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Aug 16, 2001

Back Problems Sideline Vicky Jackson-Bell For Rest Of Season

Back problems have sidelined racer Vicky Jackson-Bell for the rest of the season.<BR><BR>According to press release issued by vjb Racing Team, "Recurring back pain will put an early end to the season for Vicky Jackson-Bell. Vicky had surgery for a herniated disc in November 1999 but the same area of her back is again creating problems. Vicky can no longer run, ride a mountain bike or lift weights. An MRI on September 3 will determine whether surgery is necessary.<BR><BR>"Vicky was to have competed in the Formula USA events at Portland and Daytona, competing in the Aprilia Cup and 125cc GP National Championship."