Wienen-ATVMX-off-road-7-29-13BUCHANAN, Mich. - The 2013 Mtn. Dew ATV Motocross National Championship Series, sanctioned by AMA, has been filled with action packed racing and full of excitement. This weekend RedBud MX in Buchanan, Mich. hosted Round 9 of the 10-race series and it proved to be no different as the series crowned Chad Wienen the 2013 Pro National Champion after going 1-1 for the overall win of the weekend.

After going 1-1 for the day, Wienen not only took his eighth overall win of the season but secured his second consecutive National Championship a round early aboard his Wienen Motorsports SSi Walsh Yamaha presented by Maxxis Tires & Team Vollmer machine.

Casey-Martin-ATV-MX-7-22-13MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – At the end of each season, the Rookie of the Year is awarded to the highest placing rookie in the AMA Pro ATV class. With only two rounds remaining in the 2013 Mtn. Dew ATV Motocross National Championship, sanctioned by AMA, the battle for Rookie of the Year has been as enticing as the championship chase.

A rider is eligible to receive this esteemed award if he is in his first full year of competition in the ATV Pro MX circuit. The rider who scores the most championship points in the AMA Pro division is award Rookie of the Year.

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association congratulates the 252 AMA Regional Motocross Champions who will lead the race for AMA national titles this July 29 through Aug. 4 at the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships at the Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tenn.

“The journey toward an AMA National Motocross Championship is long, brutal and intensely competitive,” said AMA Director of Racing Joe Bromley. “This August, that journey will culminate at Loretta Lynn’s when 36 national champions claim their AMA national No. 1 plates.”

Renthal has officially opened up their Rider Support program for 2012.  2012 will see Renthal’s 24th year of their support program in the USA which has seen so many of the sport’s elite stars come up through.

Renthal has been involved with supporting riders at the amateur level longer than any of our competitors and our handlebars and chainwheels have won more national championships than all of them combined.  We understand the importance of offering support at the grassroots level and that having a direct connection between the racers who use our products and us is imperative.

To apply for sponsorship with Renthal, you must visit our dedicated sponsorship website at www.renthalsupport.com, which allows you to upload all your information directly from our support site and attach a resume in Word or PDF format.  For those riders who are a member of the Hookit website, you can visit our homepage at http://www.hookit.com/members/renthal/home/ for up to date information and news.

Sponsorships are available for all disciplines of riding, so whether you ride MX, Offroad, ATV, Roadrace or anything in between, we’re looking for riders to represent us in a professional manner on and off the track.

GoPro has been releasing footage of action from the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross series this season all shot with GoPro HD Hero cameras. In its newest installation, this video covers the 6th round of Motocross action from the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross at Redbud in Buchanan, MI.

Watch highlights of your favorite MX athletes, including exclusive GoPro helmet cam footage from Nick Wey, Shane Sewell, Michael Byrne, Kyle Cunningham, Alex Martin, and Scott Champion as they tear up the track at Redbud!

Check out the video below:

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James Stewart, previous James “Bubba” Stewart, had been recovering from an injury he suffered back in January. With doctors telling him that it’s possible he might not be able to race again, he sought out some new career options.

If you watch the video, it’s clear his God-given talent is on a bike, but his artwork may have a shot.