Denver Arenacross Practice Report

March 15, 2013 5:55pm

By Dave Deringer

Heading into the final two nights of Amsoil Arenacross racing here in Denver at the Denver Coliseum and Monster Energy Babbitt's Kawasaki riders are all ready to go as they go one, two, three in timed practice and qualifying for Friday’s event.

Ohio’s Zach Ames set the fastest time on the unique track (including an over-under bridge and some massive whoops) with a 28.504, followed by his teammateand series points leader Tyler Bowers (28.512) and rookie Tyler Villopoto (28.591), with his best qualifying position of the year.

Team Faith KTM’s Jeff Gibson who sits second in points qualified seventh with a 29.017 and privateer Mike McDade who is in fourth in the points qualified fifth (28.728)

The track is one of the coolest layouts in Areancross history and all the riders have said that it is really fun to ride.

Watch for the season ending TV show on Speed this Sunday at 11:30am eastern.


Arenacross points heading into Friday nights event..

1. Tyler Bowers 91,
2. Jeff Gibson 85,
3. Zach Ames 84,
4. Mike McDade 71,
5. Dave Ginolfi 58,
6. Kelly Smith 57,
7. Nathan Skaggs 56,
8. Willy Browning 53,
9. Daniel blair 53,
10. Gared Steinke 47.