This Weekend @ Glen Helen: Baja Cup Challenge, SRA Grand Prix, & REM Saturday MX

_Glen Helen Raceway News Release
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  • The Baja Cup Challenge Series returns to Glen Helen with an exciting night race.
  • REM Saturday MX races to the back track on Saturday for great racing for all ages and skill levels.

  • SRA Grand Prix storms into Glen Helen Raceway on Sunday.

San Bernardino, Calif. - July 20, 2011 - Thrilling racing is coming to Glen Helen Raceway this weekend, with the Baja Cup Challenge and REM Saturday MX going off on Saturday and the SRA Grand Prix on Sunday.

As one of the most exciting off-road racing series in the Southwest, the Baja Cup Challenge Series always sees a great turn out of trucks, buggies and UTVs in a variety of desert classes. The race is held on a specially designed 4.5-mile desert course, and before racing gets under way, there will be a pre-run at 5PM open to all drivers and vehicles. Registration is handled at the track and no membership is required for this great series! Free camping is available and race fans are welcome to watch the Lucas Oil Off Road Series practice on Glen Helen's Lucas Oil Short Course.

Also on Saturday is REM Saturday MX, which takes to the Glen Helen Back Track. The relaxed atmosphere of REM Saturday MX attracts riders from all ages and skill levels. No membership is required to race and signups will be held on Saturday at the track from 8:00AM to 9:30PM. For more information, visit www.remsatmx.com.

On Sunday, the ever-popular SRA Grand Prix comes back to Glen Helen Raceway. Practice runs from 8:00AM to 8:45AM and riders of all ages and skill levels will be able to race in the class best for them, including: Vets, Seniors, Super Seniors, 85cc, 150cc, 200cc, Women, Four Stroke, 250cc, and a Team Race. Registration is not required to race, but it is required to earn points toward an earned number. For more info, check out SRA online at www.sragp.com.

Be sure to become a fan of Glen Helen on Facebook. Facebook fans can download a fan-only practice day coupon for $10 gate-entry on July 21st, 23rd, 28th or 30th.

For the latest news and updates on events at Glen Helen Raceway, head to www.glenhelen.com. Also, be sure to check us out on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GlenHelenRaceway and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/glenhelenracing!

Upcoming Events:
Jul. 30 - Glen Helen Ride Days - now on Saturday
Jul. 31 - Oldtimers/OTHG MX
Aug. 6 - X Racing MX
Aug. 6 - Lucas Oil Off Road Championship Series
Aug. 20 - Lucas Oil Short Course Regional #4
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Glen Helen Raceway: Glen Helen Raceway is the premier Off-Road Racing facility in Southern California and is known as a world class racing facility. The 256 acre facility located near the San Bernardino County town of Devore, has featured Motocross, Sand Drags, Short and Long Course Buggies & Trucks, AMA 125/250 MX Nationals, Pro ATV Racing, Off Road G.P. and Endurance races, and the FIM United States Grand Prix, World Championship Motocross event_