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.
As the Lucas Oil National Motocross Series rolled into Millville, MN last weekend, the Troy Lee Designs / Lucas Oil / MAVTV / Honda team was excited to welcome back Shane McElrath. Shane had been healing a sore back from the beginning of the season and was finally ready to race. Unfortunately, Malcolm Stewart is suffering from dehydration and was not up to the task of competing in the 450 division in Minnesota. With Stewart home recuperating, the TLD crew would focus intently on the 250 class.
A week before the Gopher Dunes National, Ontario privateer Nathan Bles had no intention of lining up in the MX1 class. However, after some careful thought and the okay from his 9-5 boss, Nathan decided to give it a go, now he’s glad he did. With a very impressive ninth overall on Saturday, Nathan turned a lot of heads with his speed and endurance. The person least surprised with the results at round five was Nathan himself who knows deep down what he’s always been capable of. Now armed with the confidence thanks to his top ten finish, Nathan has decided that he will race the remaining rounds of the 2014 Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals, beginning this weekend at Sand Del Lee. We were able to grab a few minutes of Nathan’s time after his great day at Gopher Dunes.