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JOEL ROELANTS: ON HIS SWITCH FROM 250 TO 450 & KAWASAKI TO YAMAHA

Joel Roelants?Team Yamaha.                                   Photo: Yamaha-Racing After racing the 2011 FIM 250 GP’s for the Pro Circuit Kawasaki team, Joel RToleants aged-out of the 250 class and signed with the factoy Yamaha team for a shot at the 450 World title. Ro el ants was injured at the end of the 2012 season and plans to return to riding on Christmas day. HOW ARE YOU FEELING AND HOW IS THE BUILD-UP TO BE BACK …

WORLD MOTOCROSS GRAND PRIX SERIES: WEIRD RESULTS AT THE GRAND PRIX OF LATVIA

Joel Roleants (34) may not have earned the style points that Jeffrey Herlings (84) got in the first turn of the 250 Latvian GP, but he took the overall win. Photo: Ray Archer Pro Circuit’s Joel Roelants won his first 250 Grand Prix of 2012 in Latvia with 2-1 results, while Antonio Cairoli regained the 450 points lead that he lost in the mud of Sweden. Contenders Tommy Searle, Jeffrey Herlings and Clement Desalle all experienced problems losing valuable points along the way. As has become the pattern, th…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT: (09/26/11)

By John Basher PHOTO OF THE WEEK     It takes trust to slam into a berm at a high speed right next to someone else?especially when the photographer (me) asks the rider on the inside line to bump the outside guy. Shane Smith (15) gives Sean Kranyak (12) a little bit of breathing room, at least for this shot. WANT TO KNOW THE LATEST ON RYAN DUNGEY & KTM? KTM and Dungey become one.     If you haven?t read our latest article on Ryan Dungey and the soon-to-be announced KTM/D…