1. Four-Time AMA Superbike Champ Josh Hayes

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I wouldn’t have known #41 was the Champ at all if I hadn’t bumped into him in the pits. I know Josh Hayes is a good MXer, but I don’t know how much flat-track he’s done. Not enough, apparently, as a bobble on the last lap shuffled him to the back of this ferocious dogpack – another good indicator of the level of competition and lack of respect out there. Luckily, his lovely wife Melissa Paris carded a 6th and an 8th place on her YZ250F to bolster the family pride and give them something to talk about on the ride home. Flat track is too fun. I may have found a purpose for my moldering XR400 at last.

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  • COD

    Good times were had by many.

  • Tod Rafferty

    Dang sorry I missed this one. The NX250 would be perfect.

  • BRude19r

    #54Z is Mike Interbitzen, not Mikey Rush.

  • Old MOron

    Oh man, this looks like fun! I think they’re going to do a few races at the Ventura County Fairgrounds this year. I need a bike.

  • Something alluring to me about a cute woman in racing gear, once I saw Sue Fish’s eyes through one of the 1st Bell Star helmets (tiny eye port) and saw two beautiful blue eyes with long lashes, I was immediately smitten. For good.