TULSA, OK – October 14, 2019 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – For the first time, the 2020 Cycle City Promotions Arenacross Series will be an AMA sanctioned championship. The series started in 1995 and has consistently provided great tracks and venues for racers and exciting racing for fans. It has grown to attract 500 to 700 riders per event and now those riders following the series will be competing for AMA Championships. The series will also have national television coverage again for 2020 on Fox Sports 2 (FS2).
“We are thrilled to work with the AMA to help recognize the riders that compete in the Arenacross Series,” said Tod Hammock, the president and founder of Cycle City Promotions. “We had a great year last year with the FS2 TV coverage helping to boost the awareness of the series and we have a lot of momentum going into 2020.”
“Arenacross is an important part of the AMA racing program and to be able to continue to have an AMA Arenacross National Championship will be a benefit to all of our AMA members, both as fans and as competitors. With Tod and his crew coming on board with the AMA, we know the series is in good hands,” said AMA Racing Director Kevin Crowther. “We welcome Tod and his series as the new AMA Arenacross National Championship and look forward to a successful 2020 campaign.”
The 12 Round 2020 series will kick off on the weekend of January 3-4, 2020 in Loveland, Colorado. There will be a total of seven tour stops and 12 events with the finals taking place on March 7, 2020, in Amarillo, Texas.
2020 AMA Arenacross Tour Dates:
- January 3, 2020 – Loveland, CO
- January 4, 2020 – Loveland, CO
- January 11, 2020 – Hobbs, NM
- January 24, 2020 – Oklahoma City, OK
- January 25, 2020 – Oklahoma City, OK
- January 31, 2020 – Denver, CO
- February 1, 2020 – Denver, CO
- February 7, 2020 – Reno NV
- February 8, 2020 – Reno NV
- February 28, 2020 – Salt Lake City, UT
- February 29, 2020 – Salt Lake City, UT
- March 7, 2020 – Amarillo, TX
Cycle City Promotions has operated an Arenacross series since 1995 and it has grown to attract 500 to 700 racers per event. For the first time, the twelve round 2020 series will be an AMA sanctioned championship.
About Cycle City Promotions Arenacross
Arenacross is an off-road motorcycle racing competition, occurring in top arenas across the country, with dirt brought in and man-made tracks designed using construction equipment. The nation’s most elite racers compete in what some tout to be the most physically demanding sport ever. Both amateur and professional competitors travel the country, following the Arenacross Series, to battle for nightly event accolades and to accumulate overall series points. Anywhere from 500 to 600 riders travel to each event and compete throughout the day in qualifying races with a goal of securing their spot in the Main Event taking place that evening.
Source: Cycle City Promotions Arenacross