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May 23, 2001

Updated Post: Pegram Has Surgery To Correct Arm Pump Problem

According to a press release issued by his team, Larry Pegram has undergone surgery to correct recurring problems with arm pump. The original release issued Wednesday had the date of the surgery and the date of the Road America race wrong, but a corrected release issued Thursday read as follows:<BR><BR>"Recurring arm-pump has been the cause of great concern for Competition Accessories rider Larry Pegram. It slowed him at Sears Point and now again at Road Atlanta. Pegram had surgery on Tuesday to correct his arm pump problem. The surgery was performed by famed orthopedic surgeon Dr. Arthur Ting in California. Pegram is expected to be released today (Wednesday) and will be ready to race at Road America on June 8-10."