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MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT BY JOHN BASHER (5/22/13)

PHOTOS OF THE WEEK Outside th e Olympic Stadium. Inside the Palau Sant Jordi, where big air , speed and style, best whip and step up was held. The Olympic Stadium, which was hammered by inclement weather.     Diehard moto fans might have overlooked the fact that the Spain X Games occurred this past weekend in Barcelona. Unseasonably cool damp weather wreaked havoc on several events, but the world’s top action sport athletes still threw down at the Olympic Center (sight of the 1992 Summer …

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: GIUSEPPE DOES IT AGAIN, ALL THE HANGTOWN POINTS, CONGRESSIONAL HEARINGS & MUCH MORE

                            WHAT IT’S LIKE AT THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONALS: ROUND 4 AT BROADFORD, VICTORIA                             ANOTHER YOUTHSTREAM RULE CHANGE: SUPER FINAL IN BRAZIL HAD REVISED GATE PICK SYSTEM This is the first turn of the Super Final in Brazil. Do you see any 250’s in this photo? All sanctioning bodies […]

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT BY JOHN BASHER (5/15/13)

PHOTO OF THE WEEK     The 2014 models are coming down the pipeline. The first models to hit cyberspace come from Honda, with the CRF450 (shown above) and the CRF250. To find out more info on the bikes, click here. MINI-VIEW: ROGER DeCOSTER MXA: With the National opener only a few days away, how are […]

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT (05/31/12)

HANGTOWN NATIONAL PHOTO BLAST: WILL PETTERSON     Freelance photographer ?Big Will? Petterson was on-hand at the Hangtown National to shoot images for MXA . Will struts his photographic stuff below. Take a look. Mike Alessi (800) grabs the holeshot. Justin Brayton. Ryan Dungey and James Stewart. Mike Alessi. Andrew Short (29) and Tommy Hahn (32) jockey for the start. Smooth like butter?James Stewart. WHIP OF THE WEEK Destin Cantrell whips so far that when he looks back he’s looking forwar…