Taste of San Diego

Published January 11th, 2004









125 rider Jason Ciarletta died in San Diego competing in his passion – supercross. He was only 19 years old. Our prayers go out to Jason, his family, and friends. Please send your condolences to the family here in our message boards.



RJ







If you’d like to see the results from San Diego, please visit this link.



Photos by B Q, Bruhnie, and Q2.

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This is Mike LaRocco’s CR 250

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David Vuillemin

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Kevin Windham

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Kevin Windham

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The pit area of Yamaha riders David Vuillemin, Chad Reed, and Tim Ferry

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Michael Byrne, Kawasaki’s #26

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Ezra Lusk

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Ezra Lusk and Chad Reed in practice

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Travis Preston wonders why his suspension feels strange. He didn’t realize a hitch-hiker had jumped on, with another ready to jump aboard

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This is Nate Ramsey

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This is Chad Reed, currently the top supercross rider in the world

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This is Chad Reed’s Yamaha

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This is Stephane Roncada

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This is Qualcomm Stadium

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The locals call it ‘The Q’

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Here’s the unique start used in San Diego. It’s up about five feet higher, then drops down

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We think this is Ivan Tedesco

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One cool thing about San Diego is you can take the trolley to the race

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This is Team Suzuki’s Nick Wey



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