Booker has surgery on broken back

Husqvarna's Jordan Booker has had surgery on his spine following a crash while riding at Fatcats Motopark in Doncaster yesterday. The MVR-D team rider went down hard and broke his L1 vertebra and sternum and bruised his lungs. Luckily the broken bone in his back was away from the spinal chord

Canada Heights spill forces Major to quit

British championship MX1 privateer Patrick Major has decided to quit racing following his horrendous get-off at the Canada Heights British championship recently. He banged his head hard and suffered shoulder injuries in a crash that was captured on a phone and sent the internet into meltdown. He has posted the

Irish duo top Desertmartin British championship

Buildbase Honda’s local heroes Graeme Irwin and Martin Barr produced dominant performances to top the MX1 and MX2 podiums at round five of the Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship at Desertmartin on Sunday. The two Irish riders went into their home round of the series determined to win and both

Sad death of SMX boss Tony Ford

One of Britain's best-known motocross race organisers, Tony Ford of Southern Motocross, has passed away. The news was broken by his son Anthony who posted: "Despite his usual efforts to fight hard and beat whatever he was up against, I'm devastated to say that Dad (the original Tony Ford, Mr Southern

Pocock dedicates MX National win to Lenoir

Mel Pocock raced to an emotional double win at round three of the Michelin MX Nationals at Hawkstone Park on Sunday. Following the tragic death of his friend and training partner Steven Lenoir six days earlier, Mel’s #119 front number plate was decked out in the French national colours. Organisers

Kullas faces fitness fight for Desertmartin

Husky ace Harri Kullas faces a battle to be fit for Sunday's Desertmartin round of the Maxxis British championship after breaking his right collarbone four weeks ago. Kullas is currently second in the MX2 championship, 30 points behind Ben Watson and is also tenth in the MX1 championship despite missing

Apico 2-Stroke Festival is go!

Where: Sellindge, Kent. When: August 5-6 2017. More details from: www.2strokefestival.com A brand new motocross festival for anyone who loves two-strokes will burst into life in Kent on August 5-6 this year. The Apico 2-Stroke Festival is to be held at the old-school track at Sellindge to bring together racers, fans and

Honda duo dominate Hawkstone MX Nationals

Graeme Irwin and Martin Barr finished first and second overall as Buildbase Honda dominated the Pro MX1 class at round three of the Michelin MX Nationals at Hawkstone Park on Sunday. Leading his team-mate by 16 points after overall victories at the opening two rounds, defending champion Graeme kept his 100

Riders pay tribute to Lenoir

Hundreds of riders paid an emotional tribute to Steven Lenoir at the Hawkstone Park MX Nationals today, just six days after the Frenchman dies following a crash in France. It was an emotional sight as riders and fans gathered behind four of his bikes on the start line prior to the