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REM GLEN HELEN MOTOCROSS RACE REPORT: WITH THEIR NORMAL MOTOCROSS TRACK UNDER CONSTRUCTION, THE GANG MOVED 200 FEET WEST

Photos by Dan Almangos and Randel Fout The top three to Glen Helen’s first turn were Justin Jones (42), Mark Tilley (213) and Brandon Brady (205). While their totally new REM racetrack is being rebuilt, the weekly REM races have moved to the USGP track for the last three races. Surprisingly, the vast majority of REM racers prefer to race on the REM track?in spite of the size and fame of the front track. The REM layout is much more technical, with lots of off-camber turns and tricky ups and down. So, in …

REM GLEN HELEN MOTOCROSS REPORT: THE WORLD GETS TURNED AROUND BACKWARDS

Ryan Surratt (51) chases Jace Owen (in Blake Wharton’s chest protector) past Josh Lawrence (154). Owen would win the 250 intermediate class with Surratt second, Max Groom third, Cody Brownfield fourth and Kristoffer Palm (a Swede) fifth. REM is famous for changing its track layout on a monthly basis, but since the track was totally redesigned after the Red Bull X-Fighters were at Glen Helen, no one really expected any major changes for awhile. Surprise! When the REM regulars showed up everything looked …