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Cycle News 1969 04 29

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~ ATTElllnON PUBLICITY COIIIIIT· TEES-Be sure to send Cycle News notice of yaur comine e..nls and we will list them In Ills department !rH. CALENDAR OF EVENTS Ruders are advised thalli stine In thi s calendar Is a free Service. Cycle News c1sclaims any responsibility lor cancellillion or chaneine of events by pro mole r s without notice. r.l ~ EVERY WEDNESDAY NIGHT ~ FLAT TRACK RACES, Trojan Raceway ~ t,) In Cal., Long Beach Fwy & Firestone mVd., Firestone to Garfield, so. on Garfield. west on Southern to traclt. 6-7: 30 p.m. sign-llP. 100cc to 25Occ. Trophies & 40% at gate. EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT SPORTSMAN TT RACES at Trojan Raceway In Cal., Long Beach Fwy. & Firestone Blvd., Firestone to GarfIeld, so. on Garfield. west on Southern to track. 67:30 p.m. sign-llP. 100cc to 25Occ. Trophies & 40% of gate. EVERY FRIDAY NI GHT SPEEDWA Y RACING at saugus Speedway, Calif. Take GOlden State Fwy. to Palmdale turn ofl, left at Solodad Canyon Rd. for 2-1/2 miles. Race 8:30 p.m. Starting April 25th. 1/2 MILE FLAT TRACK RACES by J.C. Agajanlan at Ascot Park, 18400 S. Vermoot, Gardena, Cal. Race 8: 15 p.m. EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT TT RAC ING under the lighls at Elsinore Race Track. Just otf Hwy. 71, east of Perris, Calif. turnofl•. Sportsman Irophles for all classes. TT RACES at Perris, Cal. Gates open 5:30, practice 6:30, race 7:00. Limited to 150 entries. Class C traction only. lnfo: Gerry Burton, (714) 657-3678 or 657-8081. SPEEDWAY RACING at WhIteman StadIum, 13020 Pierce st., Pacoima, Cal. Off San Fernando Rd. at WhItman AIrprl. EVERY SUNDAY MOTORCYCLE DRAG RACING at Lions ~ SIrlp, 223rd and Alameda In Wilmington, Cal. Info: (213) 424-0961. RRST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH MOTORCYCLE RACES at L>ead,"an's Point In Apple Valley, Cal. European Scrambles, 3 one hour races, 3 classes. Post entries only. Prac. 8 a.m., race 10 a.m. Info: Pho . 71-339, Hwy 11, Rancho Mirage, Cal. DESERT RACES by Smokebomb Gaetz M.C., ~15 mi. loops. Limed from High Vista Store, at Ave. J" 100th St., north ot Palmdale. Cal. 1 p.m. st:art:lnlt. 3r1l SUNDAY OF EVE Y MONTH MOT0-CROSS races at Deadman's Point, Apple Valley, Cal. by tbeHt-DesertRacIng Assoc. All classes, free entry. Prac. 8:30 a.m., race 11 a.m. Info: (714) 247-7473 evenings. THURS. In SUN.. APRIL 24-21Ib CYCLE WORLD MOTORCYCLE SHOW Sports Arena. Stockers and Irustoms of all liescUPtioosln includIng the indescribable. say hello and get d1Scount d1ScrlptlClllS at the Cycle News booth. at Los Angeles AMA HATIONALS May 4, 19&9, SUnday 175 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP ENDURANCE RUN. Midwest National Enduro Riders Assn •• c/o Wm. R. Maxey. 