The King reigns as Legend at the 1st Annual TransWorld Motocross Awards Presented by Rockstar
Award To Be Given On October 8, 2009, At The Joint, Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas
Tustin, CA – October 7, 2009- TransWorld Motocross Magazine, the largest motocross publication, announces Jeremy McGrath as the first recipient of the TransWorld Motocross Legend Award.
Jeremy McGrath, a seven-time AMA Supercross and AMA 250 National Motocross champion, has been in the pages of TransWorld Motocross since its inception. Aside from Jeremy's eight AMA championships, McGrath also represented the United States in the Motocross Des Nations race as a member of the winning teams of 1993 and 1996. McGrath was also on the forefront of freestyle motocross and has undoubtedly grown the sport of motocross and is the perfect recipient for the 1st Annual TransWorld Motocross Legend Award.
“We are very excited to present Jeremy McGrath with the inaugural TransWorld Motocross Legend Award,” said Editor in Chief Donn Maeda. “Not only was Jeremy the best Supercross racer, he is also arguably the best ambassador for the sport that motocross has ever had.”
The Legend Award is one of nine awards that will be given away Thursday evening at the TransWorld Motocross Awards presented by Rockstar Energy Drink. The other awards include Racer Of The Year, FMX Rider Of The Year, Female Rider Of The Year, Racer Rookie Of The Year, FMX Rookie Of The Year, Female Rookie Of The Year, Readers' Choice, and the Rockstar Lifetime Achievement Award.
The 1st Annual TransWorld Motocross Awards are proudly presented by Rockstar Energy Drink and supported by Metal Mulisha, THQ, New Era, Ball Park Franks, and the AFMXA. For more information on the TransWorld Motocross Awards presented by Rockstar Energy Drink and TransWorld Motocross, please visit www.transworldmx.com.
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TransWorld Motocross is the largest motocross publication in the world, delivering its audience of new and experienced motocross enthusiasts comprehensive lifestyle coverage of their favorite sport. Found online at www.transworldmx.com , TransWorld Motocross is published by TransWorld Media, the world's leading action sports media company. TransWorld is a division of the Bonnier Corporation. Bonnier Corporation (www.bonniercorp.com ) is one of the largest consumer-publishing groups in America and the leading media company serving passionate, highly engaged audiences through more than 40 special-interest magazines and related multimedia projects and events.
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