Tag "Injury Update"

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

Jess Pettis Injury Update

Jess Pettis Injury Update By Billy Rainford Here’s what we know about #160 Jess Pettis‘ injury from the San Diego Supercross. Jess took a couple pretty hard falls last week in Oakland that left him with a sore shoulder. They came into San Diego less than 100% but confident he could get the job done. During his heat race, Jess was fighting or a spot that would send him directly

#497 Brock Leitner Injury Update

#497 Brock Leitner Injury Update By Billy Rainford Canadian #497 Brock Leitner from Summerland, BC competed in round 5 of the 2018 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series Saturday at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California. During a qualifying session, Brock got sideways in the whoops section and went down hard, taking him out of competition for the remainder of the day. Brock received immediate medical attention from the Asterisk Medical Crew

Matt Goerke Injury Update

Matt Goerke Injury Update 2017 Canadian MX1 champion, Matt Goerke, was injured in a pile-up at the ADAD Stuttgart Supercross in Germany over the weekend. We spoke with Rockstar OTSFF Yamaha team owner, André Laurin, today and he confirmed Matt “broke his ulna by his hand brace” and will be out “4 weeks [but will] be ready for the Triple Crown in Canada.” Good luck to the Canadian career #2

Jacob Hayes Injury Update

Jacob Hayes Injury Update By Billy Rainford Canadian #4 MX2 rider, Jacob Hayes, was the #100 who you may have noticed was down in turn one (right side) and then wasn’t able to keep racing this past Saturday night at the Monster Energy Cup in Las Vegas. We chatted with Jacob this morning and this is what he told us: “Yeah I’m doing good. The crash resulted in a dislocated

Jake Weimer Injury Update

Jake Weimer Injury Update September 15, 2017  (Spokane, Wash) – MotoConcepts Racing (MCR) rider Jake Weimer suffered multiple injuries following a crash that occurred this past Friday while practicing at Milestone MX Park for the upcoming Supercross season. Weimer’s injuries consist of one collapsed lung and one bruised lung, a broken rib, fractured elbow, broken scapula along with a small bone break in his right hand. While initial recovery was

Josh Osby Injury Update

Josh Osby Injury Update Thursday, July 27, 2017 #787 Josh Osby had a rough day this past Sunday at Round 7 of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals at Pleasant Valley MX in Truro, Nova Scotia. Sunday: In the first MX2 moto, Josh was racing beside #100 Jacob Hayes into a tight right-hander. Josh saw #14 Dylan Wright, who was just ahead of them, cut to the inside of the corner

Kaven Benoit to Sit Out from Canadian Nationals until Further Notice

KAVEN BENOIT TO SIT OUT FROM THE CMRC CANADIAN MOTOCROSS NATIONAL UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE KTM THOR RACING TEAM UPDATE Kaven Benoit, MX1 KTM Thor Rider: “Put into racing context, my ankle didn’t react the way I was hoping for. I knew it would be tight timing but I was still trying my best to be ready for the beginning of the National Series. If I want to return before the

Cole Thompson Indy SX Crash Update

Cole Thompson Indy SX Crash Update By Billy Rainford Brigden, Ontario, racer, #72 Cole Thompson competed in Saturday’s round of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross in Indianapolis. Unfortunately, his night didn’t go as planned. We spoke with his older brother/mechanic, Kyle Thompson, today to find out what happened and how Cole is doing. While cole was passing into 9th place late in the main event, he and #50 Luke Renzland

Kaven Benoit Injury Update

Kaven Benoit Injury Update By Billy Rainford Canadian MX1 #3, Kaven Benoit, headed over to Germany last week to compete in the Dortmund SX. At the start of the SX final on the second night, Kaven landed hard on his right leg just after the start and immediately knew he’d done damage to it as he franticly waved the medics over. We gave him a call to see how he’s