South of the Border Motocross Training Complex will be offering a 2-day 50cc/65cc training class on November 1st and 2nd. SOBMX trainers will be conducting the classes which will begin on Friday at 1:00 and Saturday at 10:00. Topics covered include bike set up, body positioning, cornering, starts, jumps, and line selection. The cost for the class is $200 for both days and $125 for Saturday only. There will be a maximum of 12 riders accepted.
To reserve a spot please request a deposit form via e-mail:
This is a perfect opportunity to get your rider ready for the upcoming Winter Olympics (Mini Os)
Please call Mike @ 919-593-0400 with any questions.
September 21-22 will be the Carolina Ultra Series / Motocross Border Bash at the South of the Border MX Park.
This is an AMA sanctioned Pro-Am event that will be having evening activities as well as the racing.
Kawasaki, KTM, Suzuki, & Yamaha have posted Factory Contingency for the event.
The event is Saturday Practice Day with a Pit Bike Race in the afternoon.
There will be a Putt Putt tournament and other activities in the evening.
Sunday will be all racing.
This event will be round #14 of the PARTS UNLIMITED Ultra Series PLUS it will be a District 29 point paying event.
South of the Border is located on I-95 at Hamer, SC with part of the property across the line in North Carolina.
For more information go to www.victory-sports.com
Cooper Webb Day At SOBMX Sept. 14
South of the Border Motocross Training Facility will be hosting a special event on Saturday September 14th with rising motocross star Cooper Webb. Cooper will be joining us from 10am to 4pm. There will be a meet and greet session where you can chat or get an autograph. Cooper will also be out riding on our 4 world-class motocross tracks, and even giving you some pointers on how to step your game up to pro level. The cost is only $20, which includes track fee and lunch.
A Little About Cooper Webb 175
Cooper Webb’s amateur career saw him win and amazing 4 Loretta Lynn Championships. His podium finishes were almost too many to count. He began his wins at Loretta Lynn’s races on his Yamaha PW50 back in 2002, and won his last race in 2012 on his YZ250F. After much success as an amateur, Cooper turned pro in 2013 at the Hangtown MX event back in May.
Cooper Webb rides for the Star Racing Yamaha Team and wears the number 175. He is also a member of the famous Metal Mulisha crew, and his profile there has a list of all his accomplishments and awards. Cooper lives in Morehead City, NC and has been a regular at SOBMX for a while now. He credits the South of the Border MotocrossTraining Facility for helping him by having a variety of tracks to ride in a recent interview.
Don’t miss this rare chance to meet and ride with Cooper Webb, one of motocross’s hottest young stars. He is sure to be a superstar in the sport very soon, and this might be your best chance. If you need any further information, use the SOBMX Contact Page.
SOBMX Training Facility is a hotbed of motocross action right now, as riders gear up for the 31st Annual Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch. The Vurbmoto crew came into South of the Border to see Jerry Robin training at SOBMX as he gets ready for the race. Jerry Robin has created quite a buzz lately by riding and winning on his vintage 1985 Honda CR250. This great gallery of photos by Vurbmoto shows him, along with Matt Burkeen and Kyler West, taking on the 4 motocross tracks here at SOBMX Training Facility.
South of the Border MX Training Complex will be hosting a school for 50/65/85cc riders. The price for the school will be $250 for 2 days (if you can only make Saturday, a limited number of spots will be available for $150). Class will start at 1 on Friday May 17th. Saturday’s class will begin at 10 on May 18th and will finish up around 4. SOBMX instructor, Taylor Futrell will be teaching the class and we will only take 15 students. They will cover the fundamentals of MX including body positioning, starts, corners, jumps, line selection and much more.
To reserve a spot in this class, please e-mail Mike Burkeen at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a deposit.