Tarah Gieger au naturel

The motorcross champ shows how her training pays off

Originally Published: July 9, 2013
By Morty Ain | ESPN The Magazine

How did you get into motocross? TG: I was 10 years old when my dad got me a bike. It was just something I wanted to mess around on, and he was all about it. Originally I wanted a go-kart because kids in my neighborhood had them, but those are pretty dangerous. You can end up driving under a truck.

What was it like racing against boys? TG: I grew up in Puerto Rico surfing against them and playing baseball with them, so it wasn't out of the norm. It was actually ...

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