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Contact: James Holter
Phone: (614) 856-1900, EXT. 1280
E-mail: jholter@ama-cycle.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  • Red Bull KTM Factory Team Signs Justin Hill

    September 16, 2014

    The Red Bull KTM Factory Team is excited to announce it has signed Justin Hill to race the 250 SX West Supercross Series and the Lucas Oil Pro 250 Motocross Championship for the 2015 season.

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  • The ATV Safety Institute and Motorcycle Safety Foundation Announce Do the Ride Thing Video Contest Winners

    September 16, 2014

    Young riders across America used their creativity and video skills to produce public service announcements for a chance to win a total of $8,500 in this year's Do the Ride Thing competition. Fifteen-year-old Elizabeth Klumpp of Edmond, Okla., won the $2,500 Grand Prize in the fifth annual contest to promote safe and responsible riding, sponsored by the ATV Safety Institute, Motorcycle Safety Foundation and Right Rider Access Fund. This is Klumpp’s fourth year participating in the contest. Her winning video is specifically for moms, dads and grandparents, and emphasizes the importance of supervising youth ATV riders: supervisors really do hold the keys to ATV safety.

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  • Tickets On-Sale for Highly Anticipated 2015 AMSOIL Arenacross Season

    September 16, 2014

    Feld Motor Sports® announced today that tickets for the highly anticipated 2015 season of AMSOIL Arenacross, featuring Ricky Carmichael’s Road to Supercross are now on-sale. The 15-city schedule will kick off on Saturday, January 10, at the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, and boasts 20 nights of racing through early May. For the first-time ever, the championship will culminate, inside Las Vegas’ South Point Arena on Friday, May 1, the same weekend as the Monster Energy Supercross Finals and the AMSOIL AMA Amateur National Arenacross Championships.

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  • MX Sports Releases "Loretta Lynn's Remastered" Series of Video Archives on RacerTV.com From 2014 Amateur National

    September 16, 2014

    The Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship presented by AMSOIL experienced a banner year for media coverage in 2014, including an unprecedented 32 hours of LIVE streaming race coverage on RacerTV.com, as well as two 30-minute highlight shows on NBC Sports Network. MX Sports is pleased to announce that every bit of the online action is not only archived and available for viewing on RacerTV.com, but each moto is also archived individually to make it easier for users to view their favorite moments from the 33rd Annual Amateur Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn's.

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  • Motorcyclists contribute $149,000 to help kids with brain tumors

    September 15, 2014

    Ride for Kids motorcyclists in Maryland and Pennsylvania raised more than $149,000 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation on Sept. 14. More than 300 riders attended the events in Ellicott City, Md., and Phoenixville, Pa., to honor our Stars, local children with brain tumors: Althea, Elizabeth, Emily, Gabriel, John, Maggie, Nick, Olivia, Paige, Ruxy and Yosef.

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  • Inside look at Factory Connection's KX450F Showa SFF-Air TAC fork

    September 15, 2014

    Factory Connection’s Research & Development department has been hard at work preparing and testing fork suspension settings for the 2015 KX450F Showa SFF-Air TAC fork. In this video, you will learn more about the new generation fork from Showa.

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  • Charlie Venegas Triumphs at Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway

    September 15, 2014

    Charlie Venegas has a knack for coming through when the stakes are high. The savvy veteran speedway rider, with over 26 years of racing experience, did just that at Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway on Sept. 12 at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn.

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  • Andrew DeLong claims title at Indiana national enduro

    September 15, 2014

    Andrew DeLong claimed his first national championship this weekend, winning the 2014 Kenda AMA National Enduro Championship Series, presented by Moose Racing, with a solid third-place finish at the Muddobbers National Enduro, the final round of the 10-round series in Upland, Ind.

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  • AMA announces 2015 professional numbers for AMA Supercross and Motocross

    September 15, 2014

    The AMA is pleased to announce the professional competition numbers for pro-licensed riders competing in Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, and the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship for the 2015 season.

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  • AMA members receive early demo ride access at AMA National Convention

    September 12, 2014

    AMA members attending the AMA National Convention being held in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle Expo at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., will get a holeshot on the competition for motorcycle demo rides during the Oct. 18-19 consumer portion of the event.

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