Here’s a funny story out of Arizona about how Willie Bloomquist’s teammates like to take
advantage of his temper.
Poulsbo’s supercross star Ryan Villopoto is close to winning
South Kitsap product Aaron Cunningham is in the running for a bench spot in Cleveland.
South Kitsap’s Jason Hammel is in Baltimore this year, and his last
spring training start went well.
Poulsbo’s Ryan Villopoto is starting to generate some national
buzz with his riding on the AMA Supercross Series.
Check out this story in SI.com.
Poulsbo’s Ryan Villopoto was the main feature in
Supercross.com’s mid-season report. Villopoto leads the series
standings after missing nearly all of last season due to
You can read about it here.
Poulsbo’s Ryan Villopoto
took advantage of a late crash to move from third to first
during the AMA Supercross at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on
Saturday night. It was his third win of the season and left him 10
points ahead of James Stewart in the points race at the halfway
point of the season.
Here’s a photo of Villopoto at the finish line.
Ryan Villopoto of Poulsbo is leading the AMA Motocross standings
and will look to capture his second victory in three races this
Villopoto and the rest of the field will race at Dodger Stadium
You can read the rest of the L.A. preview story here.
|AMA Supercross Championship Points
|Ryan Villopoto, 47
|James Stewart, 45
|Ryan Dungey, 38
|Trey Canard, 38
|Chad Reed, 34
|Brett Metcalfe, 26
|Andrew Short, 25
|Kyle Chisholm, 22
|Ivan Tedesco, 21
|Justin Braytin, 20
Here’s an Associated Press story mentioning Poulsbo’s Ryan
Ryan Villopoto made a huge statement in the season-opening
Supercross race in Anaheim over the weekend. The Kawasaki rider and
Poulsbo native won his 10th career race and first since breaking
his leg is a race at St. Louis in April. Read more about his
Check out some photos of Villopoto’s main event victory
The tour moves to Chase Field in Phoenix (Saturday, Jan. 15) for
the next race. Seattle’s stop at Qwest Field is April 16.
The 2011 Supercross season starts next month and Poulsbo’s Ryan
Villopoto is one of the three or four best in the sport. But Ryan
Dungey, the rookie who took advantage of injuries to Villopoto and
James Stewart, is the guy to beat. Read the story
Here’s a profile of Dungey,
featured in ESPN The Magazine as one of the breakthrough athletes
poised to shine in 2011.
You can read more about that here.
Villopoto, one of the superstars of Supercross, has a Kawasaki
teammate for the 2011 season.
Kawasaki recently signed Jake Weimer to run with Villopto in the
450 class. Weimer was one of the top riders in the 250 circuit.
With bikes sales down, the economy is taking a toll on a lot of
the teams, who are opting to go with one star and a less expensive
Here’s the lineups of some of the other factory teams:
Honda: Signed Trey Canard earlier, and added
Josh Grant as the backup.
L&M: James Stewart is the hotdog with Kyle
Regal in the support role.
Suzuki: Ryan Dungey’s the main man with Brett
Metcalfe the backup.
Yamaha: Tommy Hahn and Kyle Chisholm.
Toyota/JGRMX: Davi Millsaps and Justin
KTM: Andrew Short and Mike Alessi (motocross
Villopoto was at
Dodger Stadium last week, trying to explain what it’s like to
race on a new track. The venue will host a Supercross race on Jan.
22. Villopoto won seven races a year ago before suffering a broken
leg that ended his season.