This Week's Birthdays

August 30, 2009 3:41pm | by:
  • Eric Sorby
  • Ezra Lusk
  • Ernesto Fonseca
  • Ronnie Tichenor
August 30: French motocrosser Eric Sorby is not afraid to trade paint with another rider. Sorby has thrilled us over the years with his take-outs and block passes at several supercrosses.

August 30: California-based off-road veteran Brian Garrahan

August 30: Racer X Production Manager Julie Kramer

August 31: Ezra Lusk was one of the only guys who pressured McGrath for the Supercross championships in the late-nineties. But injuries took a toll, and Ezra retired at an early age.

August 31: Live Nation's media man, Denny Hartwig

August 31: Team Suzuki Race Team Technical Specialist, Ian Harrison

September 1: Fast 50's Craig Mason

September 1: Pro Action's Brian Roth

September 1: FMX rider Jeff Fehr

September 2: Tommy Clowers is one of the pioneers of Freestyle. Clowers has several X Games medals and was the first to master the step-up.

September 2: Longtime Indiana racer and announcer Larry Witmer

September 2:
Vestal Watch's Peyton Kelly

September 3: Team Honda's Ernesto Fonseca will always be fan favorite and inspires everyone he meets. Ernie is still involved with Answer Racing with gear development and brand image direction.

September 3: Red Bull's Jeremy Malott

September 4: In 1987, Ronnie Tichenor won the 125 East Supercross title. Team Suzuki then moved RT up to the 250 class and he would go to battle with the likes of Lechien, Johnson, and Wardy. Today, Ronnie teaches many of the young talents that come out of the state of Florida.

September 4: DeCal Works Janeen Sarto-Joynt

September 5:
FMX Rider Derek Burlew