This week Jason Anderson did an interview with RacerX where he went into more detail about the crash that took him out for the Supercross season. It’s amazing how much worse it was in reality than what was reported when it first happened. The injury was initially reported to be a fractured rib and his arm was broken in two places.What really happened, was so much more … [Read more...] about Weekly Rant: Down Playing Injuries
Not long-ago Feld Entertainment announced they made a deal with NBC Sports to cover the Supercross races in 2019. I use the word cover loosely. All qualifying and races will be covered on NBC Sports Gold live on race day – online. Thirteen of the seventeen races will be live on NBCSN. The following races will be aired same day delay, Detroit, MI race (round 8), Indianapolis, IN … [Read more...] about Weekly Rant – Backward or Forwards
Yay! This past weekend at the Monster Energy Cup we witnessed the very best reason a teammate can be a huge plus. Eli Tomac can quite literally say there are a million reasons why a teammate can be beneficial. We will never really know if Eli would have won that race if Joey Savatgy was on another team or did not have the motivation to help make that moment happen for Tomac. … [Read more...] about Weekly Rant – Teammates; Yay or Nay?
Earlier this year, Tony Alessi started a new series “AME Minicross” to help young riders prepare for the sport of Supercross. When riders dream of coming up to the pros their most natural path is going to Loretta Lynn's and competing against other amateurs. While Loretta's is a solid foundation for the outdoors, it does not help a rider to transition into Supercross. Tony … [Read more...] about Tony Alessi Fills a Much Needed Gap in Supercross
It's for a cool million baby and it ends a long dry spell of SX style racing - more than five months to be exact! What you ask? Monster Energy Cup - that's what! Where the races are short but that is part of what makes them so exciting!Let's break it down.What: Monster Energy Cup Race for 1 million bucks!Where: Vegas Baby! Sam Boyd Stadium to be exact.When: … [Read more...] about Gate Drop: Monster Energy Cup Race Hype