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Ricky Carmichael - Born To Ride

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Ricky Carmichael was born on November 27, 1979, in Clearwater, Florida. He was raised in Havana, Florida, by his father, Rick, an electrician known as Big Rick, and mother, Jeannie. Carmichael's first bike was a Yamaha 50 Tri-Zinger that his parents gave him as a Valentine's Day present when he was five years old. Short and stocky with red curly hair and an abundance of freckles, Carmichael didn't always feel comfortable at school so he lost himself in his bike. On his bike he was as tall, strong, and powerful as any athlete. Competing in his first race when he was just five years old, Carmichael had a deep and abiding desire to cross the finish line first, and by the age of sixteen he had a record-setting 67 national amateur titles to prove he could win, and win big.

In 1996, barely seventeen years old, Carmichael turned to the professional ranks, joining the AMA circuit for the last 125-cc Motocross event of the season in Delmont, Pennsylvania. He placed eighth and earned AMA Rookie of the Year honors. For the next couple of years Carmichael raced in the 125-cc division, considered the minor leagues of the sport, before moving up to the 250-cc Supercross in 1999 and the 250-cc Motocross in 2000. In 1997, his rookie season, Carmichael quickly established his dominance as a top motocross contender. Riding for Team Splitfire/Pro Circuit, he took the Eastern Region of the 125-cc Supercross with wins in Atlanta, Georgia; Orlando, Florida; and Charlotte, North Carolina. He was even more impressive in the 125-cc National Motocross series, winning the championship with eight wins and three more podium finishes. He finished the season ranked No. 1 in the 125-cc Motocross and No. 3 in the 125-cc Supercross.

In his sophomore season, Carmichael became the first rider in AMA history to win every round of the 125-cc Eastern Region Supercross series. Taking eight overall wins and an additional podium appearance in 125-cc Mazda Truck Motocross Nationals, Carmichael once again won the 125-cc Motocross championship. Riding for Pro Circuit Kawasaki, he concluded the season ranked No. 1 in both 125-cc Supercross and 125-cc Motocross. Before moving on to the 250-cc class, Carmichael broke every record in the 125-cc division.

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about 9 years ago

Hey Ricky your THE BEST! my name is Nick and im from a small town called Wadena Minnesota. I have been riding bike for atleast 7 years im almost 17 now and i was just barrowing one of my friends bikes and i was just riding a little crf100 and i looked like a trained bear in a circus on that i am not short but i feel like im on top of the world when i am flying through the air on my friends brothers bike he has a 2000 Suzuki RM 125 and when i first rode the bike i was only 5 foot 10 and i was just as happy as i could be because i was on a bike that fit me. i am a little bit bigger as in Stocky but am built also and when i got on the RM my buddy was like take it easy its not your bike yet so i was like ok what ever granted i have been on a 2 stroke a few times before and so i took off and then i did a 250 foot wheelie and then the front tire touched the ground and i turned and then i started to grab some more gears but then there was a car on the road watching me so i went back to my buddy and told him that he needs to go show off and so he got back on the bike and took off and the car was gone so we went back to the house and chilled for a little while and then we went back out and rode but when we got into the field it started to down pour so we made up our minds and we decided to stay out and ride but i had to put the CRF on the reserve because i just about ran it out of gas and so we finally got it started again and we started to head back to the house and it was still down pouring and when your riding with out goggles the rain feels like glass cutting you and when we got back to the house his mom was out side and she wasnt mad but she was like so you cold and we thought we were going to be in trouble but yeah so we went inside and changed. then we waited for it to stop raining and then we went and rode in the mud. i figured that i always used to watch you and bubba battle and be able to watch your dream and thats my dream also..



YOUR THE BEST G.O.A.T Greatest Of All Time!!! good luck RC

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over 9 years ago

G.O.A.T greatest of all time

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about 10 years ago

you are the best i wish you would not of retired. because i love to watch you race!

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over 10 years ago

RICKY WAS AN AWSOME RIDER AND HE SHOULD HAVE STAYED RIDING.

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over 7 years ago

Hey ricky just wanted to say your awsome man its like you can't be beat good work and good look.

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about 9 years ago

ricky, im 13 and have been riding since i was 5. my room is full of fox and posters of you, you definetly fit your nickname G.O.A.T. im your biggest fan.

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over 10 years ago

man Rickey you kill them out there!!!!!!
i love you and your bike
I'm gonna be just like you
love
your # i fan
♥Anna♥

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over 10 years ago

Ricky you are a true champ I enjoyed watching you race even though I am an Aussie and follow Chad all the way. Thanks for the memories.

