Jeremy McGrath always took a nap before the SX race and it obviously worked for him. Just saw this and the napping reference brought MC to mind.
Added reply in a thread Well... Tixier is not mincing his words is he 2/26/2015 9:54 PM
I hate track markers way more than absence of number one plates.
Added reply in a thread Time for forced induction 2/26/2015 9:50 PM
It is apparent you know more than everyone else so stop selling us and start showing us. Talk is cheap so build a bike to prove your concept like I did
Added reply in a thread Well... Tixier is not mincing his words is he 2/26/2015 8:06 PM
One word: honesty. Pretty cool too he wants to improve his English.
Added reply in a thread Time for forced induction 2/26/2015 8:00 PM
Spot on post. To the OP two things: 1) The word is quiet not quite. 2) I encourage you to build a prototype. Let me know if you want to partner with a race engine builder or go it alone. I am friends with engine builders and technical directors at a ... more »
Added reply in a thread Another colossal FIM F up 2/26/2015 6:07 PM
This, Everts passing Stewart standing up on the pegs, RC running down MC at Anaheim to take the win and take over the reigns of SX, the night the lights went out in Vegas are all never to be forgotten moments in SX/MX history. Oh yeah and the time i ... more »
Added reply in a thread Another colossal FIM F up 2/26/2015 6:04 PM
This is lamest thread of 2015. There is no limit to the people that want to protect stupid behavior from being appropriately dealt with. It is not my fault the dog ate my homework rules.
Added reply in a thread KTM question 2/26/2015 5:54 PM
For all around riding 350s are the ticket but for MX a 300cc two stroke is my ultimate MX weapon choice.
Added reply in a thread McGrath in a sprint car 2/26/2015 5:19 PM
Our family went to a lot of Sprint Car races at Eldora Speedway, New Bremen and Dayton Motor Speedway in Ohio and over in Winchester IN circa 1970. Dayton was a paved high banked half mile and Mike Mosely cartwheeled his Ford Cosworth powered car on ... more »
Added reply in a thread SCRAMBLECROSS Taking MX Back To The Basics 2/26/2015 5:15 PM
Now only true couch potatoes will have a reason to stay home eating chips and drinking beer. Everyone else that's been couch bound because they've tired of their local MX track resembling a SX track now has a great reason IMHO to dust off their scoot. ... more »
Added reply in a thread Adrenaline Fatigue 2/26/2015 5:03 PM
Whenever i hear HEED I think of Mike Myers in So I Married an Axe Murderer The Head Pants Now soundbyte is classic.
Added reply in a thread Adrenaline Fatigue 2/26/2015 4:46 PM
Calming the mind helps. Start by taking three big belly breaths while seated with your eyes closed. For me sometimes just reaching the floating state almost asleep but not quite then coming back from there leaves me in a different spot mentally from ... more »
Added reply in a thread McGrath in a sprint car 2/26/2015 4:38 PM
serious pucker factor.
Added reply in a thread Sleep and its affect on athletes 2/26/2015 4:37 PM
Naps have slowly become acceptable in corporate America to the point of having Relaxation Rooms set aside for employees to catch some winks in some companies.. Someone with a brain did some productivity studies and found it is better to have a worker ... more »
Added reply in a thread Sleep and its affect on athletes 2/26/2015 10:00 AM
Nelson Piquet would frequently doze off in the car while waiting to qualify in F1.
Started new thread Sleep and its affect on athletes 2/26/2015 9:24 AM
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Added reply in a thread Terry Varner - Prayers 2/25/2015 1:29 PM
Excellent news How many of us need to get our tickers checked?
Added reply in a thread If YZ450F goes electric start will anyone follow? 2/25/2015 1:25 PM
E start off road is a huge plus. If KTM can build the lightest four stroke with an e start the Japanese OEMs should feel one upped.
Added reply in a thread Yz 250s in the GP's 2/22/2015 7:40 PM
The 89 bike looks complete with the carbon fiber covers over the unsightly portals the stock bikes come with.
Added reply in a thread Time for forced induction 2/22/2015 7:35 PM
Interesting post and good on ya for thinking outside the box. Right now however mechanical noise off motor is more of a sound testing hindrance than induction noise. The AMA actually experimented with a sound blanket in an effort to reduce mechanical ... more »
Added reply in a thread Peick 2/22/2015 6:46 PM