Injuries Sideline Motocross Star Metcalfe

Brett Metcalfe
Brett Metcalfe

CHINO, Calif. – Team Yoshimura Suzuki Racing’s Brett Metcalfe will miss the rest of the 2012 AMA Pro Motocross Championship.

Metcalfe underwent surgery this morning as a result of of injuries sustained in a practice crash at Glen Helen Raceway.

The 28-year-old Australian crashed hard in a rhythm section at the track, located in San Bernardino, Calif., resulting in a broken tibia and fibula as well as a dislocated wrist.

“We are all saddened that Metty’s season came to an end like this,” said Team Yoshimura Suzuki Manager Mike Webb. “He has been so solid all year and lately has been gaining great momentum in the outdoors. We all certainly expected podium results throughout these last rounds. It’s a shame he won’t be able to realize tohse goals.”


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