2014 AMA Supercross Preview VideoWhen the New Year arrives, many look ahead to accomplishing all their resolutions. But for others, there are more important things happening, such as the start of the AMA Supercross championship.This year’s 17-round Monster Energy Supercross schedule begins Jan. 4 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, Calif.
And once again, the racing is expected to be tight on top as three-time AMA SX Champion Ryan Villopoto (Monster Energy Kawasaki) defends his title against rivals like Ryan Dungey (Red Bull KTM) and Davi Millsaps (JGR Suzuki). If Villopoto succeeds, he will joint Ricky Carmichael and Jeremy McGrath as a rider to win more than four AMA SX titles.This year also marks something new for fans – the entire Monster Energy Supercross season will air live on Fox Sports.FOX Sports 1 will air 13 races live and Fox Sports 2 will air four races live, in addition to every race re-airing on FOX Sports 2. The live Monster Energy Supercross programming on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports 2 also includes live coverage on the authenticated FOX Sports Go app.Attached above is a video trailer previewing the season. For additional information on the series, visit SupercrossOnline.com.
This week, Senior Editor Nic de Sena rides the all new Ducati Monster. Big changes have been made by Ducati–has the company ruined the considerable heritage of the iconic Monster–or are the changes worth it? In the second part of the show, we chat with Nick Ienatsch, Founder and Head Instructor at the Yamaha Champions Riding School. He says: “We aim to change your riding life by introducing you to Champions Habits: The techniques, approaches, skills, and the mindsets of the best riders in the world. These Champions Habits are the foundation of safety and consistency to whatever speed you ride, in any venue on any bike. Street riders, this is just as much for you as track riders. The best way to make safe riders is to make good riders.“ We hope you enjoy this episode!