TXmotocross.com is first and foremost a community of Texas motocross racers, riders, fans, and families. It’s a website created by riders for all who love motocross to enjoy…It’s about the love, the passion, and the community that is motocross. It’s primary goal is is to connect the riders, families and fans to the information, whether it be directions to a track, race dates, race results, photos, or video from a race…Chances are, you can find it here.
Shand Garcia - Senior Contributor
Shand Garcia has been a contributor since TXMotocross.com‘s inception. Garcia has brought many good-quality, race coverage and photos to TXMoto. On top of his contributor work here, Garcia can be seen and heard announcing motocross races throughout the Lone Star State and is also Assistant Editor at Holeshot Magazine. In late 2007/early 2008, Garcia authored and published BERM – The Texas Motocross Chronicles…. a 40-year history book on Texas Motocross. Garcia is also the man behind SHOCK SOX “The 10-Second Removable Fork Seal Protector”. Connect with Shand on his Facebook.
Jake Jaynes – Contributing Photographer/Videographer
Jake Jaynes is the youngest contributor to TXMotocross.com. At just 13 years old he is quickly becoming known for his photos and videos. He can be seen at most of the local tracks running around like the Energizer bunny trying to get the best shots possible to share with the MX community. Jake proclaims himself as the owner, CEO, President & filmer at his company Motography Films. Check out Jake’s work on his Facebook page – Motography Films or on his YouTube channel – jgj599
Daffydd Morgan – Contributing Photographer
Daffydd Morgan out of Whitehouse, Texas is aptly known as Swan MX’s Resident photographer. Supplying awesome shots from most races at swan, and the annual Pro Challenge race…hes got photo skills! When hes not behind the lense, you can find Daff hauling butt around the track on the #416 Kawi….Check out his website: http://www.dafshots.com/
Kory Bard – Contributing Videographer
Kory Bard. Kory got started riding at the age of 4, and has been involved in the San Antonio moto scene ever since. One day he picked up a camera out of circumstance and now he is a media producing machine. Kory does videos, graphic design, and websites…When he is not trackside he is working on some motocross related project…Check out his website at http://barddesigns.com/ and his facebook: EmbraceTheSickness
Rick Van Diemen – Contributing Videographer
Rick and his son Chris have been shooting MX videos for over 6 years and cover alot of the local TX races. They do personal and promotional dvd’s as well as digital resumes for pro’s. They are also currently sponsoring the pro team TPJ (The Privateer Journey) where they film practice sessions for supercross events and have built and maintain a website for them where they can seek sponsorship. They use Adobe Premiere and Vegas Pro-10 for editing tools, and normally obtain press credentials for all the pro events to cover behind the scenes footage as well as PR material for the team. Check them out at: www.privateerjourney.com
Taylor Westfall – Contributing Photographer
Taylor Westfall is the owner/photographer at Braap Photos which was created in October of 2011. Taylor is 18 years old and lives in Amarillo, TX. She spends most of her weekends traveling to the local races to shoot. She has “The Big Side of Texas” covered and can be seen shooting the local scene out there. Taylor’s family has always been involved in Motocross which means she is no stranger to the track and enjoys taking pictures, editing them and most importantly sharing them. Check out Taylor’s work on FaceBook at Braap Photos. https://www.facebook.com/braapphotos
Bios on more of our awesome contributors coming soon.
If you would like to contribute to the site or become a part of the team send us an email via our contact page, or get a hold of Amy.