When DNA Shred Stix/Yamaha/Star’s recently signed Nico Izzi suffered compound fractures of his heels last year, there was some speculation that the injuries might even be career-ending. Obviously, that was not the case and Nico is in California on his new ride testing away this week as he prepares for the upcoming supercross season. Nico will tell his us about his struggles after the injury and the difficult path back to the starting gate.
Austin Stroupe had a rough summer after breaking his hip at Hangtown which was made worse by the rumors and speculation that surrounded his absence while recovering. Austin will have the opportunity to tell the story in his own words tonight and also give us the latest on the news that he signed with Factory Suzuki.
Pro Circuit’s Jake Weimer is fast becoming one of our favorite guests to have on with his quick wit and unique sense of humor. "Oscar Mayer" Weimer had a great year that was topped off with a win at the prestigious Motocross des Nations, and yes I said “des.” It will be interesting to hear his take after having a few weeks for it to all soak in.
Troy Lee Racing’s David Pingree was able to see an entirely new side of racing last year as team manager and is trying to apply all that he learned to this season. The buck stops with Ping and he will give us an update on their silly season as Anaheim is quickly approaching.
Don’t forget to check out Vurb’s EPIC motocross movie that is garnering rave reviews throughout the industry. You can view the trailer and order your copy at www.vurbmoto.com/epic.
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