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Cycle News 1971 06 29

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VOLUME VIII NUMBER 24 June 29, 1971 PRICE THIRTY CENTS The Wiest Circulation of iIJIy Weekly Motorcyde Publlutlon D~~OlIDm 1A\©1fO®1 The Rickman 250 Moto-Cross is explored in-depth in the latest installment of Cycle News' Consumer Report. Purchased in February, the machine has gone through enduros, motocrosses and even nine laps at Elsinore's GP. Problems? Check out the report on pages 6-7 by Tom Culp... ...Then begin Part I of a three-part series by Ron Schneiders on the Essential of Enduros. Aimed primarily at the beginning enduro rider, it explains in detail what enduros are, how to prepare for one, and tips on how to finish high in the results, consistently. The report begins on page 10... ...And you motocross fans have a treat in store as Mammoth Mountain MX was run this weekend. A full report appears on page 36-37 of the second section, while in the meantime, don't miss Dave Swift's revealing interview with the 35-year-old "teenager" John Rice, complete with a full color picture on page 12... ...Don't forget the AMA's 20-Lap Half-Mile National at Terre Haute, Indiana. Complete with pictures and story, it begins on page 25, the first page of the giant Section 11.•. ...And, to round out this collector's issue, fl iP to the Qualifying Round of the Trask Mountain Trials held up North over the weekend. That report appears on pages 42-43, and there's more in this week's 56 pager. § Sunday it begins - the European Invasion. Facing the attack are America's finest with Indian Dunes Park in Valenl;ia, California, as the initial battleground. Above are a few of this country's hopefuls seen at the AMXT Benefit last month i ! at the Dunes. Leading is Jim West followed by Bill Clements (28) and Bob Grossi -, • (9B). Look carefully and you'll see the subject of this week's interview, John ......Rice, rolling along behind "Bullet Bob". Photo by John Bethea. C.CLENEWS 2499Caa.l. . ..&ve. Ne~spaper 90801 ~427-Q1133 LoagBeacb,CB.

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