ELLENTON, FL – April 23, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – Tune in today at 10 a.m. PT / 1 p.m. ET for the continuing Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, virtual press conference series as NBC Sports Broadcaster Daniel Blair speaks with the points-leaders in the Western Regional 250SX Class.
In this #SXAtHome series, fans will hear from Monster Energy Star Yamaha Racing’s Dylan Ferrandis and Justin Cooper, plus Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki’s Austin Forkner.
The trio has not raced since Round 6 in early February at Petco Park in San Diego before the Supercross championship headed east towards Tampa and the Eastern Regional 250SX Class championship began. Separated by thirteen points and all earning wins and podium finishes during their 6-race run, the Western Regional 250SX Class championship is still wide open.
Supercross fans will hear how the pandemic has affected their personal lives, training, mindset going from a normal scheduled break to complete uncertainty, plus Blair is able to pry some candid thoughts on their Eastern 250SX rivals.
Click the image below to watch the Supercross 250SX Class (West) Rider Roundtable:
Monster Energy Supercross Western Regional 250SX Class Championship Standings:
- Dylan Ferrandis, Lake Elsinore, Calif., Yamaha (135)
- Justin Cooper, Menifee, Calif., Yamaha (128)
- Austin Forkner, Richards, Mo., Kawasaki (122)
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Feld Entertainment, Inc. – Supercross Public Relations Manager
About Monster Energy Supercross:
Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, is the most competitive and highest-profile off-road motorcycle racing championship on the planet visiting 13 different states in 2020. Founded in America and sanctioned by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) in 1974, Supercross is currently co-sanctioned by the Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), the official global governing body for motorcycle racing, thus making it a formal World Championship. Over 17 weeks and a million-dollar All-Star Race, Supercross attracts some of the largest and most impressive crowds inside the most recognizable and prestigious stadiums in North America to race in front of nearly one million live fans and broadcast to millions more worldwide. For more information, visit SupercrossLIVE.com.
About Feld Entertainment, Inc.:
Feld Entertainment® is the worldwide leader in producing and presenting live touring family entertainment experiences that bring people together and uplift the human spirit. Properties include Monster Jam®, Monster Energy Supercross, Disney On Ice, Disney Live!, Marvel Universe LIVE!, Sesame Street Live!, Jurassic World Live Tour and DreamWorks Trolls The Experience. Across the brand portfolio, Feld Entertainment has entertained millions of families in more than 75 countries and on six continents. Visit feldentertainment.com for more information.
About the American Motorcyclist Association:
Founded in 1924, the AMA is a not-for-profit member-based association whose mission is to promote the motorcycle lifestyle and protect the future of motorcycling. As the world’s largest motorcycling rights and event sanctioning organization, the AMA advocates for riders’ interests at all levels of government and sanctions thousands of competition and recreational events every year. The AMA also provides money-saving discounts on products and services for its members. Through the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Pickerington, Ohio, the AMA honors the heroes and heritage of motorcycling. For more information, visit americanmotorcyclist.com.
Source: Feld Entertainment, Inc.