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over 10 years ago

Hi Ricky-

I too am a motocross rider (since 5 years old) and have raced the Wyoming and Wisconsin circits. I would like to know how to become a rider that gets noticed. I live, eat, and breathe racing. How do I get to the pros when the costs are so high?

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about 10 years ago

hey i have been riding dirt bikes since i was 5 years old. one day im gonna turn pro and be like rickey.

my one and only dream is to turn pro or semi-pro

RICKEY YOU ROCK!

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about 10 years ago

Hi man u r the best rider of all time.U have had some bad crash but u always came out 1st ur the beat man.

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over 7 years ago

MY HERO i love the Man

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about 7 years ago

Hi Ricky,
My name is Ivy,I have looked up to you for 4 years now. I am in 5th grade at New Garden Elementary school in Pennsylvania. I have always loved watching you on the Speed Channel. You are my biggest idol. Whenever I get a chance to write a biography of my choice I always pick you.I have a Honda crf80.I have riding for 5 years now. Last year I competed in my first hare scramble. My friends and I all have our favorite riders and whenever we talk about them I always say your name.Even though you are now racing with nascar I really try to watch your races.You are for sure the best rider ever.
your friend,
Ivy

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about 7 years ago

u da man GOAT

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over 7 years ago

whats up. im andrew and im from lincoln ca. i ride a 2010 crf 250r and im gittin used to it. itll be cool if ud come train me.

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about 8 years ago

ricky carmichael is the best ama supercross rider in the whole world in my mind haha

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about 10 years ago

Hi my name is hailey and i race supercross i am the only girl its rely h ard to race agest aall men i have been racing for 4 years and i have 16 bikes i race at freemont ohio and in florida and mississippi its rely fun and i rely love it...... i do alot of other sports like go-karting and i race bots in mississippi i had me 1st race yesterday. I hope that i can be like you one day well ttyl

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about 10 years ago

hey your cool but travis pastrana is the new genaration of racing

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over 10 years ago

your the best outdoor racer ive ever seen............

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over 7 years ago

Hey rickey i just wanted to say yur the best and cant wait till you come to ST.Louis

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over 7 years ago

U CAN RIDE

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over 7 years ago

HEY RICKY MAN YOU R THE BOMB I AM 12 YEARS OLD AND I KNOW SO MUCH ABOUT YOU BUT ONE THING I DONT GOT IS WHY DID YOU QUIT DIRT BIKING YEAH MAYBE YOU WERE GETTING A BIT OLD FOR DIRT BIKING BUT YOU HAVE TO HAVE AT LEAST ONE MORE RUN SHOWING THAT YOU HAVE GAVE IT YOUR BEST AND YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN BECAUSE HEROS NEVER DIE BUT LEGENDS NEVER GET LOST IMSURE YOU WONT READ THIS BUT I AM SENDING YOU A LETTER SO THAT YOU MIGHT BE ABLE TO TALK

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about 9 years ago

hey ricky carmichael i just want you to know is that you are the best rider alive. i always look up to you also i got my first bike it is a yz250 im 14.good luck for nascar racing..

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over 9 years ago

whats up ricky im your biggest fan i watch you since 1999 and every race and your the best

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about 10 years ago

Ricky Carmichael,YOU IS A BEAST!!!!!!I WISH YOU WERE STILL RIDING BECAUSE FOR THE LAST 5 YEARS I HAVE BEEN GOING TO SPRING CREEK AND REDBUD TO SEE YOU RACE NOW IT WILL FELL DIFFERENT THAT YOU WON'T BE THERE

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about 10 years ago

you da man

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about 10 years ago

hey man i think your awesome

id love to come to one of your races.

one day!! lol

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over 10 years ago

YOU ROCK!!!!!!!!!!!!

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over 10 years ago

hey ricky its wired that your gone you are my fav. rider i look up to you

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over 10 years ago

Ricky, words cant explain how dominant you were congradulations. I am also an Aussie but you are my favourtite rider on/off the track. All the hard work paid off, congrats

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over 10 years ago

ricky when u came out at atlanta this past year i almost jumped through the roof ur a legend man

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almost 7 years ago

hello ricky

I Love You Ricky

my name is Ali . from country Iran city Esfahan

Love my Ricky

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about 10 years ago

OhMmGee!! Man I friggon love you! I met you a few years back and got a picture w/you! ha that was like the best moment of my life! the picture is framed in my room! Love you muches!

-number 1 fan-

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over 10 years ago

hey ricky ur my idol

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over 10 years ago

hey ricky your the man. your are the fastest besides the likes of roger decoster. you are the GOAT.

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over 10 years ago

I have Bro's that are into motorcross they go to races they are both pretty good but not good as ricky

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over 10 years ago

omg!!!i love ricky i want to race like ricky although im a girl my dad is a dirtbike rider and saw him at gamesville when he was a kid he didnt really no he was going to be this famous!

