R.I.P. Eigo Sato

Racer X is saddened to report the passing of FMXer Eigo Sato. While details on the matter are still uncertain, unofficial reports indicate that he passed away while under rotating a backflip. Sato had previously performed at Red Bull X-Fighters and the X Games, and was a big proponent of freestyle motocross in his native Japan.

Everyone at Racer X sends our condolences to the family and friends of Sato. Godspeed.