Discussion

Mechanic forges ahead after earthquake

Updated: November 28, 2012, 5:43 PM ET
By Ricky Monti

Veteran motocross, Supercross and freestyle motocross mechanic Lorenzo Magnoni has had more than his share of ups and downs during his career, but he has always persevered through hard work and determination.

His latest setback was the destruction of his home in Ferrara, Italy, when a 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck the region north of Bologna on May 19, killing 15 people and leaving 6,000 people homeless. As he awaits permission to rebuild his home, Magnoni still sleeps in a tent ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE ACTION SPORTS HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM