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Michael Lock

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Latest 18 Jul 2021 | Updated Daily

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Motorcyclist Episode 10, 2021 - AFT's Michael Lock


The 2021 American Flat Track racing season is in full swing. After a successful double-header round in Daytona Beach, Florida, the series moves to Atlanta for Round 3. Deemed a Super TT, the race will take place at Atlanta Motor Speedway—site of the 2021 Supercross Atlanta round. A special TT-style track that will feature asphalt, dirt, and a tabletop-style jump. In anticipation of this event, we speak with our old pal and motorcycle industry veteran and AFT CEO Michael Lock. Our conversation begins with an update on flat track racing before seguting into Lock’s career at Ducati North America. Tune-in and get up to speed on what’s happening in the motorcycle world.


28 Apr 2021

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Episode #63 - AMA Pro Racing CEO Michael Lock

Garagecast - All Things Retail

Meet Michael Lock...a consummate English gentleman, CEO and industry rebel! Michael has helmed some of the most high profile brands around - Ducati, Lamborghini and now American Flat Track racing. Listen in to a guy that has an amazing point of view. 

1hr 7mins

6 Apr 2021

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Ep. 07: Michael Lock, CEO of AMA Pro Racing

Rider Magazine Insider

Our guest is Michael Lock, CEO of AMA Pro Racing, which includes Progressive American Flat Track as well as national hillclimb, motocross and ATV race series. Flat track racing is America’s original extreme sport, with more than a century of adrenaline-fueled history. We discuss manufacturer rivalries, legendary motorcycles and racers, and iconic tracks like the Springfield Mile. Michael gives us the low-down on Mission SuperTwins, AFT Production Twins and AFT Singles, as well as Mile, Half-Mile, Short Track and TT track formats. And he gives us a preview of the 2021 AFT season, which kicks off with a doubleheader on March 12-13 at Volusia Speedway Park during Daytona Bike Week.


3 Mar 2021

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IRR- S2E8 - Inside American Flat Track 2021- AFT CEO, Michael Lock on bringing American Flat Track back to the forefront! Plus, NBC Sports, Trackside Reporter Kristen Beat returns with eyes on the riders to watch in 2021

Indian Rider Radio

With the 2021 AFT Season looming, we took time to remember when things weren't so bright for America's First Extreme Sport and a new CEO was called in to breathe life back into the Series. Enter Michael Lock. Meet the man who turned it all around for turning left on two wheels...Reserve your tickets here: American Flat Track tickets 2021 No one brings you a more complete look at AFT than NBC's Kristen Beat. Coming into her third year covering the series, no one knows the riders, teams, machines and families like she does - Kristen opens her "notebook" to offer us a look at who'll be on the box in 2021.Enjoy AFT with NBC Sports & TrackPass. https://www.nbcsports.com/gold/trackpass6D Helmets has joined us to offer 10% off on your next purchase when you use our promo code - IRR2021 - Use the Link below! 6D Helmets Cutting edge protection technology - 6D is re-inventing the street motorcycle helmet.Lloyd'z Garage & IMC Charlotte The Industry leader for Indian Motorcycle performance cams, big bore kits and MORERUSH RACING PRODUCTS The first for Indian Motorcycles. If it's gotta go fast, ya better put RUSH on it.The V-Twin Blog Editor Larry Marshall with up-to-date motorcycle news, information, trends, highlights & advice!The Weather Show with Vin Crosby Meteorologist Vin Crosby provides up-to-date professional forecasts for your area.Buzzsprout - Let's get your podcast launched! Start for FREEDisclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you.Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/biz/fund?id=H936M85CN9VGN)

1hr 9mins

26 Feb 2021

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Episode 8 - Michael Lock, American Flat Track CEO

Racing Now and Then

American Flat Track CEO Michael Lock discusses the issues the motorcycle racing series is facing in its efforts to return to competition this year. He also talks about why the Production Twins class was formed and takes a look at the growth of the sport’s fan base.


8 May 2020

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Steve Jugan and Michael Lock

Pit Pass Moto

Host PJ Doran discusses the changes being made and what's to come at MotoAmerica and American Flat Track this year with Steve Jugan, the VP of Business Development and Partnerships with MotoAmerica, and Michael Lock, CEO of American Flat Track. Follow MotoAmerica on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!  Follow American Flat Track on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


30 Jan 2020

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Moto Marketing Podcast #11: American Flat Track CEO Michael Lock

The Racer X Podcast Network

Michael Lock, the CEO of American Flat Track, joined Luke Nesler on the Moto Marketing Podcast to discuss the growth of the series. Lock shares how some adjustments to the series and its marketing has sparked some major growth over the past couple of years, and there are no signs of it slowing down. Learn more about American Flat Track: https://www.americanflattrack.com/ Follow Luke Nesler on Instagram: www.instagram.com/lukenesler www.instagram.com/impakt_media Visit Impakt Media Online: www.thinkimpakt.com


28 Jan 2020

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Michael Lock

Off the Groove

In this week's episode, we recap the two epic events in South Dakota and preview the third national in less than a week, the Sacramento Mile. We also put in a call to the man "atop the box" each and every day for AFT, Michael Lock. Hear his thoughts on the first half of 2019, what he is excited about for the rest of the year and beyond, and the topic that seems to be on everyone's mind for 2020, Super Twins.

1hr 12mins

9 Aug 2019

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Michael Lock Interview

Pit Pass Moto

Lock was named the Chief Executive Officer of American Flat Track in 2015. Since taking over, Lock has been integral in revitalizing the series. Recently a contract was finalized to bring American Flat Track back to Remington Park in Oklahoma City, O.K. for the 2020 OKC Mile on June 20, 2020, where AFT was missed in 2019 due to a scheduling conflict. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


31 Jul 2019

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Cloud N Clear

Meet Michael Lock, an Enterprise Software veteran and the man who ran Google Enterprise's sales organization at the very start! Michael is a passionate advocate for the use of technology in the Business Cloud with a proven track record of building B2B SaaS companies. He helped start Google Cloud and with the assistance of great partners and an outstanding team, he built that business from its infancy to over $1B. He has run large sales organizations and small startups. Take a ride down memory lane and look into the future from one of the true veterans in this nascent ecosystem. Host: Tony Safoian Guest: Michael Lock Connect on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/SADA https://www.twitter.com/Safoian https://twitter.com/michaelhlock Connect on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/sada/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/safoian/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelhlock/ To learn more about SADA visit www.SADA.com.


23 Jul 2019