Tonight, top motorcycle riders from across the country will be leaping over and powering through a demanding obstacle course on the floor of Qualcomm Stadium.
But these are not daredevils. They are finely tuned athletes, the fastest of whom earn seven figures a season.
Yet Supercross is as dangerous as it is spectacular.
Most riders are broken or retired well before their 30th birthday. And some riders pay a much bigger price. Continue Reading »