLED PART 1, BUT WE COULDN?T FIND A PART 2) STEVE MCQUEEN’S 1973 HONDA CR250M ELSINORE PROMO FILM IMAGINE HOW MUCH FASTER THE JOB WOUL…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT BY JOHN BASHER (2/27/13)

PHOTO SEQUENCE OF THE WEEK     I take thousands of photos at every race I cover for the magazine. They aren?t always amazing photos, but every so often I take a photo that makes me laugh myself silly. On Saturday night a rider got loosy goosy in the sand section and covered a track worker in sand. I nearly died from laughter, composed myself, and then went about my business. I?m still not sure why I shot photos of the track worker at that specific moment, but I?m glad that I did. MINI-VIE…

IT’S ALL OVER: AUSSIE SUPERCROSS CROWNS GO TO MARMONT AND MOSS

Yamaha’s Jay Marmont won his first-ever Australian 450 Supercross Championship by grabbing the holeshot and pulling away from his main rival Tye Simmonds at the Ipswich, Queensland, round. American Chris Blose was third. Marmont has won four Australian National Motocross Championships, but this is his first Supercross crown. Simmonds was second in Ipswich and second overall by 8 points. Suzuki’s Daniel McCoy ended the five-race series in third overall in front of Billy Mackenzie. In the 250 class KTM’s …