The Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch celebrated thirty years as the nation’s premier amateur MX event. In the November 2011 issue of Racer X Illustrated, we cover the 2011 LL experience. We also go in-depth with Ricky Carmichael, check out the new Monstercross, and look at the new additions to the 2011 X Games. These and more are featured in the November issue of RXI, and the digital edition is now available for only $9.98!
In August, the Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch celebrated thirty years as the nation’s premier amateur MX event. Here’s a look at the class of 2011. Page 112.
THE WHITE ALBUM
We recruited the Vurb Moto team to set up a photo booth just beyond the Loretta Lynn’s podium. If you’ve ever wanted to know, this is what winning feels like. Page 128.
THE BEGINNING OF ALL TIME
In this in-depth interview, Ricky Carmichael discusses his 1997 AMA 125cc Motocross Championship season—the one that started it all. Page 140.
On October 15, Feld Motor Sports is bringing a new variation of stadium motocross to Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium—and they’re bringing a million bucks with them! Page 154.
THE GOOD, THE BAD & THE ENDUROCROSS
With the more traditional Super X event off the schedule, the 2011 edition of ESPN’s X Games turned to something more offbeat— and off-road. Page 166.
Racer X Managing Editor “Bad” Billy Ursic crossed the Atlantic and ended up in another world: the singular Dutch music-and-moto festival known as the Zwarte Cross. Page 180.