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MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT BY JOHN BASHER (8/28/13)

PHOTO (SEQUENCE) OF THE WEEK     As a photographer I don’t ask much from the MXA test riders?they must only risk life and limb to sacrifice themselves for the good of the shot and, in turn, the magazine. Although we’ve just begun testing the 2014 KTM 150SX two-stroke, we had a close call in the very first turn. That’s Trent Pugmire burying ‘er deep for the sake of a cool shot. Fortunately Pug rode away unscathed, but as you’ll see from shot number three in this sequence he nearly punched …

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT BY JOHN BASHER (8/7/13)

PHOTO OF THE WEEK     We were tickled pink to receive Honda’s invitation to test out their 2014 CRF125FB at Gorman OHV park last week. Intended for beginners and trail riders, the 125FB (Big Wheel) is a sweet ride. It comes with a front disc brake, along with an electric starter and clutch-actuated four-speed transmission. Of course MXA, being MXA , we couldn’t help ourselves when it came time to blowing up berms. That’s Zach Bierbower pushing the CRF125FB to the limit. FIRST THOUGHTS OF …

REM GLEN HELEN MOTOCROSS RACE REPORT: THE ANNUAL OCTOBERCROSS DRAWS IN THE STAR POWER

Greg Groom (12), Jim Masters (439), G re g Iorio (127), Mark Hall (56), Jack Ryan (99) and Pete Vetrano (37) fan out across the Talladega first turn. The fans expected lots of former National Champions and Hall of Famers to show up at the annual REM Octobercross ? after all, it is held only a few days before the MTA World Vet Championship. Additionally, lots of out-of-state and foreign riders also came to town a week early to try to learn the tricky ups and downs of the rough Glen Helen circuit. But, no…