Round 6 of the AMA Pro Flat Track Grand National Championship series will get underway later today at the Hagerstown Half Mile track with our first practice session at 4:50 PM. The Expert Main Event is scheduled for 11 PM (EST).
The Triumph factory sponsored Bonneville Performance team will be on hand to race our Triumph Bonneville Super Trackers at the event, with our rider, Mikey Martin #91. Our goal is to continue to improve on our standings as we have been doing since the Springfield Mile.
This follows our holiday weekend activities visiting some of our countries wounded war heros at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center…
… and promoting AMA Flat Track at the Port Royal Speedway in Pennsylvania.
Hagerstown Half Mile Update – July 5, 2014
In our first GNC Twins Practice at 4:50 PM we placed 24th out of 47 entries with a 0:25.614 best lap.
At 5:30 PM, in our first GNC Twins Qualifying round 1 we placed 31st with a best lap time of 0:26.012.
Then at 6:10 PM we placed 32nd with a best lap time of 0:25.948, in the GNC Twin Qualifying round 2.
After Opening Ceremonies, in the GNC Twins Semi 1 at 8:50 PM, we placed 3rd with a 0:25.213 best lap.
Then again at 9:50 PM in the GNC Twins Semi 1 we placed 3rd with a 0:25.213 best lap
All of this gave us starting position in the Main Event Expert Race at 11:00 PM. We finished the 25 laps in 15th place with a 0:25.207 best lap. This puts us in 14th place in the overall points standing for the Grand National Championship, with 6 out of 16 rounds completed.
Now it is on to Grays Harbor in Elma, WA for Round 7 on July 19th.