Must-See Photos: Dallas Supercross 30

With Chad Reed and James Stewart battling for second spot during Saturday night's main event in Dallas, James lost control at a very gnarly set of whoops, and collected Chad in the corner afterward.

We caught Chad shortly after the finish, and he said, "I'm obviously frustrated, but then also thankful, just to be able to get back on the bike. That was pretty gnarly. I was in a position where I had no idea what was going on, I just knew that James hit me hard. Obviously your first reaction is, 'What the f*ck?' and you're ready to go kill him. I got back on the bike but unfortunately it was torn up. The seat was hanging off, and as we've seen, James made that mistake. I couldn't grip with the seat, and every time I was gripping with the seat it was moving with me. It was pretty brutal, and I was trying to be smart."

"Then on the last lap I fell down again and lost a position. I'm just so frustrated and so mad at myself. You've got to race to the finish line and I was rolling through the whoops that last lap and just...I can't even think of a good word, I just f*cked it up. I'm so mad at myself."

For his part, James Stewart said afterwards, "I was struggling through the whoops and the corners today, and they were so big and so unforgiving tonight, I started swapping, and feet were off the pegs, and I couldn't stop. I tried my best not to hit him. He was cutting over, and I just slammed him until we both went down, unfortunately.

Look for full coverage later on.

Must-See Photos: Dallas Supercross
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  • lokedawg1416

    4/4/2011 11:19 AM

    idiot cant stay on the bike..

  • hondaman965

    4/4/2011 6:26 AM

    it`s just a matter of time till he hurts someone badly

  • Wetterstrand

    4/4/2011 2:16 AM

    Great pics but im so tired of seeing Boobles out of control taking people down with him each and every round!

  • Dropbear

    4/4/2011 1:37 AM

    I haven't seen the footage yet. Did Bubba have a quick check on Reed's welfare after the crash? After all Reed did go over the berm onto concrete. Just askin.

  • G-man

    4/3/2011 9:41 PM

    Great pics, the battles these two have had and crashing together will go down in SX lore as some of if not the best ever!

  • fcr

    4/3/2011 1:37 PM

    How come he couldn't save that, everyone here could.... really.

  • robkinuk

    4/3/2011 1:31 PM

    If Reed hadn't been there for Bubba to run into, he would have launched off that berm and ended up in row 9, seat 23c!!!!

  • Bauer

    4/3/2011 1:20 PM

    Pretty obvious take-out move if you ask me. Oh, no one asked?

  • MX Culture

    4/3/2011 12:08 PM

    no finger on front brake lever at any time = stupid

  • crewshin

    4/3/2011 9:10 AM

    Picture from the other side of the corner!

  • Shenzi

    4/3/2011 8:22 AM

    Awesome photo sequences Steve. Right place, right time!

  • Old Mate

    4/3/2011 6:59 AM

    Reed getting taken out makes up for Dungeys broken chain, now the 2 best riders have had even luck.

  • jmc2

    4/3/2011 6:30 AM

    Great photo sequence...well done..

  • Lifesarutt64

    4/3/2011 5:19 AM

    Classic PIT maneuver by officer J Stewart

  • catatonic

    4/3/2011 4:46 AM

    Dungey must think its Christmas and his birthday all wrapped up in one at that moment.

  • Electro21

    4/3/2011 4:43 AM

    Awesome pictures as usual GuyB!!!!!!!

  • Unbidliama

    4/3/2011 3:59 AM

    Dungey probably thinking this can't be happening again??

  • teggers

    4/3/2011 2:35 AM


  • DzynOne

    4/3/2011 2:24 AM

    That's too bad for both. Hate to see this. Kinda reminds me of when Chad took James out in Atlanta and Phoenix. They're gonna go back and forth. That's racing. Right or wrong, people get taken out sometimes. James would have ended up passing him anyways.

  • GuyB

    4/3/2011 1:09 AM James had a Bubbalicious butt patch, just like last week.