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over 10 years ago

hey ricky you rock you are my idol, I have an rm-z 250, I miss watching you race and wish you luck in stock car

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over 10 years ago

ricky i think you are awesome. you are my mentor

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over 10 years ago

i u are so good mate supercross motocross grat at all

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over 10 years ago

Hey Ricky,You are my role model .Please dont retire one day I want to be just like you.

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over 7 years ago

Hey ricky I ride a klx 110 and race dirtbikes I realy want to met you bye.

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about 8 years ago

i have a crf100, its a piece but ima get a kx250 in a year im so excited im going to put number one all over it haha

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about 10 years ago

your like really fast n stuff

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over 10 years ago

i love ricky!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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over 10 years ago

I work with Jake at Hackney Nursery & he got a couple of signed posters from you for my 2 grandsons.Wanted to say THANK YOU . I know 2 little guys who can't wait to put there posters up in there new rooms!Bill PInson

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almost 11 years ago

I love that man...The best there ever was...probibly the best there ever will be.

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over 10 years ago

ricky how do i get sponserd iv race 5 or6 times but id love 2 be sponserd by anyone

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over 6 years ago

yeahhhhhhhh your great moto cross riders ur the one but in freestyle travis is the best

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over 6 years ago

hi how are you just a question how do I bigin my carrer in kenya

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over 7 years ago

hey i just wanted you to know that you are my favorite rider and that wayching you has inspired me to start riding and ever since i have won a national chapionship in cross country.

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over 10 years ago

Ricky you are an insporation for me and a role model. You seem like you are not only the fastest guy in the world but you were never cocky and always a good sport. I miss seeing you race.

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over 10 years ago

u rock best rider ever i want to see u and jsr go head to head

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over 10 years ago

hey man u r the best but i wana no how to become pro. man u r my idol and i almost cried when i herd u were retiring it would be orsum if u came to australia sum time would like to here back from u

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over 10 years ago

you are the best rider ever.. i cant believe your quiting =[[. its soo sad im going to miss watching you..you are the best and always will be

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over 10 years ago

ricky, you are an amazin guy u inspire me.. the only reason i got into dirtbikin and stuff is cuz my friend made me watch one of the races and i thought wow the ricky carmichael guy is really good.ever since then ive been dirtbikin and tryin not to break any bones lol. i think u are number 1! it would be really great to be able to hang out wiht you and it would mean a lot to me and my friends to acally get to meet u!

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over 10 years ago

Ricky, I don't know if you are going to respond to this or not, but I just want to let you know that you were my inspiration to ride, and to ride Kawasaki. I would have went pro if my parents had the money to let me continue. When I graduated my parents moved and told me I had to get my own place, now I have a house and a enough money to just pay bills. I would give anything to be able to ride with you one time. I have family in FL it would be possible.

Later G.O.A.T

Curtis

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over 10 years ago

Hey ricky, u inspire me so much man i race all the time with my bikes im 13 and i wanna be just like u oh i also hav to do a speech in skool and im doing u haha later

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over 10 years ago

R>C you are my hero im 13 and you insipierd me to race you are the best rider in the world you have to come to toront supercross

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over 10 years ago

hey Ricky whats up man. Dont retire you were the best. you beat bubba and i prob you for that.

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over 10 years ago

Hey Ricky I watched you ride you are the best racer of all times. Do you know Llyod Heakok well i know him he is my step brothers nannys boyfriend i wish i could ride with you but you live in florida i live in ontario

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over 10 years ago

Ricky you are a hard guy to beat .

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over 10 years ago

hello ricky i want to ride just like you!

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over 10 years ago

Hey wats up man your the best. I got a new exhaust system yesterday.its really cool.you are my idol.i learned everything from you.If you get a chance type back.se-ya.

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over 10 years ago

ur gud but everts is better lol

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over 10 years ago

Ricky your the best ever i love you man your the MOTO X King!!!

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over 10 years ago

My favorite racer of all time i will root for him in nascar too.

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over 10 years ago

you are the motor x rider EVA!!

dont fall of your bike to much.

xx

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over 10 years ago

i think ricky is the best rider ever.

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over 2 years ago

Ricky champ greatest rider ever.Had a blast with you on our ride in croom this weekend .Thank you for being the guy you are,and spending all your time with us.Wish you all the best in the years to come

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over 3 years ago

ok hi ricky your the most encouraging person i know ride now i live in a small town and im into dirtbike racing and well i got to say u have encouraged me to keep going

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about 4 years ago

Ricky,
I just heard about your Dad. I would like to wish him a speedy recovery and best wishes to your family.
Sincerely,
Bob Tiritilli
(Uncle of Debbie Keys)

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over 7 years ago

hiiiiiiiiiiii i race to i got 2!
your the best

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over 7 years ago

Hey Ricky, I'm pretty shure you wont read this but i just wanted to let you know that your the best!! I love to ride and love watching you whoop! Good luck in stock racing.
GOAT!!!

