October 27, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Husqvarna-mounted Swedish riders were and are legend in motocross, and even back in the glory years of the 1950-70s the big Scandinavian names in the sport were quick to understand how important it was to be at the top of the physical fitness chart.
The Good Old Times Blog looks at what they said, and did, to be in peak condition, and how they understood that motocross demands something exceptional regarding fitness. They paved the way for the Swedish Physical Sports Institution to conduct exhaustive analysis on the subject of fitness levels for motocross riders and in doing so, helped to set the standards for the modern rider.
Read the full story here: http://www.husqvarna-motorcycles.com/good-old-times/physical-training/
Husqvarna Motorcycles. Tradition on two wheels since 1903.
Husqvarna Motorcycles are widely known and respected in the off-road world for a heritage of competition and numerous motocross and enduro world championships. Originally founded in Sweden in 1903, Husqvarna Motorcycles have been designed and manufactured in Mattighofen, Austria since 2013.
Source: Husqvarna Motorcycles GmbH