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Mon 23 Dec 2002
SUPERCROSS: Clear Channel statement on dismissed lawsuit
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SUPERCROSS: Clear Channel statement on dismissed lawsuit

AURORA, Ill. (December 19, 2002) - Clear Channel Entertainment - Motor Sports and AMA Pro Racing entered into an agreement on December 17, 2002 prior to a scheduled court hearing concerning the THQ World Supercross GP and the AMA Supercross Series.

Brainerd now secured on 2003 schedule
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Brainerd now secured on 2003 schedule

AMA Pro Racing secures Brainerd round for 2003 AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Championship. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Championship round at Brainerd (Minn.) International Raceway slated for June 27-29, is now ...

Thu 19 Dec 2002
Path Valley previews 2003 racing schedule
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Path Valley previews 2003 racing schedule

Spring Run, PA_ So that race teams can better prepare for the 2003 Path Valley Speedway Park season, Two Wheel Promotions has released a preview of the schedule with a Bug Day opening for all eight Friday night classes on March 15, starting at ...

SUPERCROSS: AMA Pro Racing, CCE reach settlement
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SUPERCROSS: AMA Pro Racing, CCE reach settlement

Settlement reached in AMA Pro Racing case. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA Pro Racing reached an agreement in its dispute with Clear Channel Motorsports over the 2003 AMA Supercross Series. Among other things, the settlement agreement, pending ...

Sun 15 Dec 2002
Dunlop tire test wraps up at Daytona
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Dunlop tire test wraps up at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 12, 2002) -- The annual Dunlop tire test in preparation for March's Daytona 200 Week wrapped up on Thursday as motorcycle teams got about 90 minutes of track time in the morning before rain once again moved over the ...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
Second day at Daytona tire test notes 2002-12-11
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Second day at Daytona tire test notes 2002-12-11

Motorcycles hit full throttle in Dunlop tire test at Daytona. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 11, 2002) -- The wait finally ended for motorcycle teams on Wednesday at Daytona International Speedway. After getting rained out on Monday and Tuesday,...

Dunlop tire test at Daytona report 2002-12-10
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Dunlop tire test at Daytona report 2002-12-10

Rain pushes teams into overtime during Dunlop tire test. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 10, 2002) -- Steady rain on Tuesday washed out the second day of the three-day Dunlop tire test at Daytona International Speedway in preparation for Daytona 200...

Rain can't erase Ben Bostrom's smile at Daytona test
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Rain can't erase Ben Bostrom's smile at Daytona test

Rain can't erase Ben Bostrom's smile during Dunlop tire test. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 11, 2002) -- The first day of a three-day Dunlop tire test in preparation for Daytona 200 Week in March never left the garage area on Monday as steady rain...

Mon 09 Dec 2002
CEO Hollingsworth on lawsuit, 2003 season
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CEO Hollingsworth on lawsuit, 2003 season

Scott Hollingsworth answers questions about AMA Supercross. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The following is an interview with Scott Hollingsworth, CEO of AMA Pro Racing, concerning the upcoming 2003 AMA Supercross Series. This interview was conducted for...

Thu 05 Dec 2002
2003 AMA Flat Track tentative schedule
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2003 AMA Flat Track tentative schedule

<pre> 2003 AMA Progressive Insurance U.S. Flat Track Championship Schedule Tentative as of December 3, 2002 Date Location Type March 8 Municipal Stadium, Daytona Beach, FL ...

Progressive Insurance renews as title sponsor
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Progressive Insurance renews as title sponsor

Progressive Insurance renews as Title Sponsor of AMA U.S. Flat Track Championship for two more years. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA Pro Racing has announced that Progressive Insurance will continue as title sponsor of the AMA Progressive Insurance...

Tue 03 Dec 2002
SUPERCROSS: AMA and CCE hearing date set
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SUPERCROSS: AMA and CCE hearing date set

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Paradama Productions, Inc., d/b/a AMA Pro Racing, announced today that a hearing date has been set in federal district court for its case against Clear Channel Motorsports. The hearing, scheduled for December 17, will ...

Sun 01 Dec 2002
SUPERCROSS: CCE statement regarding AMA lawsuit
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SUPERCROSS: CCE statement regarding AMA lawsuit

AURORA, Ill (November 27, 2002) - In response to the AMA's recent press releases and subsequent lawsuit, Clear Channel Entertainment - Motor Sports today released the following statement. The statement released by Ken Hudgens, Clear Channel ...

Wed 27 Nov 2002
2002 Pro Awards Banquet report
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2002 Pro Awards Banquet report

Carmichael becomes first rider in 15 years to win back-to-back AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel Athlete of the Year Awards. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The 2002 AMA Supercross and AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. 250 Motocross Champion Ricky Carmichael was named...

SUPERCROSS: AMA Pro Racing seeks injunction to protect Supercross
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SUPERCROSS: AMA Pro Racing seeks injunction to protect Supercross

PICKERINGTON, OHIO -- Paradama Productions, Inc., d/b/a AMA Pro Racing, announced today that it has filed a lawsuit in federal district court seeking an injunction against Clear Channel Motorsports. The complaint seeks enforcement of the...

Tue 19 Nov 2002
Worchester results 2002-11-15/16
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Worchester results 2002-11-15/16

<pre> National Arenacross Series Centrum Centre, Worcester, Massachusettes November 15, 2002 125CC Pro/Expert Main Event Finish ...

SUPERCROSS: THQ World Supercross GP structure
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SUPERCROSS: THQ World Supercross GP structure

THQ World Supercross GP and AMA Supercross Series structure. AURORA, Ill (November 15, 2002) - On December 7, 2002, the sport of supercross will make a historic leap forward toward becoming a global championship that will be recognized...

