Top 10 Motocross Riders of All Time
Motocross is probably one of the most dangerous and adventurous sports prevailing in the world. It is said all over the world that motocross evolved from the motorcycle trials competitions held in USA .This game really needs a lot of guts and passion for the players to prove themselves. Although it is not a very common game for all the countries but nowadays it has become very popular. Many other branches of motocross like Freestyle Motocross, Supermoto, Supercross, Side jeeps and mini Motocross has originated from the main game. If you are a motocross lover then surely you will have the information about players all over the world. But for them this article has been written to get amazing facts about the all time greatest motocross players those who have proved themselves with all the ability.
Motocross Riders of all Time
Ricky Charmichael: Always known for his commitment in fitness and preparation. Ricky Charmichael is regarded as the all time greatest motocross racer in the world. He is an American and resides in Florida. He age is about 34 years.
James Stewart (Bubba): James is also an American Motocross racer. He was introduced to motocross by his father a renowned motocross enthusiasts and he entered into first race when he was 4 years of age. He has a nick name of Bubba.
Stefan Everts: He is the holder of many motocross records still now. He is the son of well known motocross racer Harry Everts. He is from Belgium and has retired from motocross racing in 2006. He was awarded as the Belgian sportsman of the year for 5 years (2001-2004 and 2006).
Jeremy McGrath: He was the king of supercross in 90’s. He was very famous for his tricks while jumping during the race. He is still competitive in various types of motorcycle racing and occasionally tries his hand in stock car racing. Jeremy is 42 years of age and resides in San Francisco, California.
Bob Hannah: Robert Hannah also known as Bob Hannah was one of the most successful motocross racers in American history. He was given the title of ‘Hurricane’. He stepped into this arena when he was just 19 years old in the year 1976. He then retired from motocross in 1985. He is currently 57.
Roger De Coster: Roger was a Belgian motocross world champion and currently he is the manager of motocross team in America. He was very popular for his smooth and controlled riding style. He was awarded with Motorsports Hall of Fame of America in 1994.
Jeff Ward: Nicknamed as ‘The Flying Frickle’, ward was the first motocross rider to win every major AMA motocross Championship. He was born in a Scottish family in 1961. Afterwards he also moved in racing cars.
Jean Michael Bayle: Bayle was a French motorcycle racer. He is regarded as one of the successful riders of his time in both motocross and road racing. He has not retired yet till now and still competes in various racing competitions.
Ricky Johnson: Ricky is also a motocross racer of American origin. Afterwards he switched on to off road racing in which he again got a great success. He is still active in the racing arena and regarded as a racing expert.
Joel Robert: Joel is the eldest of all the motorcycle racer in the list above. He was one of the greatest of his times and regarded as one of the best motocross racers of all time. Amazingly he was said to be a natural racer as he didn’t receive any proper training from anyone during his whole lifetime.