MONSTER ENERGY AMA SUPERCROSS, AN FIM WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
The AMA series begins in late December and continues until mid-May. It consists of 17 rounds in the Supercross Class, and 8 rounds in Supercross Lites West Class in December and 8 rounds in the Supercross Lites East Class in February, which the final round has the East-West Shootout in May, and 17 major tracks all over the continental United States. Each has two Heat Races in both classes.
Supercross class has 8 laps, and Supercross Lites class has 6 laps, each has 20 riders in both classes, and the top 9 riders will finish and moves on straight to the Main Event. Other riders will go to the Last Chance Qualifier. In the Last Chance Qualifier, Each has 22 riders in both classes. Riders in the Supercross Class that failed in any two Heat Races will race 6 laps, where the final two riders finish and moves on to the Main Event.
In the Supercross Class, riders in the top 10 in points who have failed to qualify in any two Heat Races and the LCQ will use a Provisional for the Main Event. In the Main Event, there will be 22 riders for 15 laps in the Supercross Lites Class, and 20 riders for 20 laps in the Supercross Class. In both classes after the Main Event the winner will receive 25 AMA points. If there’s rain in the forecast, the riders will be racing in the mud, and the Main Event will be reduced to 10 laps in the Supercross Lites class, and 15 laps in the Supercross class. All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License Wikipedia
Saturday, April 30, 2011
Main Event – 7:00PM
Doors Open/Practice & Qualifying – 12:00PM
- GOLD CIRCLE – $40
- PRICE LEVEL 2 – $25
- TREADHEAD® – $10
- (All tickets $5 more day of show. All tickets subject to Facility Fees and Service, Handling, and Convenience Charges.)
Tickets available at the Rice-Eccles Box Office, online at www.utahtickets.com, or charge by phone at (801) 581-UTIX.