Tune up event for Monster Energy® AMA Supercross Series draws top riders/big crowd
CARLSBAD, Calif., (Dec. 28, 2007) – Spy Optic racers from the Factory Connection/Honda program, Jake Weimer and Josh Grant, went 1-2 at the recent Perris Raceway Pro Invitational Supercross in an exciting Supercross Lites class main event that saw the two racers battle all the way down to the wire at the southern California track.
“That was a blast. Definitely a good tune up race for Anaheim,”
said Weimer. “I’m pumped I was able to hold off Josh for the win. I think we gave the fans at Perris a pretty good show.”
“Fun little local race with a ton of good riders showing up,” said Grant, who prior to the main had won the Lites class heat race.
Also, Spy Optic’s Michael Sleeter finished a solid 6th in the pro Supercross class.
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