Category Archives: Adventurer

Dave McCoy Founder of Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort Wins Edison Dye Lifetime Motocross Achievement Award

I first met Dave McCoy back in 1999 at an Ernst & Young awards dinner. As the founder of the Mammoth Mountain Ski Area in central California, he was a regional winner for the Ernst & Young prestigious Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) award. As we got to chatting over dinner he told me how he started the ski resort

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Trials Rider – Italjet Moto

– Italjet Moto from Italy created a specialty trials motorcycle based on the world champion bike Bultaco Sherpa. – Bernie Schreiber, USA world champion in trials, helped develop this classic motorcycle. – Responsiblity included competing in nation-wide trials competitions – Setting up dealer network in the USA – Refining new products and new product ideas

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Motocross Racer – Derbi RC 250

Based in Barcelona, Spain Derbi created some of the most successful road racing bikes ever. They won many world championships in the small-bore two-strokes. They also won many Spanish national championships in the 125cc and 250cc classes. This bike was their first “production” big-bore motocross bike. And this bike was a rocket! It was really pipey, but when it was on

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