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about 8 years ago

Heey Rickey! It's ur 2nd biggest fan dude...My best freind riley spear is ur 1st...lol i wanna be as good as u some day! wow a canaidien ricky carmichael the 2nd lol.yeah... im in canada.

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over 8 years ago

heyy! i live in chelan, WA. you are my idol i love riding i ride everyday unless its bad weather. my dad helps me with mty trsaining my all of my friends race so have a good time together.

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over 8 years ago

so, i have been riding for 11 years now. you know we all dig the style. but does evryone watch, or do they study. the berm, the lines and the options you have when your taking them berm or lines. the amount of throttel perhaps? i study evry movement you do, but your not the only one.

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over 8 years ago

hey man you are the best rider ever. i ride quads but i loved watching your races! you are the best ever

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over 8 years ago

Awesome career ricky your the real G.O.A.T.!!! im doing an essay on you for who i wanna be like when i grow up.good luck in the stock car racing bro!

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over 8 years ago

Rick I served in Vietnam with a staff sergeant with the name of Carmichael while in the USAF. Big tall dude with red hair that looked alot like you. As I followed some of your career I have always wondered if he was the same. All he ever talled about was sport bikes. Man if not it sure is some coincidence!

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over 8 years ago

ricky u and chad reed and james stewert are like the best motocross riders in the world.and one day i hope to become just like you and be are motocross racer

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almost 9 years ago

Hey ricky

i'm jordan barham, 14 years old from australia and i live for motocross. And your my hero and you are the best!!

(hope you do well in nascar)-Jordan Barham #186

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almost 9 years ago

hey yea ricky your a beast a idol i look up to u and what not love to watch u ride learned a few things from u but im not the type of guy to copy a bike lol the bike wouldnt be set up for me if its set up for you so far im on a suzuki rmz250 bout to get a new crf250 ive always loved to race my hole family races my brother just won state championship first place but he sucks he like Kawasaki lol but i learn from him learn from you im doing pretty good myself self hopeflly get in pro class next year maybe ill meet you one day if im not mistaking youve rode at swan in tyler texas yea im from around there didnt get to see u ride though but yea maybe one day ill be big and get to meet you

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almost 9 years ago

hey rick whats up i am doing a report on you and stuff and just wanted you to know that you are the best

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almost 9 years ago

heyyy Ricky u r the best rider ever i ride motos to but 1 day i might be as good as u heyyy =D

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about 9 years ago

Ricky your my idol!

my dad just built my new room that is 950 square feet. he hired a painter to paint University of Texas football players on it but i told him that all i wanted in there was Ricky carmichael stuff. now when you walk into my rooom it looks like i threw up ricky carmichael. i race a honda CRF 150R.i started racing when i was 5 years old on my honda 50 cc!

i just always want to cross that finish line 1st. and if i ever become any where near as good as you i hope i get to meet you sometime.

thanks for always motivating me in the great sport of motorcross!

G.O.A.T. greatest of all time

-jason stephens #410

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about 9 years ago

Ricky,

I am 8 years old and just got my first dirt bike. I just took my first jump the other day. Not too big, but will keep practicing.

I think that you are the greatest bike rider and I am glad that you are into stock car racing now. It is one of my other favorite things.

Noah

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about 9 years ago

Ricky you are the greatest of all time. Good luck in nascar!!!

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about 9 years ago

Ricky,

I am 8 years old and just got my first dirt bike. I have been riding for awhile and today and I am going to try to take my first jump.

I think you are great. I will watch for you in the stock car races. They are also one of my favorite things to watch.

Noah

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about 9 years ago

RC is the best! I wish you would return to Supercross and beat James! You are the reason I've started to race! I've been racing since I was 6 and I am now 13 and still riding!

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about 9 years ago

ricky your the man i have raced for 6 years, im 15 years and you are the reason why i wanted to start racing in the first place

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about 9 years ago

Carmichael your the best rider i have ever seen im only 14 and been riding since i was 6 and ever since ive always liked your style your the best rider and always will be in my mind.

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about 9 years ago

ricky ur the best but i wanna c if u can beat james stuwart aka the fastest man on the planet ricky we need u bk in ama supercross it just isnt the same without u ricky u truly r the best there is the best there was and the best there ever will be

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about 9 years ago

Ricky u r the best rider ever dude u r awesome i wish i could race like you but im getting better each time i ride hope to c u one day RC RIDER FOR LIFE

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about 9 years ago

i miss u Ricky and hope to see u soon and problebly u know but i've been riding sence i was 3 and been racing since i was 4 and u have allways been my best role model. :^)

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about 9 years ago

Me and my dad(Michael)miss you and hope to see you soon.I've allways looked up to you.

