Reflections on Marco Simoncelli's Death

Courtesy of MotoGP

The death of MotoGP racer Marco Simoncelli happened just 2 weekends ago.  In the time since the crash, there has been a ton of press coverage, and large tributes in Italy and around the world.  Top riders like Valentino Rossi, Casey Stoner and others have made pubic comments about the tragedy, trying to put some perspective on the event.  These comments come from riders who themselves are faced with an inevitable danger that looms over the sport.  Read More …