AURORA, Ill. (December 17, 2008) – Feld Motor Sports announced today that the Toronto stop on the 2009 Monster Energy® AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, schedule will be included in the Eastern Regional AMA Supercross Lites class point race.
"This is a great addition to the 2009 Monster Energy® Supercross schedule," said Todd Jendro, senior director of operations, Feld Motor Sports. "This will be the first time that the highly competitive Eastern Regional AMA Supercross Lites class will début in the Canadian market place."
The Lites class racers will also compete at the two of the four new markets added to this year's schedule in New Orleans (Superdome) Jacksonville, Fla. (Jacksonville Municipal Stadium) on the road to the Dave Coombs Sr. East/West Shootout at Las Vegas' Sam Boyd Stadium.
2009 Monster Energy® AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, Schedule
January 3, 2009 Anaheim, Calif. Angel Stadium (West)
January 10, 2009 Phoenix Chase Field (West)
January 17, 2009 Anaheim, Calif. Angel Stadium (West)
January 24, 2009 Houston Reliant Stadium (East)
January 31, 2009 San Francisco AT&T Park (West)
February 7, 2009 Anaheim, Calif. Angel Stadium (West)
February 14, 2009 San Diego Qualcomm Stadium (West)
February 21, 2009 Atlanta Georgia Dome (East)
February 28, 2009 Indianapolis Lucas Oil Stadium (East)
March 6, 2009 Daytona Beach, Fla. Daytona Motor Speedway (East)
March 14, 2009 New Orleans Superdome (East)
March 21, 2009 St. Louis Edward Jones Dome (East)
March 28, 2009 Toronto, Canada Rogers Centre (East)
April 4, 2009 Jacksonville, Fla. Jacksonville Municipal Stadium (East)
April 18, 2009 Seattle Qwest Field (West)
April 25, 2009 Salt Lake City Rice-Eccles Stadium (West)
May 2, 2009 Las Vegas Sam Boyd Stadium (Shootout)
*Bold denotes Eastern Regional AMA Supercross Lites races
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About Feld Motor Sports
Feld Motor Sports, Inc. is the world leader in specialized arena and stadium-based motor sports entertainment. Feld Motor Sports, Inc. productions include Monster Jam®, Monster Energy® Supercross, AMA Arenacross Series, Freestyle Motocross, and IHRA® Nitro Jam®. Feld Motor Sports, Inc. is a division of Feld Entertainment, the world's largest producer of live family entertainment. For more information on Feld Entertainment, visit www.feldentertainment.com