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This Week at JGRMX - Coy Gibbs Interview

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This Week at JGRMX - Coy Gibbs Interview

Nearly ten years ago Coy Gibbs, son of Super Bowl winning coach Joe Gibbs, had a crazy idea--starting a motocross team. Or at least that's what the racing industry thought. Coy was privy to the idea that a professional motocross team could be successful outside the two-wheeled hot bed of SoCal. Through the seasons Gibbs has managed, and grown, his JGRMX empire. On the eve of his ten year anniversary of launching the motocross race team, we sat down with the owner and operator of JGRMX.  You’re coming up on ten years of owning and operating the JGRMX race team…...

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This Week at JGRMX - Jeremy Albrecht Interview

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This Week at JGRMX - Jeremy Albrecht Interview

  Jeremy Albrecht has been the JGRMX race team manager since the outfit's inception back in 2008. "J-Bone" is essentially the glue that binds the organization together. He's responsible for working with team sponsors, communicating with riders and staff, parts ordering, and so much more. Prior to his tenure at JGRMX, Albrecht was a championship-winning mechanic with Jeff Emig and James Stewart. We sat down with Jeremy to talk about everything from Supercross to fill-in riders, two-strokes, wrenching for James Stewart, and Ryan Dungey's retirement. Photo: Brown Dog Wilson The AMA Nationals kick off this weekend at Hangtown. What’s the...

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This Week at JGRMX - Weston Peick Interview

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This Week at JGRMX - Weston Peick Interview

Photos by Brown Dog Wilson How is the wrist feeling?It’s not bad; actually, my wrist feels a lot better than I thought it would. This past week I rode twice, and I was a bit flustered with how it felt initially. Then I took the weekend off to sign autographs and hang out at the New York Supercross. When I came back I rode on Monday, and the pain I had the week before had gone away by about 40 percent. That was huge. I’m trying to take things slow, or at least as much as I can, and follow...

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This Week at JGRMX - Justin Barcia Interview

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This Week at JGRMX - Justin Barcia Interview

After a wrist injury sidelined Autotrader/Toyota/Suzuki/JGRMX's Justin Barcia before the 2017 Supercross series began, "Bam Bam" fought hard to return to race-winning form. We caught up with Barcia while he was in North Carolina to test outdoor settings for the upcoming AMA Motocross National Championship. 

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This Week at JGRMX - 2017 Outdoor Motocross Preparation

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This Week at JGRMX - 2017 Outdoor Motocross Preparation

Justin Barcia will trade in stiffer Supercross suspension settings for softer valving when outdoor preparation kicks off next week at JGRMX. Photo: Brown Dog Wilson There's no rest for JGRMX heading into the Easter break. Justin Barcia will be traveling up to North Carolina from his home base in Florida to test with the Auto Trader/Suzuki/JGRMX team on Tuesday through Thursday. If needed, everyone will stick it out an extra day and twist the throttle on Friday, as well. The goal is to develop a solid engine and suspension base setup. Barcia will be spinning laps at JGRMX's own testing facility,...

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