It’s at all times neat to see how our sport has developed over time and The Legends and Heroes Tour showcases simply that. This weekend on the A2 Anaheim Supercross, The Legends and Heroes Tour will honor racer David Pingree, who’s performed a pivotal function in shaping the motocross/supercross business into what it’s at this time, and we’ll be there dwell and in particular person. The tour additionally shows a plethora of moto-history with bikes, gear and different memorabilia that transport guests again in time via the historical past of the game. Positively one thing to take a look at in case you ever end up on the races.
Start Press Launch:
HOUSTON, TX – January 18, 2018 – The Legend and Heroes Tour, the one touring motocross and supercross museum within the nation, is happy to announce that they’ll Supercross and Motocross legend David Pingree this Saturday night time at spherical three of the Monster Vitality Supercross sequence in Anaheim, California.
The Tour stands behind the assumption that “We Don’t Go away Historical past Behind” and has stored the founding fathers, and moms, pure of their ideas by honoring the women and men that formed supercross and motocross into what it’s at this time. Every honoree receives a particular commemorative plaque throughout a particular podium presentation on the stadium flooring earlier than opening ceremonies.
About David Pingree
Rising up in Montana distant from the hustle and bustle of the SoCal motocross scene, few thought David Pingree would go on to perform the racing successes he did. In knowledgeable profession that spanned from 1993 to 2004 “Ping” was capable of rating 71 high 10 finishes in motocross and supercross competitors. His first win got here as a member of Mitch Payton’s Professional Circuit Kawasaki crew in San Jose, CA in 1995 and the final win of his profession got here in 2002 in Anaheim, CA as the primary American rider to win a supercross on a KTM. Throughout his profession, Pingree completed within the High 5 within the factors standings 5 occasions together with third total in 1995 and second total in 2000.
Following his supercross and motocross profession, Pingree discovered success in Supermoto racing profitable a number of races and an X-Video games medal alongside the way in which. His Supermoto profession transitioned right into a crew supervisor place with the Troy Lee Designs Racing crew the place he ran the crew for a number of years at its inception.
Right now Pingree is a Firefighter/Paramedic in California and continues to be part of motocross and supercross by writing columns and particular options as an Editor-at-Massive for RacerX.
With almost 5000 sq. ft of show house, the Legends and Heroes Tour is a particular must-see through the Pit Occasion at a supercross close to you. The cellular museum options walk-through show movies that enable our company the chance to make a journey again to again to the place the game started. The movies present the heroes of the game from the start of their careers to the races that made them well-known. New to the tour in 2018 is the Supercross Digital Actuality Station (SXVR) the place company can expertise the joys of supercross by way of VR expertise and really feel like they’re on the racetrack. Friends are additionally inspired to cease by early and choose up a complimentary copy of RacerX journal whereas provides final. And due to our native pals at every spherical, the Legends Tour options a number of the finest classic motocross bikes on show in a single location. That includes totally different automobiles at every spherical, our company can relive the machines of their youth and present their household and pals the early days of motocross and supercross.
See behind the scenes footage and nice classic images and tales by visiting our web site and social media accounts.
Web site – www.legendsandheroestour.org
Fb – www.fb.com/LegendsAndHeroesTour
Twitter – www.twitter.com/LegendsHeroes
Instagram – www.instagram.com/legendsandheroestour
YouTube – www.youtube.com/consumer/LegendsAndHeroesMX
Concerning the Tour: The Legends and Heroes Tour is knowledgeable, historic show and timeline of America’s best motorsports, motocross, and supercross. On-site, the tour encompasses almost 5000 sq. ft of moto-history with bikes, gear and different memorabilia that transport our company again in time via the historical past of the game. Visited by greater than 9 million company throughout its earlier seven years of existence, the Legends and Heroes Tour attends every cease of the Monster Vitality Supercross Collection and Lucas Oil Professional Motocross Collection. Go to us within the Pit Occasion at a supercross or motocross close to you or on-line at www.legendsandheroestour.org
The Legends and Heroes Tour wouldn’t be potential with out nice sponsors like: Feld Leisure, Monster Vitality Supercross, Meals for Life Bakery, Dunlop, EZup Shelters, Wossner, Yuasa, Boyesen, Movement Professional, Engine Ice, Acerbis, Rockwell, Bell, KTM, Wealthy Designs, Moto X Roads, The Early Days of Motocross Museum, RacerX, MX Sports activities, Brad Whitworth Images, Retro Moto, Cycle Information, Professional Circuit and Renthal for assist with our awards and Langston Motorsports for automobiles for our SXVR program. Thanks all.