The AMA recently announced the teams that will represent the US in the 2006 International Six Days Enduro in New Zealand. After four two-day rounds of the ISDE Qualifier series, the selected Trophy Team is comprised of Ron Schmelzle, Fred Hoess, Aaron Kopp, Paul Neff, Eric Bailey and Jimmy Jarrett.

The US will also have a star-studded Junior Trophy Team. Joining returning Top American Kurt Caselli will be Ricky Dietrich, David Pearson and Russell Bobbitt.

The US will also be represented by a host of Club Teams:



Michael Bronn

Alan Deyo

Jeff Fredette

Patrick Garrahan

Kellon Walch

Daniel Janus


Desert MC

Theodore Hahn

Brandon Johnson

Mike Monroe


Merced Dirt Riders

Eric Ducray

Jordan Brandt

Sam Buffa


Sugar Mama Racing

Nicole Bradford

Lacy Jones

Amanda Mastin


Trail Riders of Houston

Cole Kirkpatrick

David Kamo

Luke McNeil


Missouri Mudders

Steve Leivan

Jeremy Ketchum

Greg Gillian


Dirt Diggers

John Bennett

Dylan Debel

Walker Luedtke


Team Oregon

Rory Sullivan

Mason Harrison

Johathan Seehorn


Jean Turner | Contributor

A former staffer at Cycle News, Turner continues to contribute to the website and magazine as a columnist and someone we can count on to whip up a few thousand words on an off-road race when needed.