Tag "Supercross"

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

San Diego Supercross | #497 Brock Leitner Interview

San Diego Supercross | #497 Brock Leitner Interview By Billy Rainford I always dread walking up and asking a rider for an interview when I can plainly see they are not thrilled with how their day went. Unfortunately, this is motocross racing and things don’t always go your way. In fact, on average, a racer’s goals are usually not met but that’s a huge part of what keeps them lining

Catching Up with…#11 Kyle Chisholm

Catching Up with…#11 Kyle Chisholm By Billy Rainford It was Florida racer, #11 Kyle Chisholm‘s week for the Frid’Eh Update today, but Kyle was busy hitting the track for Media Day at Petco Park here in San Diego. Kyle was kind enough to answer a few questions for us, so here’s what he had to say: Direct Motocross: Hello, Kyle. Thanks for talking with us today. Let’s start by talking

Catching Up with…#120 Todd Bannister

Catching Up with…#120 Todd Bannister By Billy Rainford You meet the nicest people when you just walk up to a white panel van and say hello. OK, reading that back, I understand that only works around a motocross track – do not try this anywhere else, please! Anyway, I did just that today at Lake Elsinore Motorsports Park and got chatting with privateer racer, #120 Todd Bannister. Todd is from

5 Minutes with…#77 Ryan Surratt

5 Minutes with…#77 Ryan Surratt By Billy Rainford Corona, California, rider, #Ryan Surratt, headed north last spring to race the Canadian MX2 Nationals. Once he got rolling, he was always a rider to keep your eyes on. In fact, it all came together for him in Deschambault where he took his first overall with 1-1 motos. He was right there at the end of the season and finished it out

Jess Pettis Interview on Racer X

Jess Pettis Interview on Racer X Give the link below a click to read the interview #160 Jess Pettis did with Racer X after his Oakland Supercross: http://racerxonline.com/2018/02/07/privateer-profile-jess-pettis