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Nominees Announced for 2017 AMA Championship Banquet Awards

| 11 December 2017 2:19 pm
Nominees Announced for 2017 AMA Championship Banquet Awards

AMA Championship Banquet Hilton Downtown Columbus Courtesy of the American Motorcyclist Association Photo by Jeff Guciardo/American Motorcyclist Association COLUMBUS, OH, DEC. 8, 2017 The American Motorcyclist Association has announced the nominees for the 2017 AMA Championship Banquet Awards. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that excelled in AMA-sanctioned competition and recreational activity in 2017. “The […]

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Briar Bauman and J.D. Beach to Represent USA in 2017 Superprestigio Dirt Track

| 27 November 2017 11:47 am
Briar Bauman and J.D. Beach to Represent USA in 2017 Superprestigio Dirt Track

Superprestigio Dirt Track Courtesy of American Flat Track BARCELONA, SPAIN, NOV. 24, 2017 American Flat Track competitors Briar Bauman and J.D. Beach will represent the USA in the fifth international Superprestigio Dirt Track event in Barcelona, Spain, on December 16, 2017. The prestigious invitations to Bauman and Beach come on the heels of news that […]

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Tom White, Motorcycle Ambassador Extraordinaire, Passes Away at 68

| 4 November 2017 1:35 pm
Tom White, Motorcycle Ambassador Extraordinaire, Passes Away at 68

Tom White, R.I.P. Courtesy of American Flat Track Photo by Brian J. Nelson/American Flat Track VILLA PARK, CA, NOV. 2, 2017 The motorcycling world lost a leading light and a great man when legendary racer, businessman, AMA Hall of Famer and philanthropist Tom White succumbed to cancer at his Villa Park, California, home on November […]

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Motorcycle Industry Icon Tom White Passes Away at 68

| 4 November 2017 1:33 pm
Motorcycle Industry Icon Tom White Passes Away at 68

Tom White, R.I.P. Courtesy of Judy Whitson/Trailblazers News Photo by Mitch Friedman VILLA PARK, CA, NOV. 2, 2017 Tom White, famed motorcycle racer, business owner, philanthropist and historian, has passed away after a courageous battle against cancer. He was 68. Tom was raised near the ocean in Huntington Beach, California, where he grew up surfing […]

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Dates Announced for 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

| 26 October 2017 3:08 pm
Dates Announced for 2018 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Courtesy of the American Motorcyclist Association LEXINGTON, OH, OCT. 25, 2018 The American Motorcyclist Association has announced that next year’s premier celebration of Vintage motorcycling, AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, will be held July 6 through 8, 2018, at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. “AMA […]

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Mees Does It Again on Day Two!

| 26 October 2017 2:27 pm
Mees Does It Again on Day Two!

Eddie Mulder’s West Coast Dirt Track Series Day 2: Joey Brown Memorial Race at Willow Springs Walt James Stadium Story and Photos by Karen Gould/Checkered Flag Photography ROSAMOND, CA, OCT. 1, 2017 This was day two of Eddie Mulder’s West Coast Dirt Track Series at Willow Springs. Sunday morning began with the riders and families […]

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Mees Takes the Pro Win at Willow!

| 19 October 2017 2:25 pm
Mees Takes the Pro Win at Willow!

Eddie Mulder’s West Coast Dirt Track Series Day 1: Willow Springs Walt James Stadium Story and Photos by Karen Gould/Checkered Flag Photography ROSAMOND, CA, SEPT. 30, 2017 For more than 20 years, Eddie and Jodi Mulder have put their hearts and souls into bringing spectacular racing to venues throughout California. This year, all of their […]

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What’s Happening This Weekend

| 27 September 2017 3:03 pm
What’s Happening This Weekend

This Weekend’s Motorcycle Events Courtesy of Judy Whitson/Trailblazers News SEPT. 27, 2017 Here are some of the events happening this weekend in California, and beyond…! Glen Helen Raceway On Saturday, September 30, there will be an REM MX event and practice, and a Lucas Oil Regional Off-Road round at Glen Helen Raceway in San Bernardino, […]

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Willow Springs Joey Brown Memorial Doubleheader is On!

| 25 September 2017 11:48 am
Willow Springs Joey Brown Memorial Doubleheader is On!

