Anybody here using the cycle news archives? I have my old issues going back to 1978. They have not stored well because of frequent moves and the humid south. I was going to start digging through them but while looking at the pictures of the BETA 300 ... more »
Added reply in a thread cycle news archives? 11/5/2014 11:16 AM
Am I understanding that they have not archived "cycle news east"? anybody remember exactly when they went to the single issue, 1980 or after that? wish I had a couple of the "WDCHTHTDIIC" shirts they sold.
Added reply in a thread cycle news archives? 11/5/2014 6:51 AM
LOL yeah the old man that ran it would ask riders not to roost going over the mole hill jumps because he had a hard time fixing them with his little kubota. $5 to practice when they weren't running races. of course, it was barely "prepped " on race days. ... more »
Added reply in a thread Michigan track needs your help! 10/28/2014 8:07 PM
Tell them.you will be happy to tear the track down and do what you really wanted to to begin with..... That you have always wanted to have some commercial grade chicken houses and in your best Robert Duvall voice say " I just love the smell of chicken ... more »
Added reply in a thread I would like to see the AMA do something about tracks 10/9/2014 7:45 PM
The ama won't.set.guidelines because if they do and people.still crash (and they will) then they are sucked.into litigation. I am not.sure that the organization that has allowed our sport to turn into one with 4 year olds racing on machines producing ... more »
Added reply in a thread Burying things for jumps? 10/6/2014 5:42 PM
Been building tracks.for 25 years. buried stuff always comes back to haunt you. what would a.round bale.save you, two cubic yards at most? Not.worth the hassle.of it getting mixed.in with the good dirt if you make changes or more.importantly, making ... more »
Added reply in a thread I need input from anyone involved with a moto track and finances 9/18/2014 8:09 PM
This reply belongs in the hall of.fame..... Truer words have never been spoken Been helping at tracks.since I987, over 500 events... Started.running.my own in 1994... Over 400 races and countless practices...... if you seek knowledge start with that ... more »
Added reply in a thread Silly Season Discussion: Pros who have upped their game with a brand switch? 9/15/2014 5:09 AM
Jeff Stanton, Yamaha to honda both of carmichael's switches, from long time team kawi to honda, and then when Honda thought he was finished and dropped him, he moved to Suzuki and made them regret the decision
Added reply in a thread Indiana head count 8/13/2014 6:56 PM
I will be there, actually already here. I will be working as one of the dozer operators on saturday
Added reply in a thread BARR's competition 1/1/2014 10:06 AM
those Duck Dynasty guys have absolutely nothing on Bobby Barr. You should consider having work done just to hear some of his stories.
Added reply in a thread Lowering the cost of MX racing 11/15/2013 7:12 AM
Our sport is so completely jacked up right now. 8 year olds on 50cc bikes producing more HP than 100cc race bikes did back when they were racing. 4 year olds on Cobras 13 year olds on 450 four strokes. It is just completely nuts. I am sorry, but they ... more »
Added reply in a thread Leno hits the nail on the head 11/13/2013 9:30 AM
really???????? so it is free to employers?
Added reply in a thread What are you paying for satellite/internet? 11/12/2013 2:40 PM
I had to let my satellite go when the economy turned to crap. I bought a great digital antenna and a digital converter box that has a built in DVR. Only get about 12 stations but that is enough that I have plenty to watch. When I am on the road working ... more »
Added reply in a thread 6 actual arrests, 55 "citations for arrest" at Indiana race... 10/29/2013 4:26 PM
When I saw this posted Sunday I fired off the following email to the contact address at the link in the article: From: JustMX Sent: Sunday, October 27, 2013 5:26 PM To: WRTV Web Staff Subject: Journalism fail To whom it may concern, Perhaps a little ... more »
Added reply in a thread Hey Old Fart, and others 10/28/2013 4:41 AM
He doesn't need a scud missle bong... His head is so far up Obama's ass that every time the O burns one OF gets a contact high
Added reply in a thread 55 arrested at Indiana motocross event 10/27/2013 2:14 PM
typical lame ass journalism......... It isn't even a MOTOCROSS event.......
Added reply in a thread making a track viable again 10/26/2013 1:47 AM
Crash course in running a track...... If you are lucky, How ever much work and time you think it may take to do it, double it....... How ever much profit you think you may make, half it....... Your welcome....
Added reply in a thread Meeting with lawyer 10/24/2013 5:11 AM
Just curious if you have ever been involved in a lawsuit before. You would be surprised what they can twist to be detrimental........ People that think they are helping often do the opposite.. Read FTE's post carefully and if you don't know the answers ... more »
Added reply in a thread Not One F Was Given 10/23/2013 3:25 AM
The Jump that is refering to is actually the jump you see at the beginning of the clip......It is a step up onto a table top......I am sure it would have been a piece of cake at the Pro National except that there was a set of whoops all the way through ... more »
Added reply in a thread Clean-up on aisle DC 10/14/2013 4:51 PM
The most absurd thing about all this is that there are so many that seem to have an image of DC sitting in a room in a lazy boy listening to his favorite music while deciding the fate of the sport.