Richard Schilling Passes

Cycle News Staff | January 31, 2011

Long-time motocross enthusiast Richard Schilling passed away on Monday, January 24 after suffering serious injuries at a Sierra Old Timers practice day on Saturday, January 22 in Marysville, California.

Schilling was a well-known rider on the International O.T. circuit the past 30 years after racing professionally in the 1970s. He also ran Schilling Products, a company he started in the ’70s in San Jose, California. Schilling moved the company to Yuba City in the 1980s and later added fund has been set up for Schilling’s children Cody, aged 7 and Carl, 12.

Donations can be made to R. Schillings Children fund at any Umpqua bank branch.