Los Angeles, CA (September 14, 2006) — Seven-time AMA Supercross champ, Jeremy McGrath and X Games Freestyle moto’s winningest freestyler, Brian Deegan will be signing autographs at the Sand and Sport Show (www.sandsportssupershow.com) in Costa Mesa on Saturday, September 16th. McGrath will be signing at 12 noon, at the event’s Heritage center stage in the Mall area. Deegan, who has been instrumental in working with the Jeremy McGrath Invitational track design team regarding the design of the freestyle portion of the event, will be signing at 1:00 PM.
Throughout the 3-day weekend, Sand and Sport Show visitors may the enter into a drawing for a chance to win a new 2007 Honda CRF450R motorcycle, courtesy of Huntington Beach Honda, by visiting the Jeremy McGrath Invitational booth located at BUILDING 10 — SPACE 21.
The Jeremy McGrath Invitational will be held October 6th and 7th at the Home Depot Center, on the campus of California State University, Dominguez Hills in Carson, California and will feature 2-man, head-to-head elimination-style motos followed by a not so typical main event where all 20 invited riders will race and compete for a $500,000 purse. NBC will air the event on October 22, 2006 post a NASCAR Nextel Cup race.
The Jeremy McGrath Invitational is presented by American Honda and Amp’d Mobile and sponsored by Dunlop Tires, Kicker Audio Systems, Spy Optics, Pro Taper, Motorcycle Mechanics Institute and DC Shoes and is being produced via a partnership arrangement between Jeremy McGrath and Wasserman Media Group.
Tickets are available now by calling 1-888-MCRACE1, at Ticketmaster.com, and at the HOME DEPOT Center and STAPLES Center’s box offices. Visit www.jeremymcgrathinvitational.com for more ticket and event info.