For more than 20 years, top professional motocross freestyler Eric Mello has proven himself to be a force to be reckoned with in the motocross world. Competing in such high profile events as the Los Angeles X-Games 12, Eric Mello has also top ranking positions in a number of Nationwide motocross races throughout the past decade.
His incredible talent has attracted sponsorship deals with such companies as O’NealMX, Red Bull, Smith, Moto-Master, Globe, ASV, Twin Air, Matrix, Pirelli and others.
Not one to rest on his laurels, Eric Mello has branched out into other endeavors, inducing involvement with his freestyle motocross facility, SunapeeMX. SunapeeMX is the premier training facility of the Northeast, providing freestyle motocross training and services for some of the biggest names in professional motocross across New England.
SunapeeMX has been designed with the serious motocross rider in mind. From MX tracks uniquely designed to challenge riders to the fully-equipped on-site fitness center, SunapeeMX helps riders up their game and beat out their competition.
Beyond the expertly designed facilities, SunapeeMX is owned and run by Professional FMX rider Eric Mello and his partner Professional Supercross Rider #408 Paul Lamb, who also serves as the head trainer. In addition to the years of experience Mello and Lamb bring to SunapeeMX, Josh St. Hilaire runs the mechanics workshop located at the MX training facility.
Exclusive to serious riders, SunapeeMX offers training that helps make riders safer and faster. The techniques used include a focus on physical conditioning, riding technique and mental skills for competition. The physical conditioning provided to MX riders includes muscular strength training as well as cardio conditioning to help get serious riders in peak condition, and keep them there.
However, the MX training for riders does not stop there. Riders also receive education that includes nutrition, safety and mechanical skills. In addition, rider performance tapes are reviewed with the riders so they can see how they are progressing, as well as where they need to put more focus in their training and learning programs. Everything about the SunapeeMX experience is geared toward benefiting the rider across the board with the skills, education and physical conditioning needed for top performance.
Located in Sunapee, New Hampshire, SunapeeMX is a 30-acre facility created to provide additional training and support to the serious MX rider, in a home-away-from-home environment. The motocross training facility also has a limited RV park that includes electric and water hook-ups. This better enables riders to be able to fully enjoy all the training at SunapeeMX has to offer them.