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REM GLEN HELEN RACE REPORT: JASON LAWRENCE IS BECOMING AN REM REGULAR; PLUS LOTS OF PHOTOS

Jason Lawrence won the 450 Pro class for the third straight time as he has become a regular at Glen Helen’s REM races. He won the first moto easily, but got pushed around in the first few corners of the second moto and had to come up from fourth to catch Gary Sutherlin. Photo: Chillzone Glen Helen’s REM track has lots of technical sections that demand that the riders watch their P’s and Q’s. Here, Gary Sutherlin gets his P’s mixed up and almost sucks his leg into his rear wheel. Sutherlin, an offroad sp…

REM GLEN HELEN MOTOCROSS RACE REPORT: WHERE IN THE WORLD IS JASON LAWRENCE? HE WAS AT REM THIS WEEKEND

Photos by Dan Almangos and Ernie Becker Jason Lawrence (338) won the 450 Pro class with a 2-1 day. It wasn?t all fun and games as Jason got into an scuffle after practice with fellow 450 Pro Brandon Brady. In a pure world, Jason Lawrence would have been at the Southwick National motocross and Michael Lieb would have been at the Swedish Grand Prix this past weekend. Instead, they were at the weekly REM motocross races at Glen Helen getting in some warm-up before their return to the Big-Time. They went 2-…

BLACK & WHITE: THE WHYS AND WHEREFORES OF AMA NATIONAL NUMBERS

There was a time in American motocross when how you finished in the total AMA points was your number for the following season. For example, the rider who had the fifth most point in 1983 wore number five and the rider with the 35th most points was number 35. That all changed when the powers-that-be decided to adopt what-they-thought was the NASCAR numbering system. The change caused a firestorm because the purists felt that earning a high National number was the ultimate prize for a Pro racer?and that h…