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Reply to The first EVER motorcycle backflip that no one seems to know about! 11/18/2021 10:45 PM

Reckless Rex used to fly by me doing a wheelie on his TT 500 about once or twice a week when I was way back to starting in high school. He rolled around Bitterroot valley near Corvallis Montana and Hamilton Montana. He was a local legend to all of us. ... more »

Reply to Any thoughts on Beta X (cross) trainer 2T for trail & play riding? 9/21/2021 9:24 PM

Not my bike, not my listing. I do not know the owner of the bike. But A really clean nearly new beta x trainer for sale on Facebook marketplace in Missoula Montana. For the original poster since you’re from Colorado. Two or three of my buddies have these ... more »

Reply to How’s Weston Peick been 9/18/2021 10:10 PM

I hope he is doing very well no matter what he is doing. I was lucky enough to literally be looking straight on when he won the last chance qualifier at the Daytona Supercross against Bobby Kiniry. That was the coolest moment in professional motorcycle ... more »

Reply to My day training with a Pro Supercross racer. 9/10/2021 9:16 PM

That was really great. Thanks for the good belly laugh. I just watched a video of him working with the off-road guy on the dirtbike channel. Kyle. He was such a great teacher and so consistent and calm, it made me happy to go out and ride that day and ... more »

Reply to Going To Watch My First National, Tips? 9/3/2021 11:35 PM

I hope this doesn’t sound stupid. But sure take a few pictures with your phone during the day maybe if you get a close-up with a rider or some thing in the pits. BUT. Put down your phone put down your video camera or whatever it is that you have and ... more »

Reply to Team Fried - Tom Journet - top work 8/21/2021 9:36 AM

the videos are about as close as you are going to get without actually being at the race. He does the raw videos too I think??? SO MUCH better than anything on the TV etc. Very Very cool.

Reply to 2022 YZ 125 8/21/2021 9:24 AM

Can anyone confirm that the clutch is the same from the 21 to the 22? I read the specs and Changes - I missed it if it is there. Thank you

Reply to Track off I-25 north of denver 8/1/2021 10:14 AM

it is so sad to see it closed and overgrown now - Used to be a little bit of cool to drive by and see someone out there riding, made me feel like a kid daydreaming while I was working - lol. ........ :-(

Reply to Southwick RAW 7/13/2021 11:14 AM

this is the best video of this race by far! Like these far more the highlights!! Thanks for posting!!

Reply to Husqvarna lower subframe carbon protection 6/30/2021 9:53 AM

That visor is really slick!! You should post a picture of the Husky guard from further out to give some perspective. Very cool ideas for sure.

Reply to 2012 Honda KYB Spring Forks for sale 6/27/2021 9:32 AM

still interested - just trying to get a bike for these now!! Thank for the note back on the springs etc.

Reply to 2020 250 XC TPI Moto conversion 6/26/2021 9:59 PM

I put the black tank off of a 2017 250 SXF onto my 2019 300 TPI and I also had it on my 2017 350 XCF. Just for something fun to do and to have a back up tank. It was definitely much easier with the shorter fuel pump assembly. I tried to jam in my clear ... more »

Reply to If you could only pick one watch. US Supercross or Motocross and why. 6/25/2021 12:57 PM

Not even a close call for me. Having seen both .....MOTOCROSS ANY day of the week! So much more fun, walk around, see The riders take different parts of the track differently. Outside super great speed etc. etc. etc. Supercross is like any other event ... more »

Reply to Any vital members in Vermont or surrounding area that can help us transport a 2020 KX 25OF back to Canada? 6/23/2021 4:48 PM

Call up the folks at Cinelli (bakery equipment) over in Woodbridge and ask them who they use to transport equipment across the border. Etc. I used to work with them on quite a few deals down here in the states. They always seem to have some solid folks ... more »

Reply to New 2016 CRF450 $5,000 6/23/2021 9:07 AM

cool - my phone is four oh six. eight six one. 94. 35 Shoot me a text sometime so I have your contact info - I am going through in about 2-3 weeks - on my way to Dallas, TX to and back - If it is still available - I would be pretty interested . thanks ... more »

Reply to New 2016 CRF450 $5,000 6/22/2021 10:33 PM

Do you have a clear title for the bike or the mco etc. thanks.

Reply to Gaerne sg12 v.s. tcx comp Evo fitment 5/28/2021 8:31 PM

The new boots! Lol. Text to talk. Brrrrrp

Reply to Gaerne sg12 v.s. tcx comp Evo fitment 5/28/2021 8:29 PM

Hey there, I have been wearing the SG 12 boots for about the last 10 years or so. Absolutely and thoroughly love them. Quality and all of that of course is damn near perfect. So I just wanted to talk about the size a little bit I wear a true size 9 tennis ... more »

Reply to 2012 Honda KYB Spring Forks for sale 5/26/2021 1:23 PM

can you tell me - on the spring rate - what weight and level were they set up for etc? On that machine work on the tops - Do I need to use any kind of shim etc in the stock triple clamps. 2013 CRF450R etc. Thank you. - johney

Reply to To trade: WP Xplore forks for AER forks 1/16/2021 4:24 AM

Sent you an email. Thank you. Johney