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Mon 24 Dec 2001
2002 privateer fund continues to grow
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2002 privateer fund continues to grow

AURORA, Ill. (December 21, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division announced today the addition of the new $75,000 CC.com Fund to the existing $150,000 Privateer Fund that will bring the total privateer payout to $225,000 for...

JamSports, AMA announce 2003 news update
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JamSports, AMA announce 2003 news update

JamSports, AMA Pro Racing Announce 2003 AMA Supercross Markets PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- JamSports and AMA Pro Racing today announced the list of major-market cities that will constitute the 2003 AMA U.S. Supercross Championship. The season will...

International television package annnounce
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International television package annnounce

AURORA, Ill. (December 17, 2001) - Through the combined resources of Clear Channel International, (a division of Clear Channel Worldwide) and ESPN, Clear Channel Entertainment announced today the international television distribution details of ...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
2002 AMA U.S. Motocross schedule
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2002 AMA U.S. Motocross schedule

<pre> 2002 AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Motocross Championships Schedule DATE TRACK, CITY M.com Names May 12 Glen Helen Raceway, San Bernardino, CA Glen Helen May 19 Hangtown Motocross Classic,...

2002 Privateer points fund increased
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2002 Privateer points fund increased

AURORA, Ill. (December 14, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment announced today that one of its corporate sponsors, the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, will award $50,000 as a part of the company's Pro Privateer Challenge. The award will be given...

EA Sports Supercross, ABC announce air time, dates
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EA Sports Supercross, ABC announce air time, dates

AURORA, Ill. (December 12, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division announced today the dates and times of the four rounds of the 2002 EA SPORTS Supercross season that will be aired on ABC's Wide World of Sports: Anaheim Round...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
Sears Point signs sponsor for AMA Superbike event
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Sears Point signs sponsor for AMA Superbike event

Supercuts Agrees to Multi-Year Deal as Title Sponsor of AMA Superbike Event SONOMA, Calif. (IMMEDIATE RELEASE) - Supercuts has signed on as Sears Point Raceway's newest marketing partner in a multi-year package that includes sponsorship of the...

Supercross rider Carmichael named 2001 Pro Athlete of the Year
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Supercross rider Carmichael named 2001 Pro Athlete of the Year

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Ricky Carmichael was named the 2001 AMA/Speedvision Pro Athlete of the Year at the 2001 AMA National Champions Awards Banquet Friday night in Palm Desert, Calif. The 22-year-old Floridian had a record-setting season in 2001,...

AMA, JamSports announce partnership with Speedvision
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AMA, JamSports announce partnership with Speedvision

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA Pro Racing, the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in the U.S., and its new Supercross promotional partner, JamSports, today announced a television partnership with Speedvision Network. Speedvision, the first...

BITD: Johnny Campbell statement on behalf of Tim Staab's family
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BITD: Johnny Campbell statement on behalf of Tim Staab's family

Honda rider, Tim Staab, remains in critical condition at the University Medical Center in the neuro trauma ICU following his accident at the Best in the Desert Las Vegas 200 on December 1st. Statement released yesterday, December 10, by Johnny...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
Sears Point opens ticket sales for 2002

Sears Point opens ticket sales for 2002

SONOMA, Calif. - Individual race tickets for NASCAR, NHRA and other 2002 events at the newly renovated Sears Point Raceway will go on sale Monday, Dec. 10. A variety of new seating options, including all-reserved advance tickets for the NASCAR ...

Anaheim season tickets on sale form EA Sports Supercross
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Anaheim season tickets on sale form EA Sports Supercross

EA SPORTS Supercross Offers A Season Ticket For Three Anaheim Races Edison International Field To Play Host To Three EA SPORTS Supercross Races AURORA, Ill. (December 6, 2001) - For the second consecutive season, EA SPORTS Supercross will offer...

