Motocross is a popular type of racing that features motorcycle riders who have mastered the skill of racing. These races are often held in sports stadiums in cities located throughout the country. Motocross combines skill and speed to create extreme racing events. Riders must practice most of the year in order to be a good racer. The right motorcycle can make or break a race.
Motorcycles must be kept in top shape to ensure they are ready when race day arrives. The right gear ensures that racers are protected while they Read the rest of this entry »
Motocross sports are all the rage and we certainly have a lot of fun talking about them, but I would be remiss if I didn’t take a little time every now and again to get serious and talk about some real important stuff. Like you’ve read plenty about the world of motocross here, and chances are good you enjoy peeling out every now and again on your favorite bike, but have you ever stopped to consider looking into some auto insurance information for your bike?
There are a number of reasons why you should get your bike insured:
1.) For one, it’s mandatory in most states and some dealers won’t even let you take off without getting that squared away.
2.) You never know what could happen. Your motorcycle might get stolen and then what are you supposed to do?
3.) The road can be unpredictable and your bike can suffer damages either from poor road conditions or another driver. The repair costs on an uninsured motorcycle can be absolutely staggering.
And those are just a couple of reasons why you want to get that motorcycle of yours insured as soon as possible. You don’t want to wait for an incentive or it could cost you dearly. Be proactive.
Before venturing out to purchase a motocross helmet, there are some safety issues a rider should look for first. A helmet is of utmost importance when riding a dirt bike because of the risks of injury when falling. A rider should research the right motocross helmet for their needs before attempting to ride on a dirt bike.
Every motocross helmet is different, yet they are all similar in the construction type and look. The most important thing that Read the rest of this entry »
Motocross is a passion of mine. I am in no way the best out there, but I do enjoy riding my bike. I am the kind of person who always wants to push my limits, so that is why I am always trying to learn new tricks. Here are some of the tricks that I would love to learn, that I watch professionals do in freestyle.
The Kiss of Death is always an exciting trick to see. Read the rest of this entry »
Beginning motocross riders often seek a skilled mentor to help them become established and competitive in the sport. Often a match with a mentor is made by taking a class offered by a local racer with a solid motocross racing background.
Costs involved depend on the instructor’s success in the sport and the level of demand for his training sessions. Local A-Class riders and celebrated Arenacross racers frequently offer training sessions for a fee. Many have established camps designed to enhance students’ riding ability while others make themselves Read the rest of this entry »
Upon entering the sport of motocross, one of the first considerations is finding killer tracks to shred laps. Nothing beats the exhilaration of riding with others while increasing in skill and speed. Those new to the sport should select tracks with beginner courses. This allows time to become familiar with the bike.
The ideal way to find motocross tracks is to ask local dealers for a list of tracks open to the public. Dealers are familiar with area tracks and are happy to point new riders in the right direction. They should not be the sole source as they Read the rest of this entry »
Motocross has been a popular sport. Some do it as a recreational activity and some engage in it to stay fit.
Being a physically demanding activity, motocross is a good way to stay healthy. Benefits of regular motocross would include strength, agility and an overall physical fitness. “How many calories are burned?” you may ask. Before committing to the sport you might want to know what an hour or so worth of motocross can get you.
There is no exact way of computing how much Read the rest of this entry »
If you race motorcycles, then it’s probably not much of a stretch to say that you would love to have some awesome pictures of your races. It’s probably also likely that you have bought cameras in the past and asked your parents and friends to take pictures while you passed by on the track. Unfortunately, taking pictures of motocross racers isn’t the easiest thing to do. If you actually get the racer in the frame, you Read the rest of this entry »
When looking for the right motocross bike, size and type are the keys to a fun, comfortable ride. The overall height of the bike is going to play a major role in your riding experience. If you are unable to stand with at least 1 foot flat on the ground, then you’ll have a hard time kicking the bike over. If you can’t do this, then you’re not off to a bad start, because, you’ Read the rest of this entry »
There are several things that you can do in order to acquire mad motocross skills. The first thing is to in order to improve your racing skills is to walk the track that you plan on racing. When you walk the track it will help you be more observant. Make sure to take note the different lines that you can run, the “wetness” of the track, as well as any other parts of the course that could cause problems in the race if you aren’t too careful. Read the rest of this entry »