AMA Pro Racing to Sanction 2002 U.S. Open

“AMA Pro Racing is pleased to once again sanction one of the mostprestigious motorcycle races in the world. The MGM Grand’s U.S. Open has atradition of a luxurious and intimate racing, featuring the world’s bestsupercross riders. We look forward to being there and encourage fans toparticipate in the experience,” said Scott Hollingsworth, AMA Pro Racing.’sCEO.

AMA Pro Racing is the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in theUnited States. It sanctions the AMA Supercross Series Presented by SpeedStick, the AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Motocross Championship, the AMA ChevyTrucks U.S. Superbike Championship and the AMA Progressive Insurance U.S.Flat Track Championship. More than 1.7 million fans attended AMA Pro Racingevents during the 2001 season.

Tickets for Las Vegas MGM Grand’s 5th Annual U.S. Open (October 11-12,2002), and the 2nd Annual Amateur Arenacross World Finals (October 13,2002), are currently on-sale. Fans can purchase tickets throughTicketmaster at (702) 474-4000, the MGM Grand Box office, or on-line and Hotel space goes quickly for theU.S. Open, so for reservations, contact the MGM Grand Hotel at (800)929-1111 or the Las Vegas Reservation system at (800) 233-5594. Book yourrooms and tickets now, as space is limited.