Skip to main content
  1. Sports
  2. Recreation
  3. Action Sports

Exploring BMX: River City BMX

More than 200 riders arrived for Sunday morning racing at stop three on the 2010 Southern Series , River CIty BMX in Grants Pass, Oregon.   This was the first chance for most riders to get a look at the newly remodeled track and upcoming home of the 2010 Oregon State Championship races scheduled for September.


Following the ribbon cutting, the gate dropped on the pro-am.  Few riders dared tackle the new pro section but Christian "Motor" Cooper had the skills to take the #1 spot after three rounds.


The layers came off as the day wore on and the temperature went up.   One of the most popular vendors turned out to be the sno-cone booth.  Quite surprising since you could have made your own with real snow just the day before!


You can make a trip to try out the new Grants Pass track by heading south.  They offer weekly racing every Tuesday, Saturday, and once schools out, Thursday nights as well.

Comments

Advertisement

Sports

  • Stephen A. Smith apologizes
    Stephen A. Smith: Ray Rice rant was 'most egregious error of my career'
    Video
    Domestic Violence
  • Maria Kirilenko slideshow
    Feast your eyes on the former fiance of Alex Ovechkin: The newly-single Maria Kirilenko
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • New York Yankees fan returns lost Red Sox World Series ring to owner
    MLB News
  • Brees gets tested
    Saints Drew Brees says he has 10 years left in NFL, immediately gets drug tested
    NFL News
  • Bryan subdues burglar
    Former WWE champ Daniel Bryan holds down burglar with submission move
    Fight Sports
  • Grave defiler identified
    Die-hard Browns fan identified in Art Modell’s grave defiling video
    Crimes & Court