GEICO EnduroCross Ready For First Ever Event In Northern California
Sacramento California to host EnduroCross on June 9th
Northern California is a hotbed for off-road motorcycles and
Motocross and on Saturday, June 9th, the GEICO AMA EnduroCross
series, presented by Lucas Oil will make a first ever visit to this
region. The Dirt Diggers North Motorcycle Club, which does an
amazing job promoting the opening round of the Lucas Oil Pro
Motocross Championship at Hangtown, will be helping the EnduroCross
team make this first visit to Nor Cal a big success by providing
insight on the area and getting members involved with the
[caption id="attachment_12597" align="alignleft" width="300"] Colton Haaker is the current points leader, heading into Sacramento - Photo: Drew Ruiz[/caption]
"The Hangtown Motocross shows that Northern California has a lot of passionate race fans so we are really excited about filling up the Power Balance Pavilion and putting on a great show with EnduroCross" stated Mike Karsting, VP of Events at Source Interlink. "The Dirt Diggers North team along with several local Kawasaki dealerships have been really enthusiastic about helping to make sure that the first EnduroCross in the area is a big success so we really want to thank those people for getting involved." Karsting continued.
The following local Kawasaki dealers will
be selling tickets and have displays at the Sacramento
- PCP Motorsports: www.pcpmotorsports.com
- Good Times Motorsports:
- Mikes Cycle: www.mikeskawasaki.com
- Riverfront Kawasaki:
The X Games event will air on ESPN networks and the remaining GEICO
AMA EnduroCross events will be aired on the Lucas Motorsports Hour
on the NBC Sports Network. Check your local listing or
www.motorsportshour.com. The Sacramento round is scheduled to air
on Saturday, July 8 at 5:00 pm EST.
Results and live timing and scoring are available at: http://endurocross.tracksideresults.com/class.asp?s=&c=&e=37. For more information, go to www.EnduroCross.com.
2012 GEICO AMA EnduroCross Schedule
|Location||Date||Arena / Additional Information|
|Round 1||Las Vegas, NV||May 4, 2012||Orleans Arena (Friday during Supercross weekend)|
|Round 2||Sacramento, CA||June 9, 2012||Power Balance Pavilion|
|Round 3||Los Angeles, CA||July 1, 2012||Staples Center (X Games Expert Men and Women only)|
|Round 4||Ontario, CA||September 15, 2012||Citizens Business Bank Arena|
|Round 4||Denver, CO||October 6, 2012||National Western Complex|
|Round 5||Everett, WA||October 20, 2012||Comcast Arena|
|Round 6||Boise, ID||October 27, 2012||Idaho Center|
|Round 7||Las Vegas, NV||November 17, 2012||Orleans Arena|
EnduroCross tracks incorporate various elements of extreme off road
racing into a Supercross-style setting, including rocks, boulders,
logs, sand, mud, a water-hole...and even a few special obstacles
like giant tires thrown in! Known as the "toughest racing on two
wheels," this indoor off road racing will certainly keep you on
your feet. For the seven EnduroCross events, be sure to log-on to
www.motorsportshour.com for local air dates/times for the Lucas
Motorsports Hour on the Versus network.
ENDUROCROSS is a registered trademark of Source Interlink Magazines, LLC.
For rules and race information visit www.EnduroCross.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.