Racer X  Injury Report: Millville

Racer X Injury Report Millville

July 15, 2011 12:30pm
Jeff Alessi – Foot
Comment: Had to undergo yet another surgery on his injured foot and will be out the entire motocross season.

Jason Anderson- Misc.
Comment: Family issues have sidelined Anderson for the last two nationals but he’ll be back at Millville according to his team manager Dave Gowland

Matt Boni – Tib/Fib
Comment: Crashed at the Dallas SX and sustained a compound fracture to his tibia and fibula in one of his legs. Told us that he will be able to return to racing in September.

Jarred Browne – Collarbone
Comment:  Says Jarred: “I’ve been riding for about a month but my wrist is taking a lot longer than expected to get its strength back. I want to be 100 percent ready when I come back and that probably won't be until Unadilla.”

Trey Canard – Femur
Comment: Canard has been back riding and will make his return to the track this weekend in Millville.

Canard makes his return to racing this weekend at Millville.
Photo: Simon Cudby

Kyle Chisholm – Misc.
Comment: Kyle is still recovering from his crash at the Houston SX where he bruised a lung. According to his team, “He is still having problems breathing and getting 100 percent healthy so he will sit out some races to continue to recover.”

Simon Cudby – Shoulder
Comment: Injured his shoulder in a mountain bike accident two weeks ago. Scheduled for surgery in two weeks from now and will have his arm immobilized for six weeks. Fortunately, his trigger finger survived the endo unscathed.

Jimmy DeCotis- Elbow
Comment: Dislocated elbow at the Seattle SX. Team manager Mike LaRocco told us that Jimmy hopes to get released to start riding next week and that he probably won’t race till Unadilla at the earliest.

Shane Durham – Knee
Comment: Tore his ACL in the first moto at High Point. Still riding but isn’t sure if he’ll do any more nationals this summer.

Cody Gilmore – Shoulder
Comment: Dislocated his shoulder in his heat race in Seattle and suffered a slight tear in his labrum. The healing process stalled so he had surgery recently to have his labrum fixed, so he'll be out all summer.

Gavin Gracyk – Knee
Comment: Had a full ACL repair. “In a few weeks I will be at the three-month mark and will then be able to start doing much more intense training on the knee,” Gavin told us recently. “Looks like I will be able to begin riding in mid- to late-August.”

Simon Cudby will miss at least six weeks after a mountain bike accident.

Jared Hicks – Arm
Comment: The Rock River Powersports rider broke his arm in qualifying at Budds Creek and will be out for the rest of the season.

Josh Hill – Various
Comment: Josh Hill is still laid up from his injury last year while he was practicing for the X-Games. He signed with the Hart & Huntington Kawasaki team for 2011 and 2012 but the injuries prevented him from racing the 2011 season. Hill underwent another surgery recently and is hoping to get back on the bike in the next month or two with an eye to come back for the 2012 supercross series.

PJ Larsen – Wrist
Comment: “Everything is looking good to race Millville. I just had to get my wrist stronger, a lot stronger!”

Davi Millsaps - Knee
Comment: Millsaps will miss Millville due to a knee injury sustained during the second moto at RedBud. Millsaps is expected to return at Washougal.

Ryan Morais – Hip
Comment: Had surgery on his hip after supercross and is expected to return at Unadilla.

Marvin Musquin – Thumb
Comment: Suffered a compound fracture of his thumb after this first-turn crash with Justin Barcia at the Freestone National. According to KTM, he’s back on the bike and this is his second week riding and his thumb is getting better every day but is still pretty sore and painful when he rides. He is expected to return at Washougal.

Millsaps will miss Millville after hurting his knee at RedBud.
Photo: Andrew Fredrickson

Weston Peick – Head
Comment: Hard crashes at both Budds Creek and Thunder Valley has sidelined Weston until Millville.

Austin Stroupe – Shoulder
Comment: You may not see Austin this summer. His shoulder injury from last year was still nagging, so he went under the knife after supercross. He’s recently started riding again and hopes to make the last three nationals.

Jason Thomas – Knee
Comment: The BTOSports.com/BBMX Suzuki rider underwent ACL surgery and hopes to be back in the fall.

Ivan Tedesco – Hip/Knee
Comment: Underwent hip and knee surgery. Off the bike till September.

Blake Wharton – Shoulder
Comment: Underwent surgery and will be sidelined for the remainder of the summer.

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