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Tracie Paulus Spectators during the event. Competing in the Baja 1000 is no easy feat. The worldrenowned race is one of the largest of its kind and racers endure a relentless course that stretches approximately 1,770 km (1,100 miles) along the Baja Peninsula from Ensenada to La Paz, Mexico. Our team, Captains Village Marina (CVM) Motorsports of Scotch Creek, BC, knows this race – and its extremities – well. After competing in four Baja 1000’s from 2013 to 2016 in three different classes, we had yet to complete the race. Why do we keep coming back for more failure? Was it for the adventure? The pure adrenaline? For CVM Motorsports, it’s all the above – and the November 2017 event was our year to finally cross the finish line. Fellow BC racers, MGC Motorsports from Cache Creek BC. Getting Ready for the Race and Setting Logistics Prepping for the 2017 50th Annual BFGoodrich Tires Score Baja 1000 from November 14 – 18, 2017 began in July. Team owner, Dean Acton, started outfitting the chase trucks while his son, Mark, and crew pulled night shifts to fine tune our 2016 Yamaha YXZ 1000R for the Tracie Paulus PRO UTV Class. While the race car was getting rigged, we formed a team of drivers, mechanics, and chase drivers to help us complete the race. Next, we determined the all-important logistics, which included the planning of pit stops for refueling, driver changes and unforeseen repairs. November came quickly and with race 38 Subscribe at

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