For today, I thought I would publish this nice piece on Ryan Villopoto (who won the Supercross event in Rice-Eccles Stadium in 2001). Villopoto and the rest of the series arrives in Salt Lake City on April 28.
We lead off this week’s installment with a photo from the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run. For a full history of the race follow this link.
The Mort Report loves the Pan Am Games. This is what sports is all about. Competition and friendship among nations.
Here’s an update on my story on David Byrnes, which ran Monday’s Deseret News. Despite racing with a broken left wrist (he’s left-handed), Byrnes took fourth place in the Labor Day mini cup race at Rocky Mountain Raceways. Kori Combs took … Continue reading
To what must be wonderful news — especially to BMX riders across the Wasatch Front — a new BMX track recently opened in Farmington. Right next to the Davis County Fair Grounds, the Legacy Raceway (151 S. 1100 West) opened … Continue reading
Utahns are crazy about their sports. While the big media outlets tackle Utah’s jump to the Pac-12, BYU’s declaration of independence and Jimmer Fredette’s ascension to the NBA, other sports are not getting the love they deserve. Whether it’s a … Continue reading