2001 Champions awards banquet preview
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2001 Champions awards banquet preview

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The 2001 AMA National Champions Awards Banquet will take place this Friday, Dec. 7, at the Desert Springs Marriott Resort & Spa in Palm Springs, Calif. The Awards banquet is the annual gathering of champions from all...

SUPERCROSS: CCE inks deal with Georgia Dome
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SUPERCROSS: CCE inks deal with Georgia Dome

AURORA, Ill. (December 5, 2001) - The Georgia Dome in Atlanta, host of the 2000 Super Bowl and the 1996 Summer Olympics, has signed a contract with Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division to host its supercross events through ...

SUPERCROSS: Van Triple Crown returns for 2002 season
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SUPERCROSS: Van Triple Crown returns for 2002 season

Van Triple Crown of Supercross Featured at Anaheim Round 1, Atlanta, and Las Vegas $500,000 Barnburner Built into EA SPORTS Supercross AURORA, Ill. (December 3, 2001) - The coveted Vans Triple Crown of Supercross(tm), which offers $500,000 to...

SUPERCROSS: Clear Channel inks Texas Stadium
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SUPERCROSS: Clear Channel inks Texas Stadium

AURORA, Ill. (December 3, 2001) - Texas Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, announced today a three-year agreement with Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division to continue hosting Clear Channel Entertainment's supercross events...

Wed 05 Dec 2001
Indianapolis Motor Speedway, AMA marketing alliance
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Indianapolis Motor Speedway, AMA marketing alliance

INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, Dec. 3, 2001 - IMS Productions, the video production and broadcasting arm of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation, announced a strategic production and marketing alliance Dec. 3 with AMA Pro Racing, owner of...

AMA, Jamsports partner Indianapolis Motor Speedway
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AMA, Jamsports partner Indianapolis Motor Speedway

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA Pro Racing, the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in the U.S., and its new Supercross promotional partner, JamSports, today announced a strategic alliance with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation ...

Supercross Banquet preview
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Supercross Banquet preview

EA SPORTS Supercross Banquet Returns to the Joint Hard Rock Hotel and Casino To Host EA SPORTS Supercross AURORA, Ill. (November 30, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division is pleased to announce that the EA SPORTS Supercross...

2002 supercross announcing team
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2002 supercross announcing team

AURORA, Ill. (November 30, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division announced today the ESPN2 announcing team for the 2002 televised season of EA SPORTS Supercross. This year, supercross champion Jeff Emig joins Davey Coombs...

Racer X Gas Card back for 2002
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Racer X Gas Card back for 2002

AURORA, Ill. (November 30, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division announced today that the Racer X Gas Card will once again be presented at each round of the 2002 EA SPORTS Supercross Series. The Racer X Gas Card is worth $250...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
Pastrana, Fonseca jump up to 250cc for 2002 season
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Pastrana, Fonseca jump up to 250cc for 2002 season

Reigning 125cc Champions Pastrana and Fonseca Jump Classes in Pursuit Of 250cc Championship AURORA, Ill. (November 29, 2001) -Reigning 125cc Eastern Regional Supercross champion Travis Pastrana and 125cc Western Regional Supercross ...

SUPERCROSS: Clear Channel signs agreement with Minnesota's Metrodome
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SUPERCROSS: Clear Channel signs agreement with Minnesota's Metrodome

AURORA, Ill. (November 28, 2001) - Another major stadium has been added to the list of venues that have signed multi-year agreements with Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division for the 2003 Clear Channel Entertainment Supercross...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
Three new venues added to 2002 schedule
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Three new venues added to 2002 schedule

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Another chapter in AMA Grand National dirt-track racing will be written in the 2002 AMA U.S. Flat Track Championships. A new formula for the series will see the advent of street-based 1000cc motors, such as Suzuki TL1000s, ...

2002 AMA US Flat Track tentative schedule
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2002 AMA US Flat Track tentative schedule

<pre> Tentative 2002 AMA U.S. Flat Track Championships DATE LOCATION TYPE M.com Names March 9 Municipal Stadium, Daytona Beach, FL Short Track ...

