Gerald (Bear) Davis

Class of 2007

INDUCTED in the MARITIME MOTORSPORTS HALL OF FAME

Date: November 17, 2007

Category: Competitor

Division: Motocross

PERSONAL

Hometown: Springhill, Nova Scotia

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

1970 started his career in Motocross. He won the second race he was in.

1971 won his first championship.
- Won Canadian/American challenge race.
- Won Eastern Canadian Championship in Toronto.

1972 won Atlantic Region Championship.

1973 invited to work in the shop of Husquvana in Toronto and raced their Bikes.
- Rode dirt bike for filming of TV commercial in Brookvale, PEI (on his honeymoon).

1974 Trained with Seppo Markinen and Jorma Rautinen of Finland. Trained with Canadian Champion Ron Keay's.
- He raced Ontario, Quebec and northern USA.

1976, '77, '78 raced Can-Am in Atlantic Region – won the 125 and 250cc Pro Championship.

1978 Retired.

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