West Coast Dirt Track Series Joey Brown Memorial at Willow Springs International Raceway Story and Photo by Karen Gould/Checkered Flag Photography ROSAMOND, CA, SEPT. 24, 2017 The West Coast Dirt Track Series will be holding its annual Willow Springs three-eighths-mile weekend this year on September 30 and October 1, and honoring longtime dirt-track pioneer, friend […]

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Sammy Tanner and Ronnie Jones to be “Bookend” Grand Marshals at AFT Final at the So Cal Fair

| 20 September 2017 2:00 pm
Sammy Tanner and Ronnie Jones to be “Bookend” Grand Marshals at AFT Final at the So Cal Fair

AFT American Flat Track Series Final Round: The Southern California Fair at Perris Auto Speedway Courtesy of the Southern California Fair PERRIS, CA, JULY 29, 2017 Sammy Tanner Carl Wuersch, CEO of the Southern California Fair, is pleased to announce that legendary motorcycle racer Sammy Tanner has been named Grand Marshal of the American Flat […]

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Daytona TT to Kick Off 2018 AFT Season on March 15

| 19 September 2017 2:29 pm
Daytona TT to Kick Off 2018 AFT Season on March 15

AFT American Flat Track Series Daytona International Speedway Courtesy of Daytona International Speedway and American Flat Track Photo by Brian J. Nelson/American Flat Track DAYTONA BEACH, FL, SEPT. 19, 2017 American Flat Track is pleased to announce its return to Daytona International Speedway’s legendary tri-oval for the second annual Daytona TT on Thursday, March 15, […]

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Mid-America Speedway to Host Rounds 8 and 9 of the 2017 AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championships

| 25 July 2017 9:36 am
Mid-America Speedway to Host Rounds 8 and 9 of the 2017 AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championships

AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championship Rounds 8-9: Mid-America Speedway at the Marion County Fairgrounds By Mike “Stu” Stuhler Photo by Mike “Stu” Stuhler/Stu’s Shots INDIANAPOLIS, IN, JULY 24, 2017 Mid-America Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana, is getting ready to host rounds eight and nine of the 2017 AMA Vintage Dirt Track National Championship Series on […]

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AMA Thanks Those Who Contributed to the Success of Vintage Motorcycle Days

| 19 July 2017 1:46 pm
AMA Thanks Those Who Contributed to the Success of Vintage Motorcycle Days

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Courtesy of the American Motorcyclist Association LEXINGTON, OH, JULY 17, 2017 Tens of thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts from across the country gathered to enjoy three days of vintage-motorcycle racing, product displays and demo rides, bike shows, seminars, a bustling marketplace, entertainment and camaraderie at the Mid-Ohio Sports […]

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Get Ready for the Joey Brown Memorial Doubleheader!

| 14 July 2017 12:39 pm
Get Ready for the Joey Brown Memorial Doubleheader!

The Joey Brown Memorial Doubleheader by Eddie Mulder Ltd. Willow Springs International Raceway By Jodi Mulder File photos by Karen Gould/Checkered Flag Photography ROSAMOND, CA, JULY 12, 2017 The West Coast Dirt Track Series will be holding its annual Willow Springs three-eighths-mile weekend this year on September 30 and October 1. The event will honor […]

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Petton Takes the 250cc DTX Title

| 9 July 2017 2:11 pm
Petton Takes the 250cc DTX Title

Rider Update: Travis Petton IV Story by Rodney Rutherford Photo provided by the Petton Family QUAIL VALLEY, CA, JULY 8, 2017 The Yamaha bLUcRU rang the top bell of the box three times at the 2017 American Motorcyclist Association’s Dirt Track Grand Championship. Travis Petton IV did his share, leaving with the number-one plate in […]

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Two Titles for Grant Holmes

| 9 July 2017 2:08 pm
Two Titles for Grant Holmes

Rider Update: Grant Holmes Story by Rodney Rutherford Photos provided by Bryan Holmes QUAIL VALLEY, CA, JULY 8, 2017 The Yamaha bLUcRU had their stables fully stocked and ready to rock at the 2017 American Motorcyclist Association’s Dirt Track Grand Championship. Grant Holmes was one of those riders. Hailing from Porterville, California, the 12-year-old has […]

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