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about 9 years ago

We all miss You Ricky and me and my dad michael hope to see You soon.

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about 9 years ago

rc the goat is the beast

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about 9 years ago

Ricky you are the best moto cross racer ever i will forever carry the number 4

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over 9 years ago

Ricky rules FAN 4 EVER

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over 9 years ago

u are the best on my wall Ive got posters of u pluse on my motorbike ive got your number

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over 9 years ago

hey rc you have been my hero for the longest time i mean ya i was pissed when you retired but hey you got to do what has to be done i hope to come meet you some day i have the same bike as you by the way and she runs like a raped ape

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over 9 years ago

Ricky you have inspired me to ride.

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over 9 years ago

Ricky Carmicheal is the freakin bomb

He has been my hero ever sence i started riding

=]

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over 9 years ago

oi was up i live in Aus and ur the peorson i look up to most in motocross i love sing u race and battle with james bubba stewert i have a crf 150r and i race

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over 9 years ago

hey RC...just heard about your grandpa and i'm so sorry for your entire family...you've touched so many lives and you all seem very close...our hearts go out to you during this time and our prayers are with you all

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over 9 years ago

ricky is the best there ever was and always will be. true hero. one love.

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over 9 years ago

hey there ricky you are the best i love watchin you beat james bubba stewart i love u dude thanks for being a big influence in my life i have a ktm 125 2 stroke with a big bore kit i think i could take you...............

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over 9 years ago

hey ricky aka the goat man you are my hero man i am 12 years old and last year i had the rm 65 with the same graphics that you did now im on a 85 the same way i was wondering if you could email me some riding tips at sbsgolf@aol.com thanks hero

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over 9 years ago

hey ricky i think you are the G.O.A.T and i have a 125 yamaha 4 stroke it would be the best thing in th world to meet you :)

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over 9 years ago

Ricky i always wanted to see i'm your biggest fan i have a Honda 230cc.

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over 9 years ago

Ricky i have always looked up to you.



Late

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over 9 years ago

hey ricky you are the man i have raced for about five years i always looked up to you you rock i wish you would come back to race well peace out

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over 9 years ago

GOAT: no doubt about that. But are you really the best racer of all times? Don't think so.What about JMB? He did great in roadracing after his mx career. Rossi? BEST roadracer of all times, and F1 teams keep sending him contracts. If he would: he'd be WC in his first season. Can't wait!

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over 9 years ago

you rock but why did you quit that sucks now looks like bubba and reed but the goat is out And there going to take your title i ride a ktm and a suzuki my number is 596 im the fastest kid in south dakota trin to be as fast as you one day

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over 9 years ago

yo ricky watz good yo man one day i hope i could get on a bike next to you and have to show you wats good

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over 9 years ago

Ricky im only young im not a fast motorcross rider can you give me some motorbike tips

Thanks

Please replie

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over 9 years ago

Ricky u r the best rider ever and i have your handlebars

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over 9 years ago

hey ricky iam tim everharts daughter. iam ur biggest fan. no joke.



right me back

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over 9 years ago

OMG! Ricky you are my legend! i and racing next year and i want to be just like you.



YOUR MY HERO!!

please i would love it if you e-mail me i would die to talk to you..

xx i love you ricky

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over 9 years ago

RICKY :)

your so cool

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over 9 years ago

Ricky, DUDE, wow.. u are one of the most talented riders there ever will be, im 22 from australia, been racing 4 a while i study your style n how u do things its just impossible lol, went to watch chad on the big RMZ a few weeks back n he just dont cut it like u do man dammnn ur good.. shame you retired man u had many years left in u, but quit the best man cant beat that!!! make a come back n il fly to the states to watch ya.. ture hero dude.. good luck!!!

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over 9 years ago

dudeee.

you are the GOAT.

idk what that whole switching to nascar business is. but its a huge mistake. your great on your bike. i love you either way. so goodd luckk with that nascar



p.s. your gunna regret it

:|

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over 9 years ago

hey ricky how are you do you still remember david petutsky he used to be a dirtbike rider .how is bubba i haven't seen you guys in yrs.

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over 9 years ago

Hay Ricky Im 14, I go to Siren Middel School, and Im doing report on u for my computer class. Well I was wondering if if u have a myspace profile, well if u do read these comments from us dreamers u should halla back at me at avtmaster41@yahoo.com

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over 9 years ago

Dude!! u were insane and i loved to watch u race!! well just sayin my dad bought one of JOSh SUMMEYS bikes when he had started to get big and that bike was sick so if it is anything like yours then WOW!!!! E-mail me man!!!



dude nascar? y? u were and still are amazing at racing!!!

