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Thunder Valley Motocross Highlights Video

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Here are two videos for the AMA Motocross fan. The first shows highlights of the Thunder Valley National, Round 5 of the 2011 AMA Motocross Championship.

The second is a mix of Go Pro video, featuring Budds Creek shots from various AMA MX riders, including Ricky Dietrick, Gareth Swanepoel, Kyle Partridge, Weston Peick, Music Fabian.

At Saturday’s AMA Motocross event in Thunder Valley, Lakewood, Colo., Ryan Dungey captured his first overall victory in the 450cc Class. The reigning Motocross Champions was joined on the overall podium by Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto and Two-Two Motorsports Honda’s Chad Reed.

In the 250cc Class, it was Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Blake Baggett, who took his third overall victory after sweeping both motos at Thunder Valley. Baggett’s Motocross teammate Dean Wilson swept the second overall position (2-2 moto finish), and GEICO Honda’s Eli Tomac swept third (3-3).

The Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship reaches the halfway point next weekend with Round 6 of the 2011 season. RedBud, in Buchanan, Mich., will host the Rockstar Energy RedBud National on Saturday, July 2, beginning at 1 p.m. EDT.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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