Acclaimed SCORE Journal—August includes feature on top women racers in 2018 SCORE World Desert Championship –

Acclaimed SCORE Journal—August includes feature on top women racers in 2018 SCORE World Desert Championship



August 24, 2018

Acclaimed SCORE Journal—August includes feature on top

women racers in 2018 SCORE World Desert Championship

Vol. 4, No. 8 airing ‘LIVE’ at; SCORE Journal includes

in-depth coverage of SCORE International, SCORE World Desert Championship, industry


    ENSENADA, Baja California, Mexico —Female racers are having an increasingly strong impact on the SCORE World Desert Championship and these women of SCORE racing are spotlighted this month in Vol. 4, No. 8 of the acclaimed SCORE Journal digital online magazine.

     Full of interactive news and feature stories, the issue is now live on the SCORE website at and is available through SCORE social media channels as well as a direct link at

     In addition to the informative story on five key SCORE female racers, this issue also includes several additional feature stories including a special review and update on SCORE race safety initiatives and another preview on September’s Lucerna Hotels and Resorts Tijuana 22nd SCORE Desert Challenge as well as several SCORE News items and another unique industry update.


     “The SCORE racing community is experiencing an extremely memorable 2018 SCORE World Desert Championship and this issue clearly reflects that fact,” commented Jim Ryan, SCORE Marketing and Sales Director and publisher of the SCORE Journal. “This August issue of the SCORE Journal highlights five of the top women in SCORE Baja racing this season in both pictures and words.”

     “There is also a very informative story updating all of the safety initiatives that have been implemented by SCORE sincere Roger and Elise Norman bought the organization prior to the start of the 2013 season. Much of the information and quotes came from the recent Stand 21 SCORE Safety Seminar held on July 28 in Mission Beach, Calif.”

    “We also take a close look at upcoming Lucerna Hotels and Resorts Tijuana 22nd SCORE Desert Challenge. This issue includes the official course map for Round 3 of the 2018 SCORE World Desert Championship. Tijuana is truly a transformed city and will host our SCORE Desert Challenge for the second straight year in September with two days of racing in a unique racing format for SCORE.”


     The SCORE Journal digital magazine, reaching an average of nearly 2 million unique viewers per issue with an average engagement time of over 31 minutes is a major element in the continuing media expansion that SCORE has implemented. The continually revamped SCORE website also generates an average of over 2 million monthly unique viewers.


     The SCORE Journal digital magazine’s May 2018 issue surpassed 2 million unique viewers/readers.

     The newly produced live streaming format recorded 294,994 live views on race day of the SCORE Baja 500 and for the 10 day period surrounding the event, including race week, the SCORE website audience numbers eclipsed 1 million unique viewers.


     Vol. 4, No. 8 of the SCORE Journal is once again filled with numerous interesting worth-reading features, stories, exciting videos and several news items.

     This edition is anchored around a detailed report on five of the top female racers as drivers/riders of record in the 2018 SCORE World Desert Championship. These spotlighted women racers of SCORE are Shelby Reid (unlimited Class 1), Kristen Matlock (Pro UTV NA), Liz Karcz (Pro Moto Ironman), Sara Price (Trophy Truck Spec) and Viry Felix (Class 11).

     In the SCORE News section, the major story is the official announcement of the four-race 2019 SCORE World Desert Championship that includes the inaugural Lucerna SCORE Baja 400 in Ensenada in September of next year.

     The Off-Road Marketplace in this issue continues to shine brightly on the latest off-road products for 2018 for racers and enthusiasts. Featured this month in the SCORE Journal is LED Lighting Technology in SCORE Baja racing.


     The SCORE Journal, launched in 2015, is published as 12 monthly online digital magazines, which includes four print editions that are available as the SCORE race programs at the four events that comprise the SCORE World Desert Championship along with another print edition for the annual SCORE Awards Night.

    The SCORE Journal Monthly Digital Magazine features exclusive editorial, enhanced race action videos, expanded and interactive race coverage, interactive product reviews, insider interviews with drivers, tech stories, driver and team profiles, race narratives and analysis, exclusive long and short form video programming, race results, updated stats, studio photography, class overviews, unmatched access to SCORE’s historical archives and much, much more.


     The SCORE Journal features a Spanish language edition of the magazine on the SCORE website. Spanish-speaking individuals represent nearly 20% of the SCORE Journal unique reader base. The link may be viewed on the menu of the SCORE Journal Magazine tab on the SCORE Website. The Spanish language version of the SCORE Journal will be posted within the week of the English version.



  • Lucerna Hotels & Resorts Tijuana 22nd SCORE Desert Challenge, Sept. 19-23, Tijuana, Mexico
  • 51st SCORE Baja 1000, Nov.14-18, Ensenada, Mexico


     Here is the four-race 2019 SCORE World Desert Championship and for the fourth consecutive year all races are being held in Baja California, Mexico:

  • 33rd SCORE San Felipe 250, April 3-7, San Felipe, Mexico
  • 51st SCORE Baja 500, May 29-June 2, Ensenada, Mexico
  • Inaugural Lucerna SCORE Baja 400, Sept. 19-23, Ensenada, Mexico
  • 52nd SCORE Baja 1000, Nov.12-17, Ensenada, Mexico


     Next on the broadcast airwaves for SCORE, the BFGoodrich Tires 50th SCORE Baja 500 race coverage show is scheduled to debut on the El Rey Network at 3 p.m. PT on Sunday, Sept. 9.

     El Rey Network is a 24-hour, English-language lifestyle network and is available in 45 million homes across the country through cable and OTT providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 341 and Dish Network Channel 253. For more information on how to watch El Rey visit


     Official SCORE Sponsors: BFGoodrich Tires-Official Tire and official race title sponsor, Monster Energy-Official Energy Drink, King Shocks-Official Shock Absorber, Polaris RZR-Official UTV, RACELINE Wheels-Official Wheel, VP Racing Fuels-Official Fuel, Wide Open Excursions-Official Arrive and Drive Company, Crystal Bay Casino-Official Casino.

     SCORE Official Partners: PCI Race Radios, 4 Wheel Parts, The Satellite Phone Store, Satellite Del Norte.

     Additional SCORE Associate Partners: Proturismo Ensenada, Baja California Secretary of Tourism, Mexicali Ayuntamiento, COTUCO Mexicali/San Felipe, Cruz Roja Mexicana, Corporate Helicopters, McKenzie’s Performance Products, Advanced Color Graphics.

     Lucerna Hotels & Resorts 22nd Tijuana SCORE Desert Challenge Special Partners: XXII Ayuntamiento de Tijuana, Baja California State Secretary of Tourism, Comite de Turismo and Convenciones, Comite de Marcadotecnia Turistica, Lucerna Hotels and Resorts, Asociacion de Hoteles del Noroeste.

     For more information regarding SCORE, visit the official website of the SCORE World Desert Championship at