6D HELMETS INTRODUCES NEW ATR-2Y YOUTH HELMET

6D HELMETS INTRODUCES NEW ATR-2Y YOUTH HELMET Helmet-safety pioneer’s latest offering provides improved performance for young riders through Advanced ODS technology Jan. 22, 2018 (Perris, Calif.) – During a special event hosted by Perris Raceway, 6D Helmets unveiled its all-new ATR-2Y Youth off-road motorcycle helmet....

6D HELMETS ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH SUPERCROSS FUTURES

6D HELMETS ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH SUPERCROSS FUTURES Jan. 11, 2019 (BREA, Calif.) – 6D Helmets is pleased to announce its partnership with the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship program. The series provides an exclusive opportunity for amateur competition on a full-size, Supercross track.  6D Helmets...

6D HELMETS ANNOUNCES 2019 MONSTER ENERGY AMA SUPERCROSS LINE-UP

6D HELMETS ANNOUNCES 2019 MONSTER ENERGY AMA SUPERCROSS LINE-UP Jan. 4, 2019 (BREA, Calif.) – 6D Helmets is pleased to announce its 2019 Monster Energy AMA Supercross line-up.  Joining the team for this year is 2017 West Coast Supercross Champion Justin Hill.  Justin is making...

Assessing Concussion With Eye-Tracking Technology

If you read our recent post on MotoAmerica’s concussion protocol, you may have noticed a reference by Dr. Raymond Rossi, the series doctor, to an eye-tracking technology the series is using to assess concussion. Because MotoAmerica is pioneering this technology in motorcycle racing, we figured...

MotoAmerica’s Concussion Protocol

We recently posted a story about the concussion protocol used by Alpinestars Mobile Medical Unit for AMA Supercross and Motocross. Now it’s the turn of MotoAmerica, which has its own program for the U.S. national road racing championship. We sat down for a chat with...

Rider Rap: Pro Superbike Racer Kyle Wyman

Although he’s a racer at his core, Kyle Wyman is so much more: team owner, riding instructor, philanthropist—he has even contributed to the development of 6D’s ATS-1 helmet, providing extensive feedback that led to improvements in the cheek-pad design and overall comfort. We caught up...

Rider Rap: Nic Long

We recently interviewed Long’s Sports Group Owner Donavon Long, and now it’s the turn of his son, Nic Long, a successful racer whose life has revolved around BMX since he was 7 years old. Despite the hard hours of training, injuries, and sacrifices he’s made...

Rider Rap: Factory Wiawis Team Owner Donovan Long

In racing, there’s no secret to success. Either you put in countless hours of work, or you risk becoming just another also-ran. Donavon Long, the most successful team owner in BMX racing history, is a firm believer in this ethos. For the last 21 years,...

Testimonial Tuesday: Tom Lynn

Everything’s bigger in Texas­—even the crashes! 6D ATR-1 owner Tom Lynn learned that the hard way during a recent trip to the Texas Tornado Boot Camp, hosted by MotoGP legend Colin Edwards. There, while attempting to back one of the school’s Yamaha TTR-125s into a...

The AMA Supercross/Motocross Concussion Program

In earlier posts, we’ve talked with Dr. Paul Reiman about what concussions are and what riders should do if they suspect they’ve suffered a concussion. Because Dr. Reiman is an orthopedic surgeon and sport medicine physician with the Alpinestars Mobile Medical Unit, which looks after...