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MOTOCROSS OF NATIONS

PHOTO GALLERY: ONE LAST LOOK AT THE MOTOCROSS DES NATIONS

Dungey, Tomac and Barcia. Photo: Ray Archer Eli Tomac (8) had the best finish of all the American riders with a second in the second moto. He also had the biggest crash of the weekend. ELI TOMAC’S FI RST MOTO ?I didn?t get a good start in the first moto, as I spun off the line and I think my dirt was a little dry; I thought it was going to work, but it didn?t. I went through the pack a little bit, and was in third place at one point, before I made a really big mistake that sent me flying over the bars. …

IT’S FINALLY HERE! THE REAL RESULTS FROM THE ACTUAL MOTOCROSS DES NATIONS …BELGIUM WINS

Ken and the German fans. One more time the Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations was an incredible event and this 67th edition will be always remembered for the comeback of Team Belgium on the top of the podium and for the huge crowd that packed Teutschenthal during all the weekend. Team USA were only able to finish second and Team Italy was extremely happy for being on the third step of the podium. Team Belgium started the day with Jeremy Van Horebeek and Ken De Dycker in the seventh and eighth posit…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: NOT SO MUCH MXDN NEWS THAT YOU WILL BE OVERLOADED ? LOTS OF OTHER STUFF, INCLUDING A SNEAK PEEK AT THE NEW HUSQVARNA TWO-STROKE

                                              STARS OF THE MXDN ? WIN OR LOSE THEY ARE ALL STARS Tony Cairoli swept every moto he was in, but he couldn?t carry Team Italy on his back. Ken Dycker’s final moto of the day saved the win for Belgium. Team USA could have been saved by the riding of Eli Tomac, but a first moto ?Chadapult? cost the team what would have been the winning score. …

MXDN PHOTO GALLERY: FIRST LOOK AT THE DES NATIONS TRACK

The newest of Youthstream’s building is the Skybox, which lets VIP’s overlook the starting line. The riders are pre-staged under the Skybox. The 40-man gate does not have enough room for the 123 racers who have traveled to Germany for the race. They will be whittled down by timed qualifying and heat races before being divided into three motos on Sunday. Some countries will not even get to race a heat race after timed practice. This hairpin leads the riders by the mechanic’s signal area?which is housed i…