oakland-7153A pair of Gaerne SG12’s after practice. 

JASON ANDERSONJason Anderson waits his turn in the tunnel to get introduced to the Oakland crowd.
 aaron plessingerAaron Plessinger stands up for our nation as the National anthem is being played.
 oakland-7216Our nations bravest. 
 cooper webbCooper Webb waves to the crowd during opening ceremonies. 
 chad reedNotice Chad Reed’s Fox helmet does not have any hardware. Ken Roczen leaked this new magnetic Fox technology that they are testing. Maybe something we will see available to the pubic in the future.
 marvin musquinMarvin Musquin focused.
 ryan DungeyRyan Dungey waiting inside the tunnel for the show to start.

mike laroccoTeam Geico Honda team manager Mike LaRocco looks on. 
 justin hillThe tough track in Oakland did not phase Justin Hill’s confidence in Oakland. He had the fastest qualifying time in his class.
 oakland-7627The start of 450 heat 1. 
 dean wilsonDean Wilson had a rough start to the night on his new Husky ride. He couldn’t stay on two wheels, but pulled off his goal of a top ten in the main event.
 justin bogleJustin Bogle getting roosted in the air in his heat race. Justin ended up crashing in the main event completing only 4 of the 21 laps.

jason andersonJason Anderson rounding the inside of the sand section in Oakland. 

ryan dungeyRyan Dungey had a rough start to the night. He got passed multiple times in his heat race and had to go to the semi. He fought the track.

oakland-7863The start of 450 heat 2.

jason andersonJason Anderson wins his heat race looking back to see who is behind him.
  chad reedChad Reed played it safe on the treacherous track and settled for a 8th in the main.

marvin musquinMarvin looked great in practice but just couldn’t seem to put it together in main. 

eli tomacEli also started to night off rough as he finished 6th in his heat and had to go to the semi. 

ryan DungeyRyan gets passed by Blake Baggett in his heat.

eli tomacEli Tomac put in 21 solid laps and came all the way from 8th place to take the main event win. 
 copper webbWith Copper Webb being the fastest qualifier as well as winning his heat race, it looked as if he had a chance to win the main. 
 oakland-8219Justin Starling rode to an 8th place finish.
 oakland-8350Jake Weimer looks in his rear-view to find Dean Wilson tailing him.
 oakland-8279Southern California privateer, Nick Schmidt finished 16th in the main.
 shane mcelrathShane Mcelrath crashed hard in his heat race. He wasn’t injured and was happy to finish on the podium. 
 oakland-8473The start of Ryan Dungey’s semi.
 nick schmidtNick Schmidt going through the whoops.
 jake wiemerJake Weimer over the triple as the sun sets behind him.

justin bogleJustin Bogle might need some time to heal up from his crash.

oakland-8598Dean Wilson off the start of the LCQ. 

dean wilsonDean went on the win the LCQ to make it into the main.

oakland-8725The start of the 250 main event. Austin Forker took the early lead, but crashed coming into the second corner. 

jimmy decotisThe ruts on the Oakland track were deep. Jimmy Decotis searches for the best line over the triple. 

justin hillJustin Hill took his third win in a row, and with that the red plate. Justin leads Shane Mcelrath by 1 point.

oakland-8772Heath Harrison rounded out the top-ten.

oakland-9337Being mid-pack coming over the first triple on the first lap is always nerve racking. To jump or not to jump, that is the question. 

oakland-9309The start of the 450 main event. Jason Anderson leads to the first corner but swiftly gets passed by Ryan Dungey on the first lap. 

oakland-9262Your 250 Supercross podium from left to right: Martin Davalos, Justin Hill, Shane Mcelrath.

copper webbCooper Webb found his grove in the deep ruts. Now that the series is heading East, Copper might start to excel his way to the front. 

oakland-9516Ryan Dunge in focus mode going through the sand section.

oakland-9493Here is Justin Bogle’s crash that took him out of the race. Is it just a coincidence the Vince Friese is next to him?

chad reedChad Reed flys through the roost. 

oakland-9636The second dragons back was very technical. You had to hit the last whoop with force and get enough flight to clear the gap to the landing. Only a few riders were doing this consistently. Eli Tomac demonstrates.

malcolm stewartMalcolm Stewart is fast, but can’t seem to put it together in the mains. 
    rain dungeyJake Weimer was in Ryan Dungey way so he moved him.
 eli tomacEli Tomac wins another. He is 17 points behind points leader Ryan Dungey.
 cole sellyCole Seely was steady-eddie finishing is 5th.
 oakland-9866Ryan struggled the most in the whoops. Here he gets passed for the lead by Tomac in the main. 
  oakland-9791Malcom Stewart pulls over to let riders by.

oakland-0099Your 450 Oakland podium from left to right: Ryan Dungey, Eli Tomac, Cooper Webb. 


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