- The third round
of the NEATV-MX Series was held over Memorial
Day weekend in Clifford, PA at Hurricane Hills.
The track was in excellent condition and lived
up to its name. The track was full of doubles,
whoops, and an elevation that could be quite intimidating.
There was a spectacular crowd on hand during the
holiday weekend. The rain showers held off leaving
high temperatures and partly cloudy skies.
& his 1 year old daughter, Lexus
John and Michelle Natalie made a surprise appearance
to the series. Both Natalie’s had an excellent
day at the track and experiencing the NEATV-MX
Series. “I like the series, it’s
a lot different from the Nationals. I am going
to try to make more of these races, at least,
the ones that don’t conflict with Nationals,”
stated John Natalie.
Michelle raced in two classes,
Women’s and Open A, while at round three.
Michelle did really well at the track, even
though the rules are much different from those
that she is use to at Nationals.
like we’re breaking rules because they
are so lenient here, but everyone’s friendly
and it seems to be a great series,” stated
#270 Josh Creamer grabbed the Moto 1 Holeshot
Full time AMA ATV MX Nationals Participant, John
Natalie, had an amazing day at Hurricane Hills.
In the first Pro moto, Natalie was off the line
in the second position, following Josh Creamer.
Natalie stayed close behind Creamer and was able
to make a pass early in the moto.
Josh Creamer's lead was short lived in
Moto 1 when he got temporarily hung up
on a berm, which allowed #13 John Natalie
to slip past Creamer into the lead with
Creamer in chase
& Creamer battled the entire 1st
Moto, which had the crowd on their feet
watching the action as Creamer made
the pass for the win in the final turn
Natalie was able to hold a steady distance
from Creamer, but in the last corner of the
final lap, Natalie slipped up and allowed Creamer
to take the lead. “The track is pretty
good, kind of rough, and it shoots you a little
different sometimes,” commented Natalie.
Natalie finished in second in the first Pro
In the second Pro moto, Natalie came off the
start in second behind Dustin Wimmer. Natalie
battled Wimmer for first and was able to get
by in the fourth lap. Natalie was able to gain
distance from the pack and finished first in
the second Pro moto. Natalie took first overall
in the Pro class.
John Natalie took the inside on #191 Dustin
Wimmer as the pair rubbed wheels with
Natalie taking over the lead