Mud Prep With Nathan Alexander

Parts & procedures for sloppy races


With a high chance of mud and rain at the 2017 Seattle SX, teams took extra precautions ahead of the day’s riding sessions. As we know now, the mud was not as much of a factory as many figured, but there were still a few key steps and parts that can help the average racer as they try to race motos through the wet spring season. Nathan Alexander, mechanic to Blake Baggett at Rocky Mountain ATV-MC/WPS/KTM, gave us a quick rundown of the team’s extra parts and procedures, all of which you can do if necessary.