1148 Cedar St•• Rockford, Ill. May 4, 19&9, Sunday HALF-MlLE DffiT TRACK NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP. Cumberland Raceway. Cumberland. Maryland. John W. Barton. Promoter. May 11, 1969, Saturday 50 Lap. MILE AND ONE-EIGHTH DIRT TRACK NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP (Night). Bushkill Valley M.C. Inc.. Nazareth. Pa. ------SATURDAY, APRIL 26111 HARE SCRAMBLES by Master Links M.C. Limed from Barstow freeway to Hwy 395, 2 ml to Phelan Rd., left 2 ml to Rocking "K" Bar. Phllan, Cal., Info: (714) 892-3709 or (213) 372-3385. SCRAMBLES by Pathfinders M.C. ot Fresno, Cal. at Kearney Bowl Speedway. Practice 6 p.m., race 8 p.m. AMA sanc. Info: Rodger Rltcher, 4307 C.lndianapolIs, Fresno, Cal. SAT.. & SUN •• APRIL 26 & 21111 SPRING TOUR, City of Hope Benefa by Roadrlders. BIG BEAR TWO-DAY TF"-~ SCTA sanctioned. Umed r~ 'to ~\.~(J Station In Fawnski~ p p\J£. _, sat. noon. Info: D8"~ ;.c£.\.\.£....) 865-3991 or Gary Bart<. c)o. _/ 097-9441. .... (yde Me"S Visit ..e b tb 178 a.' at 00 , (ydeW orY slao" SUNDAY, APRIL 21 EUROPEAN SCRAMBLES by CycUers M.C. at Bakersfield, Cal. Limed from Bakersfield Speedway (No. Chesler Ave.) lnfo: Jack Beson (805) 832-0506. TT RACES, Class C, $600 purse, at Oregon Stdewinders M.C. track, near Portland. 1 p.m. Info: Dennis/DIane Seifert, Rt. 3, Box 290 C, Oregoo City, OregOll 97045, 632-3857 (after 7 p.m.) or 234-7388 (days). TT SCRAMBLES at Huntington Beach Cycle Park. Info: (714) 897-4458. SECOND ANNUAL ONE-HUNDRED MILE "BONANZA HARE & HOUND" by Nevada TraIlblazers M.C. at Holiday Inn, 5851 V1rgIn1a St., Reno, Nevada (U .S. 395, S. ot Reno) Info: Doue Busey 322-6323. TT SCRAMBLES, by TIle 13 Rebels M.C. at Perris Raceway. Perris, Cal••. --------------_ ... _-- practice 8 a.m., start 9 a.m., big bores noon. Info: (213) 771-2539. SCRAMBLES by Scramblers M.C. at Lodi Cycle Bowl, Stockton, Cal. Info: (916) 422-2420. SCRAMBLES, by South County M.C. at Hollister, Cal. Info: (916) 422-2420. ROUGH SCRAMBLES by HI-Hals M.C. at their track In Benicia, Cal., limed from Cordella cutoff. All classes, clubs invited. Sign-1lP & prac. 9 a.m., race noon. Info: (405) 685-5348. 2nd ANNUAL- POKER RUN by OlLkland M.C. at 36th St. & San Pablo Ave. Signup 10 a.m., run 12 noon. Info: 569-8015 or 562-4293. TT-SCRAMBLE-CROSS COMBO at Bay Mare Ranch, Cal., Ventura Fwy to Moore Park Rd. to Balcon Canyon, 12 mi off fwy. Info: Tex Meyers (213) 780-0051. MOTOCROSS by Lancers M.C. atChampion Speedway, across from Candlestick Park In S.SanFranclsco,Cal.AMAsanc. Prac. 9 a.m., race 11 a.m. loto: Howard Sutton, (415) 369-0247. ENGLISH TRIAL, PNTA sanc., round-1lP Trial, PendletOll, Oregon. Info: (503) 567-6334. 90 MILE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP ENDURANCE RUN. Tompkins County M.C•• R.F.D. 2, Route 3. Newfield. N.Y. HARE 'N HOUND by Simi Valley M.C., AMA Dlst 37 pis. LImed from Hlwys 395- 58, four corners area, Entry fee $4.50. Two 45 mi 100ps-Lemans start at 19 a.m., trail bikes OIle loop start 10: 15. SCRAMBLES by Stockton Scramblers M. C. AT Lodi, Cal. Cycle Bowl. AMA sanctioned. SIgnup & practice 9·11 am, Race moon. 100cc-65Occ & Open. $1.50 ride or watch. RaIn or ShIne. TEAM SCRAMBLES bY the HI-Bools M.C. at Dehesa Speedway. Take Interstate 8 to Harbison Canyon Rd. Signs & lime trom there. Race on moto-cross course. Info: 4140 Acacia Ave., Bonita, Cal. 92002. ACA NATIONAL ROAD RACE, Willow Springs Cal. Raceway, Rosamond, Cal., all classes. Pit open 8 a.m., race 11:30 a.m. lnfo: (714) 528-4290. SCRAMBLES by South County M.C. of Gilroy, Cal. at 7800 Clenega Rd. In Hollister. Signup & practice 9a.m., race noon. Info (408) 842-8888. TUESDAY, APRIL 29111 MOTORCYCLE MOVIES at Barnacle Bill's Tavern, 1846 Huntington Dr., Duarte, Cal. All new films. Admlssioo free. 8:30 p.m. SAT. & SUN., MAY 3 & 4111 2nd ANNUAL CINCO DE MAYO RUN•. AMA sanc., by Gypsy Wheels M.C. at Desert Empire Fairgrounds, Ridgecrest, Cal., motels available. Call Loote Cox at 245 French Ave., Ridgecrest, Cal., 375-7221. CLEAN UP VOLUNTEERS needed to clean up Bean Canyon so that motorcycles may use the canyon again. City Dump Truck will haul the trash away. Info: Dorothy Nickerson Box 1722, Lynwood, Cal. 00262. SATURDAY, MAY 3rd MOTOCROSS byC.M.C. at FontanaRaceway, san Bernardino Freeway to Etiwanda, North to 13444 Foothill Blvd. Tentatively twice/month, hopefully every week in the future. $ to experts, trophies to juniors. 5 riders/trophy. $2 CMC membership req. ,$3,000 med. Ins. $5 post enIry. SUNDAY, MAY 4111 TT RACES, Class C, $600 purse, at Oregon Sidewinders M.C. track. near Portland. 1 p.m. Info: Dennis/DIane Seifert, Rt. 3, Box 2900, Oregon City, Oregon 97045, 632-3857 (after 7) or 234-7388 (days). 3rd ANNUAL RA WHlDE ENDURO, by Wassuk Scramblers M.C. 120 mUes of Nevada desert, start & finish Hawthorne, Nevada. All classes, side hacks & lady riders welcome. Numbers assigned as received, mall entrtes ($4) close May I, post entry $5. Start 8 a.m. lnfo: Charjy Jones, P.O. Box 872, Hawthorne, Nevada 89415, (704) 945-2988. C.M.C. MOTO-CRa;s Spring Series. saddleback Park. 2455 Orange, Orange Cty., CalIf. Info: (714) 539-3328. FLATTRACK RACES at Trl-Angle Speedway, 2-1/2 mi SW of Hermiston, Oregon. lnfo: Pius Horning, moe Mtn. M.C., P.O. Box 590, Hermiston, Oregon 97838. may 4, may 18 ACA NATIONAL POINTS ROAD RACE, Riverside lot. Raceway, Riverside, Cal. All Prod & GP classes. PIIs open 8a.m., first race 11:30. lnfo: (714) 528-4290. SPORTSMAN SCRAMBLES by Lucll;y Spokes M.C. at tbe1r track, east at Brush Pra1rIe, Wash. 011 road 159. Sign-in 11 a.m., race 1 pm. Info: Lucll;y Spokes M.C., P.O. Box 77, BrushPralrle, Wash. 98606, (206) 687-2178. TT SCRAMBLES at Adelanto Racetrack. signup all classes close 10:30 a.m.Race 11:00 a.m. lnfo: (213) 927-3860. TT SCRAMBLES by Sunny Valley Speedway, 14 mi. N. ot Grants Pass, Oregon. Race 1 p.m. Info: Ray Copeland, 420 Crestview Lp., Grants Pass, Ore. 97526. MOTOCROSS by Marin County Motorcycle Assoc. at China Camp. AMA sanc. slgnups 9-10:30, race 11:00. Course apprx. 1 mi. Limed from Hwy 101 just North of San Rafael, San Pedro Rd. exit. lnfo: 415-561-7465. BUSHMASTERS MOTOCROSS 2 miles South at Beaumont. Limed from Beaumoot Ave. olframp. 10 a.m. start. Trophies to 50%. ---------------- For The Best Deal In Tow SUBSCRIBE NOW GET •• NOT HISTORYI 0$1.50 1yearo$ 12 for 2years (VIA 21d (!ASS MAIL) Mail to: CYCLf NEWS, BOI 498, Long Beach Calif 9080J NAME ......:: ADDRE... SS'- This is a new SIIbscription This is a reaewal I enclose check or 1I0ney order please bill me later _ 0 0 0 0 0 or 0 _ CITY STATE Via 1st class Jl&il for one year S18. Via Air Mail for ODe Year 526. _ _ ZIP _ PLEASE ALLOW THREE WEEKS FOR NEW SUBSCRIPTIONS TO START. ---------------------- ----------,---(clue to postal reculations we must have zip codes on all subscriptions) j

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