(Oct 19, 2006) Bend, Or: The 4th Annual Z1R Helmets WMA Cup is coming up this Nov. 22 — 26 at Cycle Ranch MX Park, in Floresville, Texas. The “Largest Women’s Motocross Race in History offers opportunities for all levels of female motocross racers beginners to pros.
The WMA Cup, which drew 270 women entries last year, provides 16 different girls/women’s classes for all skill levels, bike size and ages. This prestigious event holds a special women’s awards ceremony with 6.5 ft tall trophies awarded from first place to tenth place and pays the largest women’s pro purse of the year – $ 10,000. There is also a large free WMA membership appreciation raffle where prizes from WMA sponsors are given away. In addition, contingency from Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, Dunlop and Scott is offered.
Wed. Nov. 22 — All Day Practice
Thurs. Nov. 23 — Sat. Nov. 25 — WMA Amateur Racing and Men’s Amateur Racing
Sun. Nov. 26 — WMA Pro Racing, USA Team Championship Finals and Pro/AM Race
- 51cc (4-6) Stock
- 51cc (7-8) Stock
- 65cc (7-9)
- 65cc (10-11)
- 85cc (7—11)
- 85cc (12 & Up)
- Junior Vet (25 years and up)
- Vet (35 years and up)
Sponsors of the WMA Cup include Z1R Helmets, VP Fuels, Hitachi, Scott USA, Dunlop, Damzl Fuel Beverage, Kawasaki, Honda Rider’s Club of America, Girylz Clothing Co., Alpinestars, Thor MX Gear and Pro Clean. All of whom help to make it possible for the WMA to offer such a great racing experience for women.
The Z1R Helmets WMA Cup runs in conjunction with the AMA USA Team Championship race. For more information regarding schedule, classes and registration, or to check out TV footage from last year’s WMA Cup which aired on Speed Channels’ Two Wheel Tuesday program visit www.wmaracing.com.
About the WMA
Women’s Motocross Association, Inc. (WMA) is an Oregon based company dedicated to the promotion and development of women’s motocross with an emphasis on the promotion of women’s professional motocross and creating opportunities for women professional racers. The WMA organizes and promotes the AMA/WMA National Motocross Championship which determines the Women’s AMA Pro Champion, and the WMA Cup — the largest women’s motocross event in history. In addition the WMA works with the media to create greater exposure for women’s motocross. All WMA events are AMA Sanctioned.