This Week's Birthdays

August 16, 2009 9:01am | by:
  • Christophe Pourcel
  • Sebastien Tortelli
  • Billy Ursic
August 16: In 2009, Monster Energy/Pro Circuit Kawasaki's Christophe Pourcel has been on fire since the season started. He won the Lites West SX Championship, the Dave Coombs Sr. Shootout, and is tied for the lead with Ryan Dungey in the Lucas Oils Motocross Championship.

August 17:
GNCC competitor, Brandon Farnum

August 18:
Bridgestone’s Doug Schopinsky

August 19:
World Champion Sebastien Tortelli was always a top ranked rider after he came over to the US to fulfill his dream of racing against the best. Tortelli won some races, but injuries kept him on the sidelines as often as on the track.

August 19:
GNCC competitor Charles Mullins Sr. (who is also the father of factory FMF Suzuki racer Charles Mullins Jr.)

August 19:
Racer X’s Bad Billy Ursic is the man responsible for keeping the magazine in order each month. He is also a really fast local pro in District 5.

August 19:
Parts Unlimited's Rob Buydos

August 19:
Trackside Software’s John Dains

August 19:
Long time Racer X reader, everyday enthusiast, and local District 5 B rider, Chris Shearer

August 19:
A Racer X reader who is also know as the “Icon” among his peers, Dr. Chris Alexander

August 21:
Shock Doctor’s Andy "Waldo" Donahue

August 22:
Butler Brother MX's Forrest Butler

August 22: MotoTees’ Shannon Plank