Via Cycle News
January 28, 2011 - 05:53 PM
UPDATED: Off-Roader Nathan Woods Passes Away
The former WORCS champ dies after crash
Cycle News has learned that two-time WORCS Champion and ISDE Gold Medalist Nathan Woods lost his life today while practicing for this weekend's opening round of the 2011 WORCS Series in Taft, California.
Woods, from Paso Robles, California, reportedly was kicked off his bike over a tabletop...
A quick phone call to Team Manager Tyler Keefe for some answers, yielded this quote. “Well, Chad raced a Pro Circuit Honda in Australia and he is obviously a big fan of the combination,” said Keefe. “And we are a Pro Circuit Honda team, so it seems that all of the cards are falling into place. Chad really liked the bike today, and now there are some business deals to be sorted out. We’re all excited about the possibility of Chad joining the Troy Lee Designs/Lucas...
via Transworld MX:
KTM, the market leader in offroad motorcycles has signed Roger DeCoster, one of the true icons of the sport of motocross to take over the management of the company’s new factory team in the USA. Work now immediately begins to prepare the team for the 2011 racing season in all of the major US competitions.
The signing of DeCoster represents a major step forward in vaulting the Austrian company into the global arena. KTM has already reached the top level of...
It’s difficult to not be filled with both anger and sadness after getting the news from my former co-workers yesterday afternoon that the plug had been pulled on Cycle News and that its death was imminent. Anger because it shouldn’t have ended like this, sadness because it did.
But the weekly motorcycle publication that has been a part of my life since my family moved to America in 1971 is gone. I read Cycle News as a child, as a teenager my name could be found periodically in its...
Rockstar Makita Suzuki Thanks Roger DeCoster for 15 Years of Racing Together
The championship-winning Rockstar Makita Suzuki team and Roger DeCoster will be parting ways after the close of the 2010 Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross season. DeCoster has been Team Manager for Suzuki's Supercross and Motocross efforts for 15 years, and together they have earned numerous titles and championships. DeCoster will continue to lead the team through the final two rounds of the Motocross series. [ Read More ]
in his best Cartman voice 'Screw you guys I'm going home"
After more than a week of training and testing since his return to racing at Unadilla, a difficult decision was reached today by James and his team to withdraw from the remainder of the 2010 AMA Pro Motocross series. Due to his abbreviated Supercross season, James, with the full support of his team, had hoped to return to the track much earlier in the National series. Thanks to a slow-healing wrist injury, however,...
Torrance, CA: American Honda announces today that Kevin Windham will be added to the Honda Red Bull Racing team in place of Davi Millsaps. Millsaps was injured during the Budds Creek, MD, AMA Motocross race on June 19, and the timing of his return is still to be determined.