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Cycle News 2014 Issue 11 March 18 2014

Cycle News is a weekly magazine that covers all aspects of motorcycling including Supercross, Motocross and MotoGP as well as new motorcycles

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C A L E N D A R O F E V E N T S ROAD RACE Round 1 FIM MotoGP World Championship Losail International Circuit L o s a i l , Q a t a r M a r c h 2 3 , 2 0 1 4 The MotoGP World Championship kicks off its 2014 season under the lights at Losail Circuit, March 23. Marc Marquez is returning from an off-season training injury to defend his title against some hungry opponents. And per- haps no one is hungrier than last year's winner at Qatar – Jorge Lorenzo. But at the end of the day everyone will get the chance to see who did their homework in the off season when the season gets underway in the desert. For more information, visit: Qatar/2014 MOTOCROSS James Stewart AMA Spring Championship Freestone County Raceway W o r t h a m , Te x a s M a r c h 1 9 - 2 2 , 2 0 1 4 Gates open for the 2014 James Stewart AMA Spring Championship March 17 at Freestone in Wortham, Texas. Timed practice for gate selection gets underway Tuesday, March 18 and racing kicks off on Wednesday, March 19, with additional classes added this year to the competi- tion. For those of you who want to keep tabs on the racing action away from the track there's an app for that – the Freestone MX app. You can also listen to the tower on their live webcast that starts at 8 a.m on Tuesday's practice day. For more information, visit: spring-championship/ OFF ROAD JBC 6 Hour Endurance Race Glen Helen Raceway D e v o r e , C a l i f o r n i a M a r c h 2 3 , 2 0 1 4 The opening round of Glen Helen Raceway's Endurance Series gets underway with its shortest race of the three- round series, the JBC 6 Hours of Glen Helen. It's fol- lowed by the 10 Hour a few months later and concludes with the 24 Hour in October. The green flag drops for the 6 Hour at 8:30 a.m. Sunday and the checkered flag will drop six hours later at 2:30 p.m. Mark Tilley and company claimed the overall win last year. For more information, visit: jbc-6-hour-endurance-race/ WHAT'S NEXT P162 For a comprehensive schedule of events, visit www.

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