Mladin named Pro Athlete of the Year nominee
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Mladin named Pro Athlete of the Year nominee

Mladin Earns Final AMA/Speedvision Pro Athlete Of The Year Nomination PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Australian racing sensation Mat Mladin is the fourth and final nominee for the 2001 AMA/Speedvision Athlete of the Year. Mladin is coming off another ...

SUPERCROSS: Las Vegas Boyd Stadium, Clear Channel sign agreement
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SUPERCROSS: Las Vegas Boyd Stadium, Clear Channel sign agreement

AURORA, Ill. (November 26, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division announced today a four-year agreement with Las Vegas' Sam Boyd Stadium to host the supercross finals through 2005. The agreement ensures Clear Channel ...

SUPERCROSS: Edison International Field, Clear Channel sign agreement
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SUPERCROSS: Edison International Field, Clear Channel sign agreement

AURORA, Ill. (November 20, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division announced today a three-year agreement with Anaheim's Edison International Field to produce its motor sports events at the Southern California facility through...

SUPERCROSS: Phoenix Bank One Ballpark, Clear Channel agreement announcement
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SUPERCROSS: Phoenix Bank One Ballpark, Clear Channel agreement announcement

AURORA, Ill. (November 21, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's motor sports division announced today a five-year agreement with Phoenix's Bank One Ballpark to produce its motor sports events in the Southwest's newest retractable-roof stadium. ...

Tue 27 Nov 2001
FMX: Sponsor announced for Clear Channel events
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FMX: Sponsor announced for Clear Channel events

POWERade Named "Official Fuel" Of Clear Channel Entertainment's Motorcycle Motor Sports Series For 2001- 2002 -- POWERade to Sponsor Freestyle Motocross Rider Dustin "Scoot" Miller -- AURORA, Ill., (October XX, 2001) - Clear Channel ...

Sat 24 Nov 2001
Chris Carr nominated for Pro Athlete of the Year
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Chris Carr nominated for Pro Athlete of the Year

Chris Carr Is The Third 2001 AMA/Speedvision Pro Athlete Of The Year Nominee PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Chris Carr, winner of the 2001 AMA Progressive Insurance U.S. Flat Track Championships, joins Eric Bostrom and Ricky Carmichael as the third...

Clear Channel Entertainment extends Supercross contract
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Clear Channel Entertainment extends Supercross contract

Clear Channel Entertainment Announces Extension of EA SPORTS Supercross Television Agreement Through 2005 ESPN Regional Television To Produce EA SPORTS Supercross In 2002 AURORA, Ill. (November 14, 2001) - Clear Channel Entertainment's ...

Carmichael nominated Pro Athlete of the Year
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Carmichael nominated Pro Athlete of the Year

Carmichael Second Nominee For AMA/Speedvision Pro Athlete Of The Year PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Ricky Carmichael is the second rider to be nominated for the 2001 AMA/Speedvision Pro Athlete of the Year Award. The 21-year-old from Havana, Fla., had a...

Speedvision to air AMA 2002 races
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Speedvision to air AMA 2002 races

PICKERINGTON, Ohio - Speedvision, the motorsports cable channel acquired last July by the Fox Cable Networks Group, has announced its continued commitment to AMA Pro Racing for 2002. Speedvision will be the television home of the AMA Chevy Trucks...

Bostrom nominated for 2001 Pro Athelte of the Year
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Bostrom nominated for 2001 Pro Athelte of the Year

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA Pro Racing and Speedvision are happy to announce the first of the 2001 nominees for the annual AMA/Speedvision Pro Athlete of the Year Award. The AMA/Speedvision Pro Athlete of the Year Award was created to honor the...

Cereda US Superbike Rookie of the Year
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Cereda US Superbike Rookie of the Year

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- When Mauro Cereda finished ninth in this year's Daytona 200 by Arai, even the most knowledgeable racing fans were left scratching their heads trying to figure out just who was this guy who could finish top-10 in this...