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Stockton Half-Mile Round 2 AMA Flat Track

Friday, March 29, 2013
The 29th running of the Ohio Grand National for the AMA Pro Flat Track in Lima is getting geared up for the last weekend in June 2012.
AMA Pro Flat Track heads to the Stockton Half-Mile for Round 2 of the 2013 season.
Next stop, Stockton, California. The stars of AMA Pro Flat Track presented by J&P Cycles intend to pack up their machines and head out west for the first time this season and go handlebar-to-handlebar at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds in Stockton, Calif. Despite the best efforts of all involved, the TBA event previously scheduled for May 4, 2013 will not be conducted. Nevertheless, fans can write this upcoming Stockton event in permanent ink on their calendars, as the race is expected bring nonstop action-packed racing from the very first heat all the way to the drop of the checkered flag in the final main event.

"I'm thrilled to bring our series out to California for the first time this season," said Michael Gentry, COO of AMA Pro Racing. "It seems like every time our riders compete in the Golden State it's always a world-class experience. The fans embrace the sport and the atmosphere is just unbelievable. The field is very competitive this year as we all witnessed in Daytona and we can't wait to get everything started back up again in May."

The AMA Pro Grand National Championship Expert riders will be mounted on their thundering twin-engines for the first time this season on San Joaquin County Fairgrounds' half-mile course. Mikey Rush and Brandon Robinson were able to come out on top and stake their claim on Daytona's short track in the 2013 season's opening rounds. The rest of the field will be ready to turn up the pressure to on the half-mile course when the Series heads West.

As for the AMA Pro J&P Cycles Pro Singles, they will be piloting their single-engine machines for the third time this season. Michigan's Kyle Johnson and New Yorker Jake Constantine both took checkered flags at Daytona and will look to have similar success when the lights go on in Stockton.

Both divisions in AMA Pro Flat Track presented by J&P Cycles look to be of extreme potency in 2013. The AMA Pro Grand National Championship Experts bring back a deep field of proven veterans as well as talented young and win-hungry stars that are looking to make a name for themselves among the elite on the biggest stage in the sport. The AMA Pro J&P Cycles Pro Singles also make up a field of young and fierce competitors looking to make an immediate impact in hopes of obtaining a championship.

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