2012 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship – Moto-X 338 National, Southwick, Mass.: Baggett Wins, Tickle Podiums, Rattray Digs Deep – Pro Circuit riders battled through brutal track conditions and made their mark this past Saturday at the ninth round of the 2012 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, held at the Moto-X 338 National in Southwick, Mass.
In the 250 class, Pro Circuit’s Blake Baggett claimed his fourth victory of the season with a 3-1 finish. Baggett is currently leading the class by 24 points, and will be riding with the red plate for the ninth consecutive round this Saturday at the Unadilla National.
Pro Circuit’s Broc Tickle was feeling the vibe in the 450 class. He started the day strong by nailing down the fastest qualifying time, then followed it up with a third overall on the day. The result marked his second career outdoor overall podium in the 450 class, and he is currently fifth in 450 point standings. Also notable was Pro Circuit’s Tyla Rattray who, after finishing in the back of the pack in the first 450 moto, dug deep in moto two to snatch up his very first outdoor moto win in the 450 class. The amazing ride gave him fifth overall.
Pro Circuit riders will now make their way to round 10 of the 12-round series, which will be held this Saturday, August 18, at the Unadilla National in New Berlin, N.Y.
Blake Baggett 12
Broc Tickle 25
Tyla Rattray 28
2012 FIM World Motocross Championship – Heading to Great Britain this weekend – Pro Circuit riders are currently preparing for round 13 of 16 of the 2012 FIM World Motocross Championship, which will be held this weekend at the GP of Great Britain in Matterley Basin, Winchester. Pro Circuit’s Christophe Pourcel is currently third overall in MX1 point standings, while Pro Circuit’s Tommy Searle and Joel Roelants are second and fourth overall, respectively, in MX2 point standings.
Photos: Steve Cox