||San Gabriel Valley and
||1962 through the early
||Everything about desert racing was
a highlight to me. From working my way up to the Expert
classification to becoming a Checker. One race that did stand
out however was the 1968 Barstow to Vegas. After a 192 miles of
racing I finished 10th overall and 3rd 250 Expert.
||Started racing on a 500 BSA twin,
later switched to a 650 BSA. Triumphs ruled the desert then so I
switched to Triumph.In the late 60's the 2-stroke was coming on
strong so went to a Greeves, Husky and then Yamaha.
||250 and Open Class
D37 Number Held
||Best Open Class on my 650 Triumph
was # 11
250 Class was # 4
||Canyon Country, CA
still ride motorcycles?
||I still love to ride,own a Honda
XR-600 Dualsport that I ride on a regular basis in the desert
and local mountains. Also own a Harley Softail Custom that we
have enjoyed for the past 10 years.
||I thank my dad for buying our first
bike, a 1960 Triumph Tiger Cub. I have never been without a bike
since, and the district 37 racing was the very best, and glad to
been a part of it.