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over 9 years ago

there is soo much that i could say but im sure u have heard it all before. ive watched hundreds of videos of u riding and racing and i learn from u. u r the smoothest rider ive ever seen. and the absolute best. i see you ride and its just an inspiration to go out and train to be the best. i see these new kids coming up like Ryan Villopoto and he already thinks hes the **** and he is just getting out of the lites. hes cocky and so is James. but out of all the riders ive ever seen you r the only one that isnt an ***hole. i went to the budds creek nationals this year. it was the first pro event i evr went to and i was praying u would b ther so i could see u race 1 time b4 u nevr raced again. if u actually read this please go to the budds creek nationals next year.

thanks man

u r a legend

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over 9 years ago

hey I have a yfz 450 and i really like it alot and i wont to be like you

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over 9 years ago

sup Ricky

Me and my little brother have watched almost race of yours scince 2002 we were shocked when you announced you were retireing. we cant wait to see you in the NASCAR circut in the next few years. are you ever going to go back to motocross? email me brad.norton@charter.net

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over 9 years ago

Hey Ricky im 14 and i did my first superman on my 2 stroke 125 a week ago. I am doing a reasearch project on you for school. If you do read this why did you go to NASCAR? E-Mail the answer to me if you would at shanejo67@yahoo.com. You are my hero!!! :)(:

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over 9 years ago

Hey man it's cool that I was able to find your web and you are a beast at riding mx, supercroos, motorcross and I use to ride for budes creek in maryland and I also have a kx 250 black and green bike that I raced and I want to be like you peace out man

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over 9 years ago

Ricky i just want to tell you well that u r like so awsome and fast. I race to im ok but i really want to be fast like u. I ride a ssr90 i never new a pitbike could be so fun. but ya my dad said that he was going to give me his 250f its a suzuik like yours. but i got to grow some more or stand on somthing cause i can berly touch the ground,but ya ur AWSOME!!!!!!

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over 9 years ago

hey Ricky im 15 lol i was born 27 NOV and am 5ft 6inch not to shore if that meens somthing anyways i race to and you are my HERO thankyou so much for doing what you do cas i wana be just like you NO1 fan

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over 9 years ago

Hey Ricky want to race.??

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over 9 years ago

hey watzup ricky! well im 13 and a grl and i smoke the boys bc i luv the competition and just to tell you..YOU ARE MY HERO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1 AND I WILL FOLLOW IN YOUR FOOTSTEPS! ... P.S IM SHORT TOO!!!

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over 9 years ago

hi ricky just to tell you i hav a dbike and your my insperation i race agianst all boys too!

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over 9 years ago

hey hey im 15 and a gal and im ridin and u my hero

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over 9 years ago

rc is the best rider in world

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over 9 years ago

why did qit!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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over 9 years ago

i love youuuu

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over 9 years ago

im ganna be as good as you one day!!!! im even getting a bike the same as yours RM 450 and im 15 yrs old

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over 9 years ago

hi ricky your awsome

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over 9 years ago

hi, ricky your so sick at mx riding later

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over 9 years ago

Ricky, How have you been, miss watching you ride wish you would come back. I raced two years ago got hurt and was afraid to race again, i just got a 2009 250 kaw. and next year i'm going to try to race again. Do you have any advise for me. I can use all the help i can get. Hope to here from you soon.

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over 9 years ago

Why quit Ricky? You were the best ever. Please Start to race again. You are a motivation for young riders like me.

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over 9 years ago

ricky, you are and always will be my idol. the day i met at delmont, was the greatest day of my life.

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over 9 years ago

ricky carmichael.

you are my friggen idol.

ive been riding since i was 4 and now im 14 and i just look up to you cause you are the GOAT. my goal is to meet you :)

ii saw you at x games.

and fantastic job btw.

in step up

you rockkked the house.

ily <3

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over 9 years ago

Ricky...why the hell you so good?

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over 9 years ago

hi ricky i have just brought ur 1998 axo splitfire pro curcuit motorcross top and it has ur signture on it

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over 9 years ago

MY NAME IS CAMREN CARMICHAEL AND I AM YOUR COUSIN PLEASE EMAIL ME AT cam_10127@yahoo.com I WOULD LIKE TO SOME DAY MEET YOU!!!!!

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over 9 years ago

Hey ricky im your biggest fan. your the best motocross rider in the world. i miss watching you race.

