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RACING: BIR, NCS to host motorcycle events


The lakes area will host CRA Road Racing at Brainerd International Raceway Sept. 23-25 and the AMA Pro Flat Track Grand National Championship at North Central Speedway in Barrows Sept. 24.

AMA Pro Flat Track stars will battle on the one-half mile track at NCS. The points race is heating up with only two events following the event at NCS.

This is only time the AMA Pro series will visit Minnesota in 2011. NCS picked up the canceled Canterbury Park date.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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