AURORA, Ill. ¿ Clear Channel Entertainment¿s Motor Sports division announced today the Team GPSRacing.com team for the 2003 ¿ 2004 National Arenacross Series will be Brad Modjewski and Nate Broughton.
Newcomers to the National Arenacross Series, both riders have high hopes for the 2003 ¿ 2004 series. Starting off at a young age riding the amateur nationals, both have qualified for outdoor pro nationals and are hoping to use the experience of arenacross to further advance their careers.
Brad Modjewski, from Hatley, WI, will be riding a Suzuki with National #91. After placing seventh overall in the 2002 ¿ 2003 Regional Arenacross Series and placing fifth in 2003 at Loretta Lynn¿s in the 250cc pro class, he hopes to be a consistent top ten finisher.
Nate Broughton, from White Bear Lake, MN, will be also be riding a Suzuki #581. This year has been a year of successes thus far with a first place at the 2003 Cedar Lake Supercross Series in the 250cc class and securing the championship in the 125cc and 250cc Spring Creek Super Series. Broughton hopes to also win some of the freestyle jump off competitions.
¿Both riders are young,¿ said team manager, George Hodgkinson. ¿Our strength (over the other teams) will be their youth, dedication and passion for the sport.¿
Sponsors of the team include Zumbrota Cycle, SoCal, Decal Works, Pro-X / LA Sleeve, Maxima, GP-Racing, Kenda Tires, Zamp Helmets, Dons Repair, Prior Lake Frame, Premier Mortgage Link and Gaerne.
2003-2004 National Arenacross Series:
|Nov. 7 — 9||Albany, NY||Pepsi Arena|
|Nov. 14 — 16||Worcester, MA||Worcester’s Centrum Centre|
|Dec. 5 — 7||Rockford, IL||Metrocentre|
|Jan. 2 — 4||Ft. Worth, TX||Will Rogers Coliseum|
|Jan. 9 —11||Des Moines, IA||Veterans Memorial Auditorium|
|Jan. 16 — 18||Baltimore, MD||1st Mariner Arena|
|Jan. 23 — 25||Hampton, VA||Hampton Coliseum|
|Jan. 30 — Feb. 1||Cleveland, OH||Gund Arena|
|Feb. 6 — 8||Guthrie, OK||Lazy E Arena|
|Feb. 13 — 15||Denver, CO||Pepsi Center|
|Feb. 20 — 22||Sacramento, CA||ARCO Arena|
|Feb. 27 — 29||Kansas City, MO||Kemper Arena|
For more information, please visit www.arenacross.com.
About Clear Channel Entertainment/ National Arenacross Series and Arenacross
Clear Channel Entertainment – Motor Sports is the producer and promoter of the National Arenacross Series as well as numerous regional and local Arenacross events and is a division of Clear Channel Entertainment. The 2003-2004 season marks the 20th Anniversary of Arenacross. Information on the National Arenacross Series and other CCE Arenacross events may be found at www.arenacross.com. Clear Channel Entertainment is the largest promoter and producer of live events in the world, with a broad based tradition in the promotion and production of motorcycle racing events. Clear Channel Entertainment is a subsidiary of Clear Channel Worldwide (NYSE: CCU) and a global leader in the out-of-home advertising industry. Clear Channel Entertainment currently owns, operates and/ or exclusively books approximately 135 live entertainment venues, including more than 100 in North American and 30 in Europe. The company, which operates throughout North America, Europe, South America and Australia, also owns independently operated athlete representation businesses, which provide management, marketing and financial consulting services to many of the world’s top professional athletes. More information may be found by visiting www.cc.com.