Birthdays from December 24 to December 30Monday, December 24, 2007 | 7:46 AM
December 24: 2007 Miss Supercross Britney George.
December 24: Five years ago, Scotty Adkins was working at the hospital here in Morgantown, WV. After trying to make it on the pro circuit, he decided to hang up his leathers and try his hand at being a mechanic. He has worked for Yamaha of Troy, Motosport Outlet, and this year he got an opportunity to work for Nick Wey.
December 25: Chris "Detail King" Mayle
December 27: One of the most laid back guys you will see at the races has to be "Big" Rick Carmichael. After years of working as an electrician, his son gave him the ultimate gift, a chance to retire at an early age.
December 27: HG Films' Matt Wozney
December 28: Team Kawasaki's Senior Suspension Technician, Graeme Brough.
December 29: This year, Chris Gosselaar rode for the powerful Monster Energy/Pro Circuit team.
December 29: FMX Rider Jim McNeil
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