The best motocross racers & enduro riders invest in motocross training - both physical (technique), AND mental (mindset). Like any sport, these two components go hand in hand like french fries & ketchup.. heavy metal & black ripped jeans.. Jeremy McGrath & Honda. If you focus only on technique you can become a great rider - no doubt. However, the riders who learn technique and also train their minds to become mentally tough to withstand the pressure laid on during competition time, are the riders you find at the top of podiums and winning championships. This stuff isn't new. Our awareness of the fact that the elite athletes of the world have superior physical AND mental strengths working in unison, has been around ever since Richard Simmons was discovered by the American public. The key to unlocking your true potential and vastly improving your dirt bike racing skills & competitive edge lies beneath your ability to firstly recognize you need help with developing your mind-game, and secondly, actually doing the work needed. Now, like you, I need work in this area and am certainly no expert in sports psychology. So I've asked the legendary Dr Patrick Cohn - from Peak Performance Sports - to share a smidgen of his invaluable knowledge on sports psychology, mental fortitude, motocross training, attitude.. and what it takes to be a champion motocross or enduro racer. I held an exclusive interview with him especially for my DBTP visitors - YOU! So make sure you listen in by watching the YouTube clip below. About Dr Cohn: Dr. Patrick Cohn is a sports and race psychology authority. He excels at coaching athletes in auto racing, motorcycle racing, and motocross, including racing teams to help them reach their peak performance and perform in the zone. As an expert in mental training for racers and the psychology of racing, his driver education mental skills programs for racers and teams increase teamwork, concentration, composure, and confidence. His goal is to boost the mental horsepower of any team using race psychology instruction, which gives your team the mental advantage! Dr. Cohn works with individual racers as well as team members to develop a mindset for racing success. For the riders who wish to gain access to his training from the comfort of their living room - at a fraction of the cost, he also has available the "Confident Athlete Series".. step by step, highly specific and priceless guides demonstrating exactly how you can train your mind to that of a champion and begin improving your riding ability almost immediately.
Whether or not you’re super into the sport, your little tike just might be ready to ride around the yard, neighborhood, or nearby trails on their very own dirt bike. Now, you’re probably concerned about a few things–the price, the safety, and which bike to buy in the first place for your youngster. So, here […]
Finding the right dirt bike for your kid can be a little challenging sometimes–especially when it comes to finding the right price. Here is a list of some of the most popular youth models at varying prices. Electric dirt bikes cost on average $250 – $500 while most motorized dirt bikes will cost between $1,500 […]