Articles Posted in the " Jake Weimer " Category

  • Freestone Motocross: Pre-Race Stats

    Freestone Motocross: Pre-Race Stats

    2011 AMA Motocross

    Round 2 of the 2011 AMA Motocross Championship gets underway at Freestone Raceway, Wortham, Texas, tonight, with two riders leading the 450cc grid – Two Two Motorsports Honda’s Chad Reed and Rockstar Maktia Suzuki’s Ryan Dungey.

  • 2011 Kawasaki KX250F | Review

    2011 Kawasaki KX250F | Review

    2011 KX250F Review

    One could argue that the development of motocross bikes in the ’00s proceeded at a less-than-rapid pace. Certainly, the bikes showed improvements, but we did not see the developmental leaps that we saw from the riders themselves, who continued to be quite innovative-Bubba Scrub, anyone?

  • Thor & Volcom: Supercross Winning Gear

    Thor & Volcom: Supercross Winning Gear

    Motocross Gear

    With the 2011 AMA Supercross season just underway, Thor has announced the arrival of two limited edition releases to begin the year.

    Monster Energy Kawasaki riders Ryan Villopoto and Jake Weimer unveiled both sets of gear last weekend at Anaheim 1 during the opening round of the 2011 Monster Energy SX season.

  • Jake Weimer again! Supercross Lites San Diego

    Jake Weimer again! Supercross Lites San Diego

    SX Race Report

    Kawasaki rider Jake Weimer brought home his fourth win in five races at a muddy Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. With just one short practice and a deteriorating racetrack, the 22-year-old claimed the Supercross Lites victory and extended his points lead to 26 with just three races remaining in the West Coast season.

    The consistent rain made for a long day at the track as the teams waited nearly six hours for practice to start. The track crew did a good job keeping the track in good shape as it improved with each session.

  • Jake Weimer Supercross Lites San Diego | Interview

    Jake Weimer Supercross Lites San Diego | Interview

    Weimer Interview Video

    Jake Weimer speaks with Ashley Phillips after his fourth win of the season here at Round 5 of the 2010 AMA Supercross Lites Season in San Diego. Last weekend Weimer finished second to Trey Canard; the only non-win of his dominate 2010 Supercross Lites Championship run. Weimer has now won 4 of 5 wins in 2010. Jake Weimer continues to sit 1st in the points at 122 with Trey Canard in second with 96 and Wil Hahn with 94 points as he closes in on the Western Lites Championship.

  • Jake Weimer motivated for San Diego

    Jake Weimer motivated for San Diego

    Monster Energy / Pro Circuit / Kawasaki is preparing for the penultimate round in California as the Western Region of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Lites Series heads to Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego this Saturday. Jake Weimer has been putting in laps on the practice track and is poised to step up on to the podium Saturday night.

  • Jake Weimer tangles in SF Supercross Lites

    Jake Weimer tangles in SF Supercross Lites

    Kawasaki’s Jake Weimer grabbed his fourth straight podium finishing runner-up at AT&T Park in San Francisco. After winning the first three races of the season, Weimer build a solid points cushion and with Saturday’s second place finish Weimer holds a 16 point lead in the championship standings.

    Rain during the week meant the dirt inside the stadium was soft adding a level of difficulty to the track. Even though the weather on Saturday was clear, if a little chilly, there schedule was cut short giving Weimer only one timed practice session.

  • Jake Weimer streaks through Anaheim 2

    Jake Weimer streaks through Anaheim 2

    Kawasaki rider Jake Weimer had another great night at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California as he won his heat race and the Supercross Lites main event for the third straight week. Weimer’s Supercross Lites victory at Anaheim 2 marks his third win of the season as well as his fourth win in the last five races at Angel Stadium.

    With all the rain in Southern California in the week leading up to the Supercross, Weimer could have easily taken some time off before heading to the races.

  • Jake Weimer does Phoenix Supercross Lites right

    Jake Weimer does Phoenix Supercross Lites right

    Kawasaki’s Jake Weimer won for the second straight week in the Supercross Lites class, this time in dramatic fashion as he took the lead with just a little more than one lap to go at Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. His teammate Josh Hansen rocketed out to the main event hole shot, but crashed in the second corner. After a stop in the mechanics area, Hansen rejoined the race and finished 20th.

    Jake Weimer’s race didn’t start the way he wanted, but a late race charge moved him from a podium position to the top of the box.