Chad Reed watching practice before his first session.
Jimmy Albertson hugging the inside of a Thor tuffblock.
Justin Brayton grabbing a handfull of throttle on his JGR Yamaha.
Ryan Dungey looked focused all day.
Eli Tomac keeping low on his Geico Honda.
Will Hahn having fun during the first practice.
James Stewart looking ahead over a triple.
Eli Tomac scrubbing the triple in practice.
Justin Barcia trying to shave some time.
Will Hahn showing MXA the undercarriage of his Geico Honda.
Justin Brayton followed behind Villopoto for part of practice learning his lines.
Eli Tomac is getting faster each weekend.
Chad Reed doing a quick goggle check before landing.
Riders watching practice before they take their turn for qualifying.
Jason Anderson cornering with perfection.
Shane McElrath cornering his Troy Lee Designs Honda CRF250.
Jason Anderson keeping it low on his KTM 250SXF
Cole Seely cornering his Troy Lee Honda with ease
Cooper Webb looked fast all day in practice
Jason Anderson hammering out a corner to get a faster lap time
Jason Anderson holding it wide through the whoops
The ruts forming in San Diego
Cooper Webb taking his Yamaha through a section before the finish line
Michael Leib soaking up the sun
Dean wilson with the top spot on the boards
Deano taking flight
Jessy Nelson with his unique FMF pipes
Cooper Webb searching for speed on the track
Jason Anderson soaring through the finish line
Deano always giving a good whip for the crowd
Shane McElrath seat bouncing the finish line
Ryan Villopoto waiting for practice
Chad Reed practicing starts
Justin Barcia waited for everyone to take off before he launched his Honda into gear
Ryan Villopoto with his camo Kawasaki
Will Hahn soaring his Geico Honda off the finish line
Broc Tickle on his Soaring Eagle RMZ Suzuki
James Stewart looked cool, calm, and collected all day
A close look at Chad Reed’s Shift gear
Justin Barcia always showing off his style in practice
Ivan Tedesco riding his Rockstar Racing KTM
Andrew Short jumping through the finish line
Michael Leib soaking up the triple
San Diego is Chad Reed’s house with the most wins of any rider
Nice style by Josh Hill aboard his RMZ Suzuki 450
James Stewart taking a corner into the next section