Weekend @ Glen Helen: REM Sat. MX, Baja Cup Challenge #1 and SRA Grand Prix

_This Weekend At Glen Helen: REM Saturday MX, Baja Cup Challenge #1 and SRA Grand Prix

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  • The weekend kicks off with REM Saturday MX on the back track.
  • The 2011 Baja Cup Challenge Series brings off-road racing to Glen Helen on Saturday.
  • The SRA Grand Prix returns to Glen Helen's USGP Track on Sunday.

San Bernardino, Calif. - April 6, 2011 - Glen Helen Raceway is excited for another weekend full of racing! America's Playground in Southern California welcomes back REM Saturday MX on Saturday and the SRA Grand Prix on Sunday. The Baja Cup Challenge Series begins on Saturday with Round 1.

REM Saturday MX is always a popular event on Glen Helen's Back Track. REM Saturday MX requires no membership to race, and offers a variety of classes. Sign up at the track from 8:00am to 9:30am on Saturday morning and enjoy a day of racing at Glen Helen. REM will also be bringing back their popular 30 minute pro motos during the month of April!

Next up on Saturday at Glen Helen is the exciting first round of the Baja Cup Challenge Series, brought to you by South Point Hotel and Casino. This race, open to all desert classes for Trucks, Buggies and UTVs will feature a 4.5 mile romp around the off-road Baja Course. Registration will be handled at the track on race day, and no membership is required to race.

Closing out the weekend action is the next round of the SRA Grand Prix. Sunday's race will be the third installment of the 2011 season, and will offer riders the opportunity to race on the newly redesigned USGP Track. Practice will run from 8:00am to 8:45am and the following classes will be offered: Seniors, Vets, 4-Strokes, 250cc, 200cc, 85cc, Women, PeeWee and Teams. Race entry is $35 for all classes and is available at www.sragp.com. An optional SRA membership costs $25 per year and allows racers to earn series points.

For more information visit www.glenhelen.com. Follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/glenhelenraceway for the latest news and updates.

Upcoming Events:
April 9 - REM Sat MX
April 9 - Baja Cup Challenge Round 1
April 10 - SRA Grand Prix
April 16-17 - Cal Club Rally X Championship
April 17 - X Racing MX
April 17 - Retrocross
May 14-15 - 2011 Monster Energy Grand Prix of the United States

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, San Drags, Short and Long Course Buggies & Trucks, AMA 125/250 MX Nationals, Pro ATV Racing, Off Road G.P. and Endurance races, and FIM United States Grand Prix, World Championship Motocross event.