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over 9 years ago

they call you the G.O.A.T and will never be another me and my friends watch every just to see you ride

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over 9 years ago

do you know a family by the name of "smith" she's a 4th grade teacher @ my school that says she knows you by family friends

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over 9 years ago

y did you retire your amazing your my idol ive been riding since 6 and i am now 13 ive broke 4 bones riding i have a 125 suzuki 2 stroke,and a kawasaki 125 4 stroke and i also have a 110cc pit bike

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over 9 years ago

heyyy YOUR AWSOME!! i was @ the supercross race in orlando in 2006!!!!

wooooo hooooooooo anyway U ROCK

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over 9 years ago

Ricky you are the best you are my favorite motorcross rider i have been riding since i was 4years old and now i am 9 years old and im still riding a few weeks ago i crashed my motorbike and broke my arm i just got back to riding again yesterday it is so sad that you retired if i had a question it would be how do you do your corners so fast my motorbike is a crf150r when you had a crash what was the worst thing you did i have only broken 1 bone in my life and that was my arm and i was in plaster for 5 weeks.

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over 9 years ago

go back to kawasaki!!!!

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almost 10 years ago

ricky u r the man u r my idol u always wer and always will b i hav a 110 suzuki and i hope to be like u won day u U R THE G.O.A.T.

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almost 10 years ago

hey ricky!!! you are the best dirt bike racer their is in history. i've got my first dirt bike when i was 9 years old, and i know i look up to you as a dirt bike legend, and yea you're a beast on the track, i hope you do awesome in nascar!!!!! remeber ride hard:)

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almost 10 years ago

Hey Ricky u rock

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almost 10 years ago

Hey man, its a shame your retiring.
You are the best.I like to race also, but i just sold my bike so i cant any more. Hope you do well in nascar

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almost 10 years ago

hey man, your a gnarly inspiration to me and to millions of riders. like RC said, "you got to want it". and holy crap do i want it.

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almost 10 years ago

hae u rock my world.i

would love to meet u u are

soooooooooooo good at moto-x



I LOVE U RICKY

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almost 10 years ago

i got KTM 125 but my dad wont let me race how can i make him let me im 16 and waned to do it forever

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almost 10 years ago

hey.

ur awesome at riding dirtbikes.

ive always wanted to ride with u

n i got the same cc bike as u also..

ttyl

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almost 10 years ago

dude im 17 and ive been watching you since you rocked the kx 125, then to the 250's then honda, and finishing off on the good old RM-Z, thats what i race RM-Z 450, dude you truely are the G.O.A.T.!!!! 4 is the best (im 43)

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almost 10 years ago

i love you so much ricky carmichael we should totally date :)

and get married cause i really want to meet you your richhh, and the best motocross rider ever you should send me some free stuff :)



ima gold digga.

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almost 10 years ago

He really inspires me, i hope to be like him but not like free style, i remeber on tv i watched he jump a like 35 feet tall poll or more i cant remeber but he won, but broke his chin *OUCH* but yeah u rock!!

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almost 10 years ago

Well, one of my dreams is to by good as him. i have won 11 champions ships and i allways copy his movements and that help me a lot. I want to be good as him because he is the lord of the supercross

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almost 10 years ago

HI ricky I wonna be like you

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about 10 years ago

u the man i wanna be just like u when i grow up.i started out when i was 4 and i new i would be a bike rider when i grow up.





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about 10 years ago

If this is to ricky, I have that same desire to win as you, but none of the benefits of growing up with a father or stable environment around me. from the struggle and heart break i come from, only made me feirce and thugish, but i turned around when I got on a buddies bike here in north alberta canada after coming from the city of edmonton. It let me go, nothing meant more to me than riding, I got a dishwashing job and worked hard for my first bike, the man I became after 2 years is a man you couldn't deny is determined to win. today on the last '07 CR125 I ride like jeremy stenberg and got more heart and feirce determination than a lion. I just want to say your my Idol so is bubba I love how you guys battle and will always miss it, I watch your videos over and over

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about 10 years ago

I ride a KTM 125 and my goal is to be as good as you!

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about 10 years ago

ricky is awsome i loved to watch him all the time at races.. my dad bought tickets 4 times for me to see him.. i dont think he should have left to nascar

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about 10 years ago

Dude.....you are such an amazing rider. Seriously. I hope i can get to meet you one day. My brother races for SRAC in Colorado and maybe someday you can come or something. He races at Lakewood where the AMA Nationals were last year. I went and that race was so BOMB!!!! haha hope to meet you one of these days. Peace and Love.

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about 10 years ago

ricky u are my hero of motocross and one day im going to be u one day man.i started racing at 4 yers old with messy hair.

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about 10 years ago

Hey i just raced in wisconsin rapids at the rapid angels clup and i took forth place. i am going to race alittle bit more. i might be stepping up to a RMZ250. i hope to ride just like you.

