Motocross

Luke George rides again

Author: Aaryn Minerds

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2008 Australian Lites Motocross Champion Luke George had his first ride on a bike today hitting his practice track on his 2010 KX250F for the first time since an horrific crash almost claimed his life 5 months ago. Luke commented "It was my first day back on the bike today and I have been waiting for this day for over 5 months and it all went amazing it felt like I had not been off a bike" The much liked and respected Factory Kawasaki rider went on to say "When I woke up this morning I didn't know what to expect so to have a day like I have had today is just amazing" This marks a significant step in the comeback of one of Australias top riders. Luke has been recovering from injuries sustained in the final round of the 2009 MX Nationals title where he was battling for the title all the way to the last round when he crashed hard. Today's ride was just part of the comeback. "I have been putting in the hard yards for a couple of months off the bike just to make today a lot easier and its all payed off," George concluded. Main Photo: Luke George a few months back with friend Michae Addison.

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