Reed, Langston, and Thomas Join Road 2 Recovery Poker Tournament

Scottsdale, AZ – The Fourth Annual Road 2 Recovery Celebrity Charity Poker Tournament presented by Toyota Trucks, hosted by Jimmy Button, and emceed by celebrity tournament director Matt Savage, will take place on Thursday, Oct 9, 4:00 p.m. inside the MGM Grand Poker Room. First prize is a 2009 $10,000 World Series of Poker main event seat. First, second and third place winners will receive Curtis & Co. watches valued at $2,200 each. Spectators are welcome. Fans and participants will take home more than 100 prizes and giveaways.

The tournament is open to the public. Participants will compete against Supercross and poker celebrities, including Chad Reed, Grant Langston, Jason Thomas, Chris Ferguson, Andy Bloch, Jeff Madsen, Robert Williamson III, Jennifer Harman, Marco Traniello, Karina and Chip Jett, Hoyt Corkins, Todd Brunson, Joe Sebok, Jamie Gold, Roy Winston, and 2008 World Series of Poker final table chip leader Dennis Phillips.

The donation to enter the tournament is $300, with $100 re-buys available during the first four levels. Players may also purchase a $100 add-on for double the starting stack at the end of the re-buy period.

Pre-register for the charity poker tournament by visiting  Players may also register for the tournament and side activities in the MGM Grand poker room on the day of the event. MGM Grand will secure all tournament donations on the day of the event with proceeds benefiting the Road 2 Recovery Injured Riders Fund.

For more information contact event coordinator Anita Button at 480 276-1131 or email at Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to sit with a celebrity while helping out a great cause.     

The Road 2 Recovery Foundation isdedicated to helping AMA licensed motocross and supercross professionals withfinancial assistance if they sustain career-ending injuries as well as providingmotivational, emotional and spiritual support to these individuals and theirfamilies. For more information and sponsorship opportunities contact Road 2Recovery at 480 276-1131 or