Have you made plans for the weekend after Christmas, how about heading up to the North Shore of Lake Tahoe. Get a little skiing or boarding in, or maybe some play time in the casinos, and then come check out the Holiday Fundraiser for American Forests presented by our amazing sponsor TEXAS TEA LUBES. TEXAS TEA has built their brand on the basis of providing the best quality products that help protect our environment. 1% of all their product sales go to the American Forests and this fundraiser is to raise awareness and give a little more. You can come watch a couple of great films and hang out with us and the awesome riders from Alpine Assassins, Lawlor Bros Freeride and Tom Way Ultra4/King of the Hammers Racer. All proceeds are donated, pre-purchase tickets at http://www.texastealubes.com/Products_O5D4.html
One of the three well-known California road racing clubs; AFM offers a place where you can participate in races, watch as a spectator, or even take part as a turn-worker on the course. There are competition classes for almost all motorcycles; you can race what you own, build a bike specifically for racing, or maybe even pick up a pre-set-up bike through member want ads. Competing in expert club racing can be used to qualify for a pro racing license. Explore the website for further information.
Women race with the men?
Yes, races are structured by bike size. Women race in the same classes as men that have the same sized bike. However, there is a growing interest among women in racing , so many racing clubs have added a women’s class to encourage the ladies to give it a try.
Formed in 2001, SMUSA is now the premier Pro/Am supermoto series in the country. Many of the well known American road racers such as Bobby Fong, Joey Pascarella, Cameron Beaubier, Elena Myers, Tyler O'Hara, Garrett Willis and others all competed in Supermoto USA's Nor Cal Championship where they developed their skills.
PC Dirt Track in Sacramento, Ca holds a series of the oldest and most traditional type of motorcycle racing, flat track - sometimes referred to as “dirt track” racing. A uniquely American type of motorcycle racing. Riders finesse their machines sideways through the turns, just inches apart from each other.
Since 1924, the AMA has protected the future of motorcycling and promoted the motorcycle lifestyle. AMA members come from all walks of life, and they navigate many different routes on their journey to the same destination: freedom on two wheels. The AMA sanctions more motorsports competition and motorcycle recreational events than any other organization in the world. No one who has ever seen an AMA Pro motorcycle race ever forgets it.