The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Nationals stopped in Washougal, Washington last Saturday for what is unequivocally the most scenic venue on the series. With a backdrop of majestic fir trees, mountains and the Washougal River, the world's fastest racers went head-to-head for points and cash. The Troy Lee Designs riders, who were debuting brand new 2015 SE and GP gear, rode waves of good and bad throughout the day but came out with top ten finishes when it was all said and done.
As the only stop in the Pacific Northwest, the Washougal National is known as one of the most scenic tracks in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series. With weather that complemented the beautiful facility, this past Saturday was a great day for racing. Just one week after scoring his first career 450 victory, Muscle Milk-backed GEICO Honda's Eli Tomac had another impressive showing, grabbing second overall with a pair of seconds. Team Honda Muscle Milk's Trey Canard finished seventh overall, while teammate Fredrik Noren scored a career-best finish of eighth.
MX2 star Ryan Marmont has now confirmed that he will sit out the remainder of the motocross season to focus on family and his business, however is not ruling out a return to racing in the future.
With a good week of riding coming into Spring Creek, I was feeling good and ready for the race, until Friday morning when I started feeling little sick and my nose started to get stuffy.
KTM Enduro Racing Team rider Toby Price has moved a step closer to a record fourth Australian Off-Road Championship crown after an authoritative performance at the series’ ninth and tenth rounds at Kyogle, the north-eastern NSW.
Round 6 of the Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals at Sand Del Lee in Richmond this past Sunday was the domain of Colton Facciotti in MX1. Facciotti cleared the task with 2-1 motos, firmly keeping the Canadians in control of their respective class championship points lead.