AURORA (June 29, 2007) — The 2008 Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series schedule was just released and the chance to have first choice of the perfect seat is now available exclusively to Cross Club Members during the early on-sale.
Cross Club is free to join, and there are some great benefits to becoming a member, including the first opportunity to buy tickets at the national on-sale in July, an exclusive monthly newsletter, exclusive discounts on merchandise, discounts on sponsor products, a chance to see the Amp’d Mobile Supercross banquet live and a chance to be featured on the Supercross LIVE! webcast. To join Cross Club log on to http://supercrossonline.com/crossclub.
“We’re excited to offer this exclusive opportunity to our most important fans, our Cross Club Members, as a thank you for their continued loyalty to Amp’d Mobile Supercross, Toyota AMA Arenacross, and Freestyle Motocross, said Todd Jendro, sr director, operations, Live Nation. “Members of the Cross Club are able to take advantage of premium bonuses, special behind the scenes opportunities and discounts year round and at no extra cost. We value our Cross Club members and for that we allow them first chance to select their tickets before anyone else. And the best part of it all — it’s FREE!
Last year five lucky Cross Club winners were randomly selected to attend the Amp’d Mobile Supercross banquet at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. The Cross Club winners responded to the monthly Cross Club newsletter for a chance to rub elbows with their favorite riders and watch the awards ceremony.
2008 Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series schedule:
- January 5, 2008 Anaheim, Calif. Angel Stadium
- January 12, 2008 Phoenix, Ariz. Chase Field
- January 19, 2008 Anaheim, Calif. Angel Stadium
- January 26, 2008 San Francisco, Calif. AT&T Park
- February 2, 2008 Anaheim, Calif. Angel Stadium
- February 9, 2008 San Diego, Calif. Qualcomm Stadium
- February 16, 2008 Houston, Texas Reliant Stadium
- February 23, 2008 Atlanta, Ga. Georgia Dome
- March 1, 2008 Indianapolis, Ind. RCA Dome
- March 7, 2008 Daytona, Fla. Daytona Motor Speedway
- March 15, 2008 Minneapolis, Minn. Metrodome
- March 29, 2008 Toronto, Canada Rogers Centre
- April 5, 2008 Irving, Texas Texas Stadium
- April 12, 2008 Detroit, Mich. Ford Field
- April 19, 2008 St. Louis, MO Edward Jones Dome
- April 26, 2008 Seattle, Wash. Qwest Field
- May 3, 2008 Las Vegas, Nev. Sam Boyd Stadium
For more information about the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, please log on to www.supercrossonline.com. For media requests, please contact Denny Hartwig at 630-566-6305 or e-mail at email@example.com.
About Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP„¢/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series
Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP, produced and promoted by Live Nation is a 16-round global off-road motorcycle stadium racing circuit. Riders must compete in the international round to be eligible to win the world championship. In 2008, the 16-event Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP will be comprised of one international event and 15 of the 16 events that are cducted in major cities throughout the United States as a part of the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series. Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series is a 16-event series solely conducted in the United States. The other Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series event held in Daytona Beach, Fla., is independently produced by the International Speedway Corporation and is not a part of the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP. An Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series rider will be crowned as the national champion for the series of events conducted in the United States only. The FIM, Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme, is the body that globally governs motorcycle sport at the world level. Among other matters, the FIM groups together 94 affiliated National Federations relating to the sport of motorcycle racing. AMA Pro Racing is the National Federation representative that sanctions motorcycle-racing events in the United States. Dorna Off Road S.L. is an internationally recognized sports management group established in 1988 with an emphasis on major international motor sports events. Dorna is headquartered in Madrid, Spain with branch offices in Barcelona, London and Tokyo. In addition to its involvement with Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP, Dorna manages the rights to MotoGP. For more information on Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/ Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, go to www.SupercrossOnline.com.
About Live Nation
Live Nation is the world’s largest live music company. Our mission is to inspire passion for live music around the world. We are the largest promoter of live concerts in the world, the second-largest entertainment venue management company and have a rapidly growing online presence. We create superior experiences for artists and fans, regularly producing tours for the biggest superstars in the business, including The Rolling Stones, Barbra Streisand, Madonna, U2 and Coldplay. Globally, we own, operate, have booking rights for and/or have an equity interest in more than 160 venues, including House of Blues® music venues and prestigious locations such as The Fillmore in San Francisco, Nikon at Jones Beach in New York and London’s Wembley Arena. Our websites collectively are the second most popular entertainment/event websites in the United States, according to Nielsen//NetRatings. In addition, we also produce, promote or host theatrical, specialized motor sports and other live entertainment events. In 2006, we connected nearly 60 million fans with their favorite performers at approximately 26,000 events in 18 countries around the world. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Live Nation is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, trading under the symbol “LYV.
About the FIM
The FIM, Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme, is the body that globally governs and sanctions motorcycle sport at the world level. Among other matters, the FIM groups together 98 affiliated National Federations relating to the sport of motorcycle racing.
About AMA Racing
AMA Racing is the competition arm of the American Motorcyclist Association and is the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in the United States. Its professional properties include the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, the AMA Toyota Motocross Championship presented by FMF, the AMA Superbike Championship presented by Parts Unlimited, the AMA Ford Quality Checked Flat Track Championship, the AMA Supermoto Championship and the AMA Pro ATV Championship. In amateur and pro-am competition, AMA Racing sanctions over 4000 events in 24 different disciplines and supports over 110 thousand active members. For more information about professional racing, visit www.amaproracing.com. Accredited media outlets can also access an on line Press Room at www.amaproracing.com/pressroom. For amateur racing information visit www.amadirectlink.com/amrace/amasports.asp.