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JEAN-MICHEL BAYLE

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: CHAD REED TIMELINE PHOTO, TOWNLEY QUITS, MXA WRECKING CREW NEWS, PLUS MUCH MORE

                                     FROM THE REED FAMILY PHOTO ALBUM: TATE REED TODAY AND CHAD REED 25 YEARS AGO                                      BEN TOWNLEY QUITS VIA TWITTER… Ben Townley told the NZ Press newspaper: “I’ve only smacked my head once previous to this latest spill, but it made me re-evaluate things. I believe concussion is taken too lightly in this […]

MOTOCROSS ACTION RACING LORE: JEAN-MICHEL BAYLE RECALLS RACING IN AMERICA

?As a little boy, I dreamed of coming to the United States and racing with the best guys in the world. When I got older, I was riding for the factory Honda team in Europe. Roger DeCoster was working for American Honda at the time. It was perfect for me, because Roger was a big fan of mine. That relationship made it easy for me to get on the race team here in the U.S. Not only would I achieve my dream, but I?d be able to race on a Honda, which at the time was the best bike on the track. ?THINGS CHANGED E…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT (02/15/12)

By John Basher PHOTO OF THE WEEK     I?ve heard Adam Cianciarulo’s name for, oh, I don?t know, probably the last eight years (keep in mind that Adam is 14 years old). There’s been a serious buzz around this kid for a very long time, and for good reason. This past week I had the opportunity to sit down and talk with Cianciarulo while at Racetown. He’s a really cool kid with exceptional public speaking skills. Oh, and he’s pretty good on a dirt bike, too. Here’s a photo of him ripping up so…