Former motocross champion Steve Lamson, whonow rides for Team Husqvarna, will be the featured rider at a media advisoryin San Francisco on July 10 to educate the local media about supercross asthe sport will make its inaugural stop at Pacific Bell Park on January 25,2003.
During the media advisory, Lamson, a native of Sacramento, will ride ascaled down supercross track, which features an 85′ triple jump that willlaunch him some three stories in the air as a sample of what is to come tothe bay area next year.
Pacific Bell Park, home of the San Francisco Giants Major League BaseballClub, opened in April 2000 to rave reviews as one of the premier sportsvenues in the nation. Located on the San Francisco Bay, the 40,930-seatfacility features some of the most breathtaking views the Pacific Northwesthas to offer. The ballpark offers a selection of interactive activities forfans of all ages, specialty foods, and a plentitude of parking andtransportation options.