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Injury Update: Ken Roczen

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TORRANCE, Calif. (January 27, 2017) – During the week since Ken Roczen’s January 21 crash at the Anaheim 2 Supercross, the Team Honda HRC rider has been undergoing work on his injured left arm. Injuries included a compound fracture of the radius and a dislocated elbow and wrist, as well as related tissue damage.

On Sunday, Roczen was flown to Vail, Colorado, to go under the care of Dr. Randall Viola at The Steadman Clinic. Dr. Viola is the team physician for the Men’s U.S. Alpine Ski Team and a medical consultant to the Denver Broncos and U.S. Snowboard Team, and he specializes in hand, wrist and elbow injuries, with special interests in orthopedic and sports-related trauma.

Upon arrival at the Steadman Clinic, Roczen underwent an initial two-hour surgery late Sunday evening to clean the bone and surrounding area in order to reduce the risk of infection. To help reduce swelling, the seven incisions were left open until Dr. Viola closed four of them during an operation on Wednesday. A third surgery is scheduled for later today to further clean the wounds and close some of the incisions.

Additional surgeries still need to be carried out to repair damage, and according to Roczen’s agent Steve Astephen, Dr. Viola’s goal is for those procedures to be completed by Friday, February 3, after which Roczen would be able to return to his home in Florida to begin the recovery process.

There is still no schedule for a return to action, but additional information will be provided as it becomes available.

Ken Roczen: “This obviously isn’t the way I was hoping the Supercross season would go, but I’ve accepted the challenge and am putting all of my effort into getting healthy again. I want to thank everyone at The Steadman Clinic, and specifically Dr. Viola and ‘Team Viola’ for all the care. It’s great knowing I have the best people possible helping me through this. The support from my fans and the industry on social media has been incredible too. I especially want to thank my team at Honda, which has truly become like a family, and of course my other partners who have been behind me 100%. I look forward to getting back to racing as soon as possible.”

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ClubMX Update: Jeremy Martin back for Daytona, Reynolds has surgery and Schock ready to rock again

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COOL BIKE DUDE!: The construction of this bike and the reason we built it was par for the course at ClubMX. We appreciate all the military does for this country and we will take any opportunity to thank them for their service. SKDA, Acerbis, FXR and Dubya all got onboard for this project and it came out perfect. It turned out so well that we loaded it on the truck to show off at Daytona this weekend. From the comments and support from active and retired military in attendance in Arlington, we thought it would be cool to share it with the Daytona crowd as well. If you did not get a chance to see or photograph it in person last weekend, swing by our pit area this weekend.


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GOOD NEWS: JEREMY MARTIN #6: Jeremy will be returning to action this weekend in Daytona. He has been training all week and completed the session with practising his starts today. Travel day tomorrow and he will be ready to line up in Daytona – a track he really enjoys. It has been ample time since Detroit to get back in the swing of things and he feels that he can be competitive. We all realise that these things take time, but Jeremy is a competitor at the highest level so although we will temper our expectations, we will celebrate his return to action.

JETT REYNOLDS #99: Jett’s shoulder surgery went well, and he is on the mend. The doctor said everything should heal nicely and he can return to riding after his physical therapy shows the progress they are looking for. Of course you will not see him in Daytona and we will keep you updated on his inevitable return. Jett’s a good kid and continues to deserve a chance at success. He will get there.

COTY SCHOCK #69: Coty carries the banner for the race team on the east coast at this point. Can you believe he is tied for 3rd in overall points after two rounds? We believe it as he continues to use his maturity and consistency to ride near the front. We all believe that is what it will take to have overall success this season and Coty appears to be the man for the job. Daytona is a track he has circled on his calendar because it suits his “loose” style. With the amount of training and racing he has done with the team so far this season, he continues to gain comfort and confidence in himself and the team. This will lead to even better results as we continue to click off events headed to the half way point in the season. If you pay close attention to Coty on race day, you will see his starts are really good. This has put him in a great position to start the season and as he continues to gel with the Yamaha, it can only get better.

