RUMORS, GOSSIP & UNFOUNDED TRUTHS: THE BRAVE NEW WORLD OF SUPERCROSS STARTS ON SATURDAY

RUMORS, GOSSIP & UNFOUNDED TRUTHS: THE BRAVE NEW WORLD OF SUPERCROSS STARTS ON SATURDAY

There was a time in American motocross when every teenage racer knew he had to pronounce Joel Robert’s name with the proper Flemish accent. To be in-the-know, you had to say “Joe-el Row-bear” or suffer ridicule from your friends. But fame and Flemish are fleeting things. Of course, a six-time 250 World Champion like Joel Robert will never be truly forgotten, but the glory does fade with each new generation of motocross fans. In memory of Joel, who died of a heart attack on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, MXA wanted to go back to a happier time with Joel—not to …
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