Justin Maliska of Tehachapi and a student at Golden Hills Elementary, qualified to race the AMA Monster Energy Mammoth Motocross in the 65cc 6-8 year old class and the 65cc open class which was held the June 25-26 in Mammoth.
This event host some of the top riders in motocross. The first day race event, Justin put together two great motos which brought him home an overall 10th place finish out of a gate drop of 26 riders in the 65cc 6-8 year old class.
In the 65cc open class Justin rode his KTM to finish in 19th out of a full 40 rider gate drop. Justin stepped it up on day two and finished the day in the 65cc 6-8 year old class with an overall 6th place finish, giving him an overall 7th place for the 2 day event and three coveted Bears.