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Ride the Lightning 

Wednesday, Jan 21 2009
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We don’t know if it’s the latest thing in AMA Supercross, but it’s the only thing we know about AMA Supercross: celebrity-designed tracks. For this year’s season, star riders like Jeremy McGrath, Ricky Carmichael, and Mike LaRocco have piled the dirt just so. Truth be told, their tracks look a lot like the regular tracks on the tour, like the one disrupting the Giants' home turf today. But, again, we know nothing about AMA Supercross, save that it’s a helluva thing to watch, like a motorcycle race in a phone booth.

Qualifying runs start at 12:30 and the main event starts at 7 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 31, 7 p.m., 2009

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