The 2012 edition of Monster Energy Motocross of Nations is primed to start. Over in Lommel, Belgium the best MX riders on the planet have gathered to duke it out as the cream of the FIM Grand Prix series meets the best of the AMA talent the only time this year. The chance to see the greats of their craft line up together is a sight that will bring tens of thousands to the sandy banks as they do their part in creating the festival atmosphere that's unique to the Nations.
Speaking to the riders, we got a sense of the occasion and what's to look forward to this weekend. Hear how Blake Baggett, Tommy Searle, Guatier Paulin, Zach Osborne, Mitch Payton and Josh Coppins see it coming together.
Music: Fever In My Blood Black Diamond Heavies from the album Every Damn Time courtesy of Alive Records