AURORA, Ill. – The Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open announced today that the audio race call of the Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open will be available live at www.ussx.com, the official site of the Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open, on Friday and Saturday evenings. Special video content segments will also be available online throughout the weekend.
The complete line up of content, of both scheduled events and breaking news, will be available throughout the weekend. In addition to the pre-race press conference (Thursday, October 9, Noon PST) and the nightly race call by hosts Jason Weigandt and Jim Holley that starts at 7:00 p.m. PST.
The pre-race press conference will feature former Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open champion Chad Reed and legends rematch racers Damon Bradshaw and Jeff Matiasevich. Log on to www.ussx.com at Noon (PST) to listen live. In addition, reigning Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open champion Grant Langston will field questions from the media.
“We are excited to provide the live audio webcasts of the pre-race press conference and live race call on Friday and Saturday night again this year to everyone at home from the Rockstar Energy Drink US Open,” said Todd Jendro, sr. director of supercross, Feld Motor Sports. “This gives the fans that can't experience the entire weekend in Las Vegas an opportunity to follow along on www.ussx.com.”
Throughout the race fans will have the chance to win special prizes and discuss the race with Supercross LIVE! hosts Wiegandt and Holley. Following the podium ceremonies, the webcast will give fans an inside perspective of the evening’s racing by giving them a front-row seat at the post-race press conference.
Tickets are now available for the 10th anniversary of the Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas October 10-12, 2008 at www.ussx.com, www.ticketmaster.com, by phone at 702-474-4000 or the MGM Grand Garden Arena box office. Regarded as one of off-road motorcycling’s premier races, the Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open is the final ‘major’ race of the motocross season. Tickets are available for as low as $20 through Ticketmaster.com. All tickets subject to 5% Las Vegas Entertainment tax.