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Alex Harvill, record setter

Talking with motocross rider Alex Harvill about new moto distance record

Updated: July 23, 2012, 5:37 PM ET
By Colin Bane

On May 12, motocross racer Alex Harvill, 19, set a new world record for motocross distance jump by soaring 425 feet. He landed the jump while filming at Steve Eilers' Toes MX Park in Royal City, Wash. News of the jump was kept secret until this week, when the first published photos of Harvill's jump will appear in the September/October issue of the Australian magazine Freerider MX. The footage shot by Jay Schweitzer of Powerband Films and Mike McEntire of Mack Dawg Productions will ...

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