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Catching Up with…Nuclear Blast Records GM, Gerardo Martinez

Catching Up with…Nuclear Blast Records GM, Gerardo Martinez By Chris Elliott There definitely increased interest in the Slaton Racing team for 250 West Supercross this season. The KTM team is home for Canadian #127 Cole Thompson and #203 Zac Commans who is wearing Canadian FXR Racing gear. Canadian Chris Elliott sat down with one of the title sponsors’ main men, Nuclear Blast Records GM Gerardo Martinez to get his thoughts on

Tuesday Practice Photos from Lake Elsinore SX

Tuesday Practice Photos from Lake Elsinore SX By Billy Rainford After getting to Milestone too late to see any Pro riders on Monday, we stayed overnight in Lake Elsinore, California, and got over to the practice facility early enough to ensure we didn’t miss any of the action a second day. There were lots of riders taking advantage of the groomed Supercross track at Lake Elsinore Motorsports Park. Here are

Cole Thompson – San Diego Conversation

Cole Thompson – San Diego Conversation By Billy Rainford Round two of the 250 West Supercross is now in the record books. Canadian Cole Thompson is the sole rider flying the red and white flag, so we will continue to catch up with him each week following the weekend’s racing. Here is what he thought about his day at Petco Park in San Diego, California. The Week between A1 and

Faces at the Races: San Diego SX

Faces at the Races: Sand Diego SX By Billy Rainford It’s not always easy to find time to sit down and go through photos when you’re on one of these extended moto trips, so I apologize that some of these post-race columns area running a little later than we would like. We just got back from Milestone MX Park where we’d hope to catch Pro riders on the practice SX

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford Hello and good morning from the west coast time zone. People who live out here must either have very late nights or very early mornings to get things timed to coincide with the rest of the continent. It’s already after noon beck east and there really didn’t seem to be anything I could have done about it this weekend. Oh well, pour yourself another

McThoughts: 450 SX – San Diego Round 2

McThoughts: 450 SX – San Diego Round 2 By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford Round 2 of the 450 class lined up Saturday night in San Diego. The 450 class is extremely stacked this season, and top 10’s don’t come easy. Former champ #7 James Stewart gave it a go early in practice after receiving clearance to race. James took a very hard hit to the head last week,

McThoughts: 250 West – San Diego Round 2

McThoughts: 250 West – San Diego Round 2 By Jeff McConkey Round 2 of the West Coast 250 series went off on Saturday night. The moisture started coming out of the track in the main events and it got pretty slippery. Even in the slippery conditions, I was amazed how Cooper Webb could just point his Yamaha in any direction and the bike stuck. It was another great ride by

Motoworld of El Cajon Friday Night Autographs

Motoworld of El Cajon Friday Night Autographs By Billy Rainford On our way from Carlsbad to ‘Casa de Schmoke’ in Alpine, California, today, we stopped in at Motoworld of El Cajon for the autograph session. We thought it was only going to be the Yamaha riders but it was much more than that with several other team in attendance. We snagged a few shots of the guys as they met