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REM GLEN HELEN MOTOCROSS RACE REPORT: TRAVIS PRESTON EMPHATICALLY MAKES HIS POINT AT THE OCTOBERCROSS

Photos by Dan Alamangos Travis Preston’s commitment to the winning is evident as he pitches his YZ450F into the Talladega first turn with Justin Jones (42) in the lead and Kurt Nicoll (8) in third. Travis Preston’s broadslide-style worked for him as he holds the tighter line out of the steeply banked first turn to slide underneath Justin Jones. The REM Octobercross took on special meaning this year because it was a build up to the 2013 World Veteran Motocross Championship next week and, as promised, the…

WORLD VET PREVIEW: SNEAK PEAK AT SATURDAY’S REM OCTOBERCROSS TRACK

How many gears does your bike have? No matter, you could use a couple more on Glen Helen’s-ultra long start straight. It is used on every lap. The riders re-enter the start straight from the jump on the left. The REM Octobercross has a long history as it was originally called ” The Commotion By The Ocean” when REM was at Carlsbad Raceway. The Commotion race a ttracted all of the major Pro riders of the era. When REM moved to Glen Helen the race rem ai ned, but the ocean was now about 40 miles away?thus …