AURORA, Ill. (November 29, 2006) -- Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP announced today the confirmed rider list for the opening race this Saturday (Dec. 2) at Toronto’s Rogers Centre. Defending Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP champion James Stewart and former World Supercross GP champions Ricky Carmichael and Chad Reed headline the talented field of riders.

“This weekend the world’s best supercross racers will line up in Toronto for the opening race of the highly anticipated Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP championship, said Dave Prater, director of supercross, Live Nation Motor Sports. “This is the most competitive field of racers we’ve ever had in Toronto, and we are excited to begin another amazing year of racing.

Confirmed Rider List

1. James Stewart
2. Ricky Carmichael
3. Chad Reed
4. Ivan Tedesco
5. Nick Wey
6. Michael Byrne
7. Jason Thomas
8. Jeff Gibson
9. Ryan Clark
10. Tyler Evans
11. Kyle Lewis
12. Heath Voss
13. Travis Preston
14. Tim Ferry
15. David Vuillemin
16. Nathan Ramsey
17. Jeff Dement
18. Jiri Dostal
19. Jake Marsack
20. Tyson Hadsell
21. Cole Siebler
22. Leighton Lillie
23. Isaiah Johnson
24. Joe Oehlhof
25. Karsten Butler
26. Brandon Butler
27. Greg Crater
28. Bryan White
29. Eric Sorby
30. Paul Carpenter
31. Josh Summey
32. Jacob Saylor
33. Barry Carsten
34. Bryan Johnson
35. Shaun Skinner
36. Kyle Keast
37. Kevin Johnson
38. Keith Johnson
39. Marco Dube
40. Doug Dehaan
41. Justin Buckelew
42. Konnrad Kuest

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About Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP"¢/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series
Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP, produced and promoted by Live Nation is a 17-round global off-road motorcycle stadium racing circuit. Riders must compete in the international rounds to be eligible to win the world championship. In 2006-2007, the 17-event Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP will be comprised of two international events aand 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. Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series is a 16-event series solely conducted in the United States. The other Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series event held in Daytona Beach, Fla., is independently produced by the International Speedway Corporation and is not a part of the Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP. An Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series rider will be crowned as the national champion for the series of events conducted in the United States only.

The FIM, Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme, is the body that globally governs motorcycle sport at the world level. Among other matters, the FIM groups together 94 affiliated National Federations relating to the sport of motorcycle racing. AMA Pro Racing is the National Federation representative that sanctions motorcycle-racing events in the United States. Dorna Off Road S.L. is an internationally recognized sports management group established in 1988 with an emphasis on major international motor sports events. Dorna is headquartered in Madrid, Spain with branch offices in Barcelona, London and Tokyo. In addition to its involvement with Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP, Dorna manages the rights to MotoGP. For more information on Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/ Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series, log on to

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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 Toyota 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 presented by Parts Unlimited. For more information about AMA Pro Racing, visit Accredited media outlets can also access AMA Pro Racing’s online Press Room at