World’s Top Freestyle Moto-x Riders to Perform Aerial Acrobatics Over NASCAR Drivers as They are Introduced Onstage
WHAT: Freestyle motocross ¿ the fastest growing spectator sport in the world ¿ will be a part of the pre-race festivities at the NASCAR NEXTEL All-Star Challenge. The Boost Mobile FreestyleMX.com Tour Presented by Rockstar Energy Drink ¿ North America’s largest freestyle motocross tour ¿ will include the world’s top riders performing gravity-defying stunts such as the “Backflip” and “Rock Solid Indian Air” above the NASCAR drivers as they are introduced on stage.
WHO: Some of the freestyle motocross legends on tour include medaled X-Games rider and Dew Tour champion “Cowboy” Kenny Bartram, ESPN Summer X-Games gold medalist and world record holder for the longest backflip Mike ” The Godfather” Metzger, X-Games Silver medalist Clifford “The Flyin’ Hawaiian” Adoptante , and WFA series “Best Trick” winner Jeff “OX” Kargola, other riders include Metal Mulisha rider Derek Garland and SRH clothing rider Jeremy Lusk. Athletes have appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and performed at high-profile competitions including the X Games on ESPN.
WHEN: 7:00 ¿ 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 20
WHERE: LOWE’S Motor Speedway
TICKETS: Tickets for the May 20 running of the NASCAR NEXTEL All-Star Challenge are available by calling the speedway ticket office at (800) 455-FANS or online at www.lowesmotorspeedway.com.
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