Opening Round of Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP Series in TorontoAttracts Series’ Top Riders

AURORA, Ill. (November 30, 2005) ¿ Clear Channel Entertainment’s Motor Sports division announced today the rider line-up for the opening round of the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP to held this Saturday (Dec. 3) at Rogers Centre in Toronto.

Reigning World Supercross GP and AMA Supercross Series Champion Ricky Carmichael heads a strong field of riders that also includes former World Supercross GP champs Chad Reed (2003) and Heath Voss (2004). Former AMA Supercross Lites champion James Stewart, U.S. Open podium finisher Michael Byrne and defending AMA Motocross Lites champion Ivan Tedesco are also scheduled to make their World Supercross GP debuts, making this year’s field the deepest Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP history.

Here’s a complete rundown of the entry list for the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP in Toronto:

Ricky Carmichael
Chad Reed
James Stewart
Heath Voss
Ivan Tedesco
Michael Byrne
Juss Laansoo
Nick Wey
Tyler Evans
Jason Thomas
Kyle Lewis
Ryan Clark
Jiri Dostal
Erick Vallejo
Keith R. Johnson
Jeff Gibson
Isaiah Johnson
Justin Buckelew
Sean Hamblin
Doug Dehaan
Clark Stiles
Brian Mason
Cole Seibler
Ted Campbell
Bryan White
Jeff Dement
Josh Bagge
Karsten Butler
Mike Young
Zeb Armstrong
Tim Hawthorne
Brandon Butler
Mike Sleeter
Jake Marsack
Marco Dube
Joseph Rose
Kyle Snelgrove
Shawn McDougall

For more information about the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, please log on to www.supercross.cc.com

About Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP¿/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series

Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP is a 17-round global series that is produced and promoted by Clear Channel Entertainment and Dorna Off Road S.L.  The Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series is a 16-round national series within the United States that is produced and promoted by Clear Channel Entertainment, with the exception of the event held in Daytona Beach, Fl. that is independently produced by the International Speedway Corporation and also is not a part of the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP. Riders must compete in the international rounds to be eligible to win the World Supercross GP championship.  In 2005-2006, the 17-event Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP will be comprised of two international events and 15 of the 16 events that are conducted in major cities throughout the United States as a part of the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series. The winner of the Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series will be crowned as the national champion for that series. 

Clear Channel Entertainment, a leading producer and marketer of live entertainment events is a subsidiary of Clear Channel Communications (NYSE:CCU), a global leader in the out-of-home advertising industry. Clear Channel Entertainment currently owns, operates and/or exclusively books approximately 130 live entertainment venues, including nearly 100 in North America and more than 30 in Europe. In 2003, 69 million people attended approximately 32,000 events promoted and/or produced by the company, including live music events; Broadway, West End and touring theatrical shows; family entertainment shows; museum exhibitions, and specialized sports and motor sports events. In addition, the company’s independently operated athlete representation business, SFX, provides management, marketing and financial consulting services to many of the world’s top professional athletes. Clear Channel Entertainment operates throughout North America, Europe, and Australia. More information may be found by visiting www.cc.com and wwww.clearchannel.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.