Tag "Injury Update"

#33 Chris Fortier Breaks Wrist

#33 Chris Fortier Breaks Wrist The #33 racer from Quebec broke his wrist at Round 9 of the Challenge Quebec Provincial Series race at X Town this past weekend. After winning the first 2 Pro motos, Chris Fortier said on his Instagram page (@chrisfortier66) that “on the first lap of the 3rd moto I got cross jumped by a slower rider and broke my arm.” Chris entered the Rockstar Triple

#17 Casey Keast Injury Update

#17 Casey Keast Injury Update By Billy Rainford While running up in 8th spot, #17 Casey Keast from Kelowna, BC disappeared from the scoreboard with just one lap to go in the first moto at McNabb Valley MX. We spoke with Casey from Minnedosa, MB today and he said he “hit false neutral on one of the little doubles out back and appeared to have knocked myself out for only

#43 Jared Petruska Injury Update

#43 Jared Petruska Injury Update By Billy Rainford After crashing in qualifying at round 3 of the Rockstar Triple Crown MX Tour at Blackwater MX in Prince George, BC, #43 Jared Petruska was pretty sure he’d sustained a boxer’s fracture in his throttle hand. It was bruised, scraped, and swollen, but he still went out and raced his motos. He’s been for X-rays now and they do not show any

#714 Ryan Gustine Injury Update

#714 Ryan Gustine Injury Update By Billy Rainford After finishing 27th in moto 1 at round 2 of the Rockstar Triple Crown Motocross Tour at Popkum Motor Park in Chilliwack, BC Saturday, #714 Ryan Gustine from Maple Valley, Washington, went down hard on lap 1 of moto 2. As the pack came down the jump-filled finish line straight to complete lap 1, Ryan jumped off the big double-jump in a

Nathan Bles Injury Update

Nathan Bles Injury Update Before we go any further, Nathan Bles is going to be fine. In fact, he’s already at home recovering from his crash on Sunday at a TVR race at Walton Raceway. However, he sustained a back injury that saw him airlifted to Victoria Hospital in London, ON where he was treated. “I am able to move and walk already. I just have to take it slow

#23 Jason Benny Injury Update

#23 Jason Benny Injury Update By Billy Rainford Round 1 at Wild Rose MX Park in Calgary didn’t go quite as planned for the PRMX rider, #23 Jason Benny. After going down in the 2nd turn in the first moto, Jason rode around the track and then pulled into the mechanics’ area for them to assess the damage to his lower back. It was decided it was just a scrape

Young Canadian #43 Noah Viney Will Require Shoulder Surgery

Young Canadian #43 Noah Viney Will Require Shoulder Surgery By Billy Rainford Tough news out of Morgan Hill, California, today. Young Canadian ripper, #43 Noah Viney from Ottawa, ON, will require surgery on the shoulder he injured recently. This procedure will keep him off the bike until August and will take him out of the big amateur nationals. Get well soon, Noah. From Ulf Viney: “Noah Viney got some really

Jess Pettis Out 4-6 Weeks

Jess Pettis Out 4-6 Weeks By Billy Rainford We have learned that Canadian #160 Jess Pettis will be out for 5-6 weeks with a broken scapula (shoulder blade). Jess crashed at the Oakland round of the 2018 Monster Energy Supercross Series but still tried to race the following weekend in San Diego before being forced off the track in pain. Jess saw the Alpinestars medical crew in San Diego but