2006-’07 Toyota AMA Arenacross Series On-Sale This Friday to Cross Club Members
AURORA , Ill. , (July 12, 2006) — The 2006-’07 Toyota AMA Arenacross Series announced today its schedule that begins November 3-5, 2006 at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa.
Last year Yamaha-backed Chad Johnson, of Rhinelander, Wis. , won his first Toyota AMA Arenacross Series championship, edging Honda-backed Brock Sellards, of New Sherrodsville, Ohio . The hotly contested duel went down to the final race of the season at the Denver Coliseum. Johnson secured the championship by one-point by finishing third on Saturday evening before a packed arena.
July 14 Pre-sale (July 14-16 Cross Club Only; July 17-23 On-line only)
July 24 General Public On-sale (all points of sale, box office, phones, outlets and on-line)
2006-’07 Toyota AMA Arenacross Series Schedule
Nov. 3-5, 2006 Des Moines , IA Wells Fargo Arena
Nov. 10-12, 2006 Albany , NY Pepsi Arena
Nov. 17-19, 2006 Reno , NV Livestock Events Center
Dec. 1-3, 2006 Rochester , NY Blue Cross Arena
Jan. 5-7, 2007 Grand Rapids , MI Van Andel Arena
Jan. 5-7, 2007 Charlotte , NC Charlotte Arena
Jan. 12-14 Baltimore , MD 1st Mariner Arena
Jan. 19-21, 2007 Dayton , OH Nutter Center
* Jan. 26-28, 2007 Denver , CO Denver Coliseum
Jan. 26-28, 2007 Louisville , KY Broadbent Arena
* Jan. 26-28, 2007 Fresno , CA Selland Arena
Feb. 2-4, 2007 Springfield , IL Prairie Capital Convention Center
* Feb. 9-11, 2007 Pikeville , KY Eastern Kentucky Expo
Feb. 16-18, 2007 Nashville , TN Municipal Auditorium
Feb. 23-25, 2007 Wilkes Barre , PA Wachovia Arena
* Feb. 24-25, 2007 Portland , OR Rose Garden
* Denotes that the event will not be a part of the July 14 on-sale. Visit www.arenacross.com for more information on the exact on-sale date.
The racing format for the 2006-’07 Toyota AMA Arenacross Series will be announced shortly.
For fans to have the first chance at the best tickets, they must be a Cross Club member. Cross Club members have the capability to purchase pre-sale tickets through the internet for Amp’d Mobile Supercross, Toyota AMA Arenacross Series and freestyle motocross. In addition, fans will receive a monthly email newsletter with motocross news, special discount offers, local promotions, and more. For more information on the free membership to Cross Club, log on to www.arenacross.com.
About Toyota AMA Arenacross Series
In its 23rd year, the Toyota AMA Arenacross Series, owned by Live Nation, is the premier indoor motocross series in the U.S. playing to sold-out arenas nationwide. Information on the Toyota AMA Arenacross Series and other Arenacross events may be found at www.arenacross.com.
About Live Nation
Live Nation is a leading live event and venue management company focused on creating superior experiences for artists, performers, corporations and fans. Live Nation owns, operates and/or has booking rights for 153 venues worldwide and produced more than 29,500 events in 2005. Live Nation operates more than 60 websites globally. Headquartered in Los Angeles , California ,, Live Nation is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, trading under the symbol “LYV. For more information regarding Live Nation and its businesses, please visit the company’s website at www.livenation.com.
About AMA Pro Racing
AMA Pro Racing is the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in the United States . Its properties include the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, the AMA Motocross Championship presented by FMF, the AMA Superbike Championship presented by Parts Unlimited, the AMA Ford Quality Checked Flat Track Championship and the AMA Supermoto Championship. For more information about AMA Pro Racing, visit www.amaproracing.com. Accredited media outlets can also access AMA Pro Racing’s online Press Room at www.amaproracing.com/pressroom.