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about 10 years ago

Hey Ricky,



Just wanted to write and say Hello. It just has not been the same without seeing you ride the Supercross Series this year. You brought alot of excitment to the races and brought the sport to a whole new level from what Jeremy McGrath had in the 90's. You have been missed and will be continued to be missed, there will not be another champion that brought the sport to what it has become today.

Good Luck.

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about 10 years ago

hey ricky when u come 2 australia next time i would like to meat you. i love your riding and i love wat u do

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about 10 years ago

you r the bomd dude...rockon

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about 10 years ago

you are the best, to bad you retired!

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about 10 years ago

he should have never went 2 nascar!!!!

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about 10 years ago

Hi Ricky:



I have rode a dirt bike one time and i crashed it into a house.i admire you.God bless you.

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about 10 years ago

Hey im here again u should come back to supercross and motocross so i can watch you on tv or go to Steel City and High Point later Trevor Write back

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about 10 years ago

hey Ricky ur so god and why did u go off and go car racing ur to good i mean u got ur rivals like Chad Reed and James Stewart they could be ur friends off the track but on the track their ur rivals. I went asnd saw u at Steel City and the last one u race u messed up on the table top its ok ur my #1 favorite write back

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about 10 years ago

u are a god, no more to be said!

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about 10 years ago

i hope to be as good of rider as u some day

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about 10 years ago

hi u good

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about 10 years ago

hay ricky u ar the best supercross and motorcross rider ther was u have had some bad hard crash but u still came to wina load of champinships u are and will be the best rider ther is

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about 10 years ago

U are so awesome!!! I ride dirtbikes also and i want to ride a ditbike like u.

U are a beast at riding. U ROCK



God bless,

Chris(arider)





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about 10 years ago

i dont even watch nascar but now i am gonna have to just cus you joind



you shoulda stayed racin mx it was great watching ya



477

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about 10 years ago

hey ricky.

you are the best.

i am a HUGE fan.

i have been a fan ever since my little brother went out with your neice audrey carmichael [[at least she claims you are her uncle.]]

i watched you on the step up yesterday, and they said you jumped 36 feet in the air.

you are unreal.

you even beat the freestylers.

you are incredible.

-->hunter

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about 10 years ago

ricky you should really stay with motocross you are the best. But i guess there is a time when you get to old for it.

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about 10 years ago

Hey man I Idol you too! I have to do a report in my 3rd period class. And I picked you! But I need to know if you have ever donated to charity?

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about 10 years ago

ricky you were the best man you should have kept racing! you are my idol

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about 10 years ago

Hey i just want to say that you are rely good and i do the same thig as you i am the only girl and its rely hard to race agest all boys i stared on a yamaha 50 to then i moved up to a 124cc i have been racing for 4 years. i rely love it and 1 day i hope to be as good as you... :)

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about 10 years ago

why did you go 2 nascar? u were the best rider in surpercross!!

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about 10 years ago

u are the best rider ever

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about 10 years ago

hey man im bout to go to loretta lynns for my first time on a 125 ive been to davi millsaps and been traing everyday i look up to u ur the best

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about 10 years ago

u rock

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about 10 years ago

you are my IDOL

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about 10 years ago

ur the best Ricky

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about 10 years ago

hi your the best i like u and chad reed the most.but i like james bubba as well

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about 10 years ago

I dont balme Ricky for quitting now one bit, its better to quit when ur on the top then to get too old for the sport and go out on a losing streak, but really he isnt quitting the sport hes just done racing

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about 10 years ago

ur the best

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about 10 years ago

ur the man

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about 10 years ago

pretty cool ricky

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over 10 years ago

Ricky i love you so much i am like your number 1 fan!!!! i hope you are doing very well !!! anyways i am 13 years old and me and my 2 brothers are racing to!!!!

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over 10 years ago

Ricky is awsome and was only 27 when he retired....never should have.

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over 10 years ago

RICKY your the man.

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over 10 years ago

Hi Ricky You are the biggest legend!!! I look up to you!!!

how manny year was you then you begin whith motocross???

I Look Ut To You!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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over 10 years ago

Ricky, you are a true champ. I have done research on you and have learned somuch....you are an amazing rider and I know that I don't have to tell you that...I have the bar to bar movie with you and bubba going at it all season long...I watch it everyday, and try to find the motovation to ride like you. People say you are quiting...but quiting is when u give up...and u went out a champ, which is trurly the only way to go!!!!

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over 10 years ago

hey Ricky, you were the best motocross racer I have ever seen. You are like my idol. It made me so happy when I was right next to you at Southwick Mass. I could almost touch you! I can't wait for the daytona race!