$10,000.00 BooKoo Arenacross Pit Bike Point Fund
Fort Worth, TX – October 5, 2006 – Mike Kidd Entertainment Group (MKEG) - one of the leading motorcycle race producers in the country – is proud to announce the MotoVert sponsorship of the $10,000.00 Pro Pit Bike Point Fund for the BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series.
GlobalMoto, LLC., manufacturer of the highest quality line of Mini Bikes and Pit Bikes, announced today the signing of a three year agreement with the Mike Kidd Entertainment Group for GlobalMoto's MotoVert Pit Bikes to be the title sponsor of the pit bike classes at all 10-rounds of the BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series.
"We at GlobalMoto are extremely excited about our new relationship with the Mike Kidd Entertainment Group and are confident that the MotoVert Pit Bike Arena Cross Series will be the catalyst of putting pit bike racing into the mainstream of motorcycle racing competition", stated company product designer and spokesman David Busby.
The sponsorship includes a $10,000.00 Pro Pit Bike Point Fund with points awarded on Friday and Saturday night in the Pro Pit Bike classes throughout the series with an overall payout of 1st $5,000.00 – 2nd $3,000.00 – 3rd $2,000.00 to be distributed at the BooKoo Arenacross Series Awards Banquet to be held at the Mohegan Sun on Monday, February 12, 2007.
“Pit bike racing just got serious,” says Mike Kidd, president of MKEG. “We are excited to begin a strong working relationship with GlobalMoto to assist in our effort to enhance pit bike racing on a national level. The type of program GlobalMoto is offering us and the riders just took pit bike racing to a new level,” Kidd added.
The Pro Pit Bike class will compete on Friday and Saturday nights with the Pro motorcycle classes, with 5-amateur pit bike classes added to the Sunday amateur program at each round. Watch the debut of Pit Bike Arenacross Racing at the opening round in Fresno, CA on November 3-5.
BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series Schedule
Nov. 3-5, 2006 Selland Arena Fresno, CA
Nov. 10-12, 2006 The Pavilion Salem, OR
Nov. 17-19, 2006 Yakima Valley Sundome Yakima, WA
Dec. 29-31, 2006 Will Rogers Coliseum Fort Worth, TX
Jan. 5-7, 2007 Sovereign Center Reading, PA
Jan. 12-14, 2007 Sears Centre Chicago, IL
Jan. 19-21, 2007 Memorial Coliseum Fort Wayne, IN
Jan. 26-28, 2007 Lazy E Arena Guthrie, OK
Feb. 2-4, 2007 Target Center Minneapolis, MN
Feb. 9-11, 2007 Mohegan Sun Arena Uncasville, CT