Are you stuck thinking about where to get dirt bike related items? Come on in, shop online and check out our featured products! Motocross is a form of motorcycle sport or all-terrain vehicle racing held on enclosed off road circuits. Motocross is derived from the French, and traces its origins to British scrambling competitions. The name “motocross” is a portmanteau derived from the words “Motorcycle” and “Cross Country”. BMX, or bicycle motocross, is the equivalent sport for non-motorized dirt bikes.
Do you ever catch yourself driving past perfectly manicured golf courses and all you can think about is whipping your dirt bike over the sand bunkers and engraving your Dunlop rear tire pattern onto the putting green? Yes, this kind of child-like mentality is common, even among some of us ‘fully grown’ men and women who are obsessed with riding these awesome things.
The father of the modern dirt bike is the British-made BSA, which was the leading dirt bike among American riders when motocross became popular in the United States in the late 1950s and 1960s.
Or maybe you’ve grown out of your younger, reckless days and you simply want to experience the freedom and adventure of riding through the bush, sand dunes and mountain trails with your mates or family? Well if either of the above scenarios resonates with you, you’ve found the right place.
If you love this crazy sport of dirt bike riding. Ever since I was a young kid I’ve always been obsessed with it and believed it has to be the coolest motorsport in the world. However, it requires time, practice, passion and usually a broken collar-bone or shattered ankle to become a good rider (or a fractured vertebrae in my case). Those factors are up to you and a bit of luck, but the basic ‘how to’ can be found right here.
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