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2018 SAN DIEGO SUPERCROSS | PRESS DAY PETCO PARK

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Photos by Spencer OwensSD_PRESS_01Today, we got to visit the venue for the sixth round of the 2018 AMA Supercross series before the fans for the annual “press day” event at Petco Park in beautiful downtown San Diego. San Diego has been the Supercross round that the teams celebrate Military Appreciation. Riders gear and bike graphics are military oriented to support the troops. 

Ryan SurrattRyan Surratt rolls in “privateer style” to the stadium.

Eli TomacEli Tomac’s Bell Moto-9 Flex helmet is ready for press day.

Michael LeibUnfortunately, the pits are a bit aways from the stadium. So riders/mechanics will be taking to the streets to get to where they need to go.

Marvin MusquinMarvin Musquin’s Red Bull KTM 450SXF will not be ran today, but is ready to race tomorrow.

A view from above of tomorrow nights battle field.

These whoops could definitely be the deciding factor tomorrow night.

To date, this was by far the “biggest mainstream press day in the sports history,” quoted by FELD Entertainment’s Sean Brennan in regards to the major TV network’s in attendance.

Chase SextonChase Sexton was in attendance showing the troops support.

Aaron PLessingerAaron Plessinger stopped by for some laps.

Josh GrantJosh Grant came through, and looked very smooth today. 

Chad ReedChad Reed was the guy everyone wanted to talk to as usual.

Christian CraigWe like Christian Craig’s setup for tomorrow night!

Christian CraigChristian Craig is fun to watch. Especially on Press Day.

Josh GRANTJosh Grant airin’ it out.

Michael LeibMichael Leib had nothing short of a tough comeback in Oakland. He hopes to show the fans what he’s truly made of in San Diego.

Eli TomacEli Tomac didn’t ride much of press day. But when he did, all eyes were on him.

Fasthouse’s Deegan Vonlossberg also looked really smooth.

Christian CraigChristian Craig lets the Dirt Worxs crew know that he enjoys the track.

2018 SAN DIEGO SUPERCROSS | FULL COVERAGE

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