Seat Time Episode 204: Eric Peronnard & Jean Turner

Eric Peronnard and Jean Turner are great names in the motorcycle industry. They’re also mostly behind the seasons making sure their respective organizations are running smoothly. Eric is the mind behind Endurocross and Jean Turner works for Cycle News. Let’s Discuss.

Endurocross is not on the schedule for X Games. This was a big shock, so many of us have enjoyed the racing aspect of what went on at X Games. Eric sheds some light on the behind the scenes on what EnduroX is no longer a part of X Games. We also discuss the 2016 Endurocross schedule, being heavily set in the back half of 2016.

Jean Turner is currently a freelancer for Cycle News. She’s heavily engrained though in the inner workings and helped us understand a little bit of what went on behind the scenes with Cycle News being bought by Powersports Media from Motorcycle Aftermarket Group (MAG). Now an independent digital content creator, they have a great opportunity to completely start fresh and bring a new style of journalism to the sport.