SUPERCROSS: THQ World Supercross riders announced
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SUPERCROSS: THQ World Supercross riders announced

Top riders confirmed for THQ World Supercross GP International rounds. World's top riders head to Europe to kick off first two rounds. AURORA, Ill. (November 13, 2002) - Clear Channel Entertainment's Motor Sports division, along with its...

Wed 13 Nov 2002
Kerry Graeber named VP, Communications
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Kerry Graeber named VP, Communications

AMA Pro Racing names Kerry Graeber as Vice President, Director Of Communications. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA Pro Racing, the leading sanctioning body for motorcycle sport in the United States, has appointed Kerry Graeber as Vice...

David Watson nominated for Athlete of the Year
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David Watson nominated for Athlete of the Year

AMA U.S. Hillclimb Champ David Watson receives AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel Athlete of the Year nomination. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- David Watson, champion of both the 800cc and 540cc classes of the AMA U.S. Hillclimb Championship presented by Pace...

Albany results 2002-11-10
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Albany results 2002-11-10

<pre> National Arenacross Series Pepsi Arena, Albany, New York November 8-10, 2002 Friday, November 8, 2002 - Main Events 125CC PRO/EXPERT MAIN EVENT Finish ...

RACE: CHAMPCAR/CART: Mid-Ohio 2003 schedule
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RACE: CHAMPCAR/CART: Mid-Ohio 2003 schedule

2003 MID-OHIO SCHEDULE FEATURES SIX WORLD-CLASS MOTORSPORTS EVENTS DUBLIN, Ohio (November 12, 2002) - TrueSports, Inc., parent company of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, announced today that Mid-Ohio will provide road racing fans six world-class ...

Fri 08 Nov 2002
Stewart nominated for athlete of the year
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Stewart nominated for athlete of the year

Stewart receives nomination for AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel athlete of the year. PICKERINGTON, Ohio ? James Stewart, Jr. has received a nomination for the 2002 AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel Athlete of the Year Award. This summer Stewart,...

Tue 05 Nov 2002
Des Moines results 2002-11-01
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Des Moines results 2002-11-01

<pre> National Arenacross Series Veteran's Memorial Coliseum, Des Moines, Iowa November 1-3, 2002 Friday, November 1, 2002 - Main Events 125cc PRO/EXPERT MAIN EVENT Finish ...

Sun 03 Nov 2002
Hayden nominated for Athlete of the Year
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Hayden nominated for Athlete of the Year

Hayden nominated for AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel Athlete of the Year. PICKERINGTON, Ohio ? Nicky Hayden, the 2002 AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Champion, has earned a nomination for the 2002 AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel Athlete of the Year ...

Fri 01 Nov 2002
Carr receives Athlete of the Year nomination
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Carr receives Athlete of the Year nomination

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Newly-crowned AMA Grand National Champion Chris Carr has received a nomination for the 2002 AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel Athlete of the Year Award. Carr, only the third rider in the history of the AMA Grand ...

Thu 24 Oct 2002
Carmichael first nominee - Athlete of the Year
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Carmichael first nominee - Athlete of the Year

Carmichael first nominee for 2002 AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel Athlete of the Year. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Ricky Carmichael, 22, of Havana, Fla., is the first nominee for the 2002 AMA Pro Racing Speed Channel Pro Athlete of the Year. The award ...

Thu 17 Oct 2002
2003 AMA U.S. Superbike championship rules
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2003 AMA U.S. Superbike championship rules

2003 AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Championship Rules.         Only approved motorcycles are permitted in AMA Superbike competition. AMA Pro Racing will accept homologation applications only from motorcycle manufacturers or their ...

2003 rules announced
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2003 rules announced

2003 AMA Superbike rules now set, period of public comment results in modifications. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The 2003 AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Championship will mark an exciting period of transition for America's premier ...

Wed 16 Oct 2002
THQ US Open final race summary
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THQ US Open final race summary

LaRocco wins first THQ U.S. Open Championship. $100,000 payday for LaRocco LAS VEGAS (October 12, 2002) - Mike LaRocco won his first ever THQ U.S. Open championship and a grand total of $100,000 Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, ...

THQ US Open Friday summary
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THQ US Open Friday summary

LaRocco wins first night of THQ U.S. Open. LAS VEGAS (October 11, 2002) - Team Honda's Mike LaRocco of South Bend, Ind., won the opening night of racing at the THQ U.S. Open inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Two-time defending THQ U.S. Open ...

THQ US Open riders announcement
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THQ US Open riders announcement

LAS VEGAS (October 9, 2002) - The nation's top KTM 50cc riders will brave the tracks once again at the 2002 THQ U.S. Open brought to you by Thor/Parts Unlimited at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, October 11-13. The top finisher from each...

Tue 08 Oct 2002
Path Valley race report 2002-10-05
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Path Valley race report 2002-10-05

Delancey dominates Path Valley AMA races. Spring Run, PA_ Dane Delancey of Port Royal on four wheels and Raun Wood of Dublin on two wheels were the big winners Saturday evening in AMA motorcycle and quad racing at t he Path Valley Speedway Park.

Sat 05 Oct 2002
Jacob Johnson named Rookie of the Year
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Jacob Johnson named Rookie of the Year

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Jacob "Jake" Johnson has been named the 2002 Ricky Graham AMA U.S. Flat Track Rookie of the Year. Johnson, 18, from Deptford, N.J., finished a solid seventh in the final 2002 AMA Progressive Insurance U.S. Flat Track ...

Fri 04 Oct 2002
THQ U.S. Open preview
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THQ U.S. Open preview

LAS VEGAS (October 3, 2002) - Friday night's competition for the 2002 edition of the THQ U.S. Open, which is held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena October 11-12, sets the stage for the two-day race for $300,000. With less than 10 days before the gate...