ClubMX as a training facility has welcomed Jason Anderson this week. Jason is a brilliant rider and recognizes the opportunity to train at our facility will give him an advantage on the east coast races. ClubMX offers a variety of soil compositions on three different Dirt Wurx built tracks to get ready for whatever race is on the schedule next.

FUTURES: As if Daytona was not crazy enough, we will have three riders in the Futures program on Saturday. Mark Fineis (105), Trevin Nelson (112) and Alex Fedortsov (600) will all represent us in this amazing program. Feld along with the AMA have created this platform for amateur riders to get a taste of the big leagues. The Futures riders will mix right into the Saturday night schedule to see first-hand what it is like to be a professional and race under the lights. On Friday at 3:00 pm, there is a one hour classroom session for all of the participants and I have been invited to make a presentation. If you truly want to see the future of the sport, stop by and get a glimpse for yourself.

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Video: Ricky Carmichael and Ezra Lusk Talk Triumph | Whiskey Throttle Media

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How To Watch Daytona SX, Entry List, TV Schedule And Track Map.

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Details on how to watch round eight of the 2024 AMA Supercross season from Daytona for both international and U.S. viewers can be found here.

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NBC Sports, Peacock, and the SMX League announced the 2024 SuperMotocross World Championship (SMX) broadcast and streaming schedule, including the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship and Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing. All 31 rounds across the series, including exclusive live coverage of qualifiers, heats, Main Events and Motos will be presented on Peacock, NBC, USA Network, CNBC, and NBC Sports digital platforms.

Peacock is the home of the SuperMotocross World Championship Series in 2024, presenting comprehensive live coverage of all qualifying, heats, Main Events and Motos across both Supercross and Pro Motocross, spanning 31 rounds from January to September 2024. 17 races will livestream exclusively on Peacock. The platform will also provide on-demand replays of every race. Qualifiers and heats will be available exclusively on Peacock for every race throughout the season.

2024 marks the second year of the SuperMotocross World Championship Finals, fueled by Monster Energy which unified both disciplines of Supercross and Pro Motocross. The SMX World Championship culminates in a series-ending postseason playoff style of racing that features the best racers in the world competing for the sport’s ultimate title.

NBC Sports’ 2024 SuperMotocross World Championship coverage begins in under a month with the Monster Energy Supercross season opener from Angel Stadium in Anaheim, Calif., live on Saturday, Jan. 6, at 8 p.m. ET on Peacock and USA Network. An encore presentation will air the following day on Sunday, Jan. 7, on NBC at 2 p.m. ET and on Sunday, Jan. 8, on CNBC at 1 a.m. ET. CNBC will air a next-day encore for all 31 rounds across the series in 2024.

International

For international viewers, The SuperMotocross Video Pass (www.supermotocross.tv) is now available in every country outside the United States, live and on-demand, in both English and Spanish, giving viewers the choice on how to follow all the racing action. SuperMotocross Video Pass subscribers can enjoy all the live 2024 racing action between January and September, plus gain access to 13 years of archival race content dating back to 2010. New for the first time ever, you can now give the gift of a 2024 Subscription to SuperMotocross Video Pass for the holidays. Visit, https://app.supermotocross.tv/gift to finish your holiday shopping today. The SuperMotocross Video Pass is currently available via the web, and in all major app stores across IOS, Android, Amazon Fire, Roku, and Samsung CTV.

2024 Supermotocross Video Pass Features

Live & On-Demand access to 28 Rounds of the 2024 SuperMotocross regular season

Live & On-Demand access to 2 Rounds of the 2024 SuperMotocross Playoffs

Live & On-Demand access to the 2024 World Championship Final

Live & On-Demand access to ‘Race Day Live’ for the 2024 SuperMotocross full season

Live & On-Demand access to Spanish Language Play by Play of all 2024 Live Races

Extended Content including rider features, weekly news programs & extended archives

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EVENT SCHEDULE (all times Local):

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