Earnie Adams — United States
Earnie Adams hails from the state of Tennessee. Earnie got his first motorcycle in 1970. When he saw Evel's Caesars Palace jump, he got hooked on motorcycle jumping. He raced motorcycles for awhile, but in 1977 his did his first public jump over 10 cars.
Earnie getting ready to jump 16, 17 and then 19 cars at the Ascot Speedway in Gardena, California in 1988 (Ascot Photos: Cyclejumpers.com)
Below: Earnie jumping 22 Cadillacs at the Sacramento Mle In Sacramento, California in 1988. He was 31 years old at the time of this jump.
Earnie, his crew and his 1982 Honda CR480.