For the 2008 Monster Energy® Supercross Season; Live Audio Webcast Debuts from Opening Round Anaheim Pre-Race Press Conference on Jan. 3
AURORA, Ill. (December 19, 2007) – The widely-popular Supercross LIVE! audio webcast returns to www.SupercrossOnline.com for another complete season of racing action from the 2008 Monster Energy® AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship.
Supercross LIVE! will make its 2008 debut on Jan. 3 at 3 p.m. EST, with a live audio webcast of the season-opening press conference held at Angel Stadium in Anaheim. The featured riders are reigning AMA Supercross class champion James Stewart, former AMA Supercross class champion Chad Reed, former AMA Supercross Lites champion Tim Ferry, former two-time AMA Supercross Lites champion and reigning AMA Motocross champion Grant Langston and 2007 AMA Supercross Lites champs Ryan Villopoto (Western Region) and Ben Townley (Eastern Region), who will each speak individually to the media.
Supercross LIVE!, streamed live on www.SupercrossOnline.com, is produced live from each Monster Energy® Supercross race, with hosts Jason Weigandt and Jim Holley delivering all the racing action into your home.
“Supercross LIVE! has been a tremendous asset to supercross,” said Mark Abernethy, senior director, brand marketing, Live Nation Motor Sports, Inc. “With more than three-quarters-of-a-million listeners logging on annually, Supercross LIVE! is the only week-in and week-out live supercross race call. Supercross LIVE! not only is a great live race call, but it also plays a very important role in developing the supercross storylines and developing the riders’ personalities.”
Each Supercross LIVE! audio webcast features a live race call, a pre-race show, a post-race show, post-race press conference, on-air industry guests and celebrities, in-depth-behind-the-scenes interviews, special exclusive offers, an interactive call-in segment and more. Archived broadcasts are also available at www.SupercrossOnline.com, or can be downloaded to iPod or MP3 players via Podcast at www.sxlivepodcast.com.
For more information on the Monster Energy® AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, please log on to www.SupercrossOnline.com. For all media requests, please contact Denny Hartwig firstname.lastname@example.org or 630-566-6305.