Crashing

Frank Rant

Crashing, a subject near and un-dear to my heart.  In 21 years as a promoter I have literally seen it all.  I have seen it so many times that I am usually moving towards a crash before it happens.  You can almost always project a get-off by watching the tires, believe me it works.  It is difficult to teach because …

Safety

Frank Rant

Since I’ve gotten a pretty good response to my rant I will continue for now.  If you guys get sick of it let me know.  Back in 1979 I was racing with a group of friends, we were all close in age, had the same interests and loved motocross. Of course back in 79 I was 175lbs., and had long …

Loyalty

Frank Rant

Loyalty.  It has always been very important to me.  And loyalty  must be earned.  For almost 21 years I have promoted motocross races the very best way I know how.  I have poured my heart and soul and most of my 401K into REM.  I can name every sponsor we have ever had.  And every company that was a dick …

Noise

Frank Rant

My Rant Noise, and lots of it. As a promoter for nearly 21 years and a racer for 36, I feel I can speak with some authority on this subject. The noise from the race track today will make your ears bleed. Don’t get me wrong, I love four strokes.  Actually I love motorcycles 2 or 4 stroke, and I …

The Nice Thing About Having Your Own Website

Frank Rant

One of the nice things about having your own website is that you can put up whatever you want, I am going to start doing that with what I hope is a weekly addition to the REM webpage. Lets just say it is going to be a politically incorrect version of “Jody’s Box”. I am frequently greeted with “why don’t …