For Immediate Release
Contact: Jason Weigandt
AMA Pro Motocross, Women’s Pro Motocross, GNCC, Loretta Lynn and ATV Pro Motocross Podium Backdrops up in exclusive eBay charity Auction
Morgantown, WV (Nov 24, 2010) – The ultimate collectibles are now available in an exclusive eBay auction—the real podium backdrops used in the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, the MotorcycleUSA.com Women’s Motocross Championship, the Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series, the ITP Tires/Moose Racing AMA ATVMX Championship, and the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn Ranch. These are the actual podium backdrops from the actual podiums at the actual races, and there is only one of each in existence.
Auctions are also up for the exclusive Pink GNCC race podium backdrop from the season finale Ironman race, as well as an exclusive set of plastic and pink graphics from GNCC Champion Josh Strang’s Suzuki RM-Z450.
Bidding begins 3 pm EST November 23rd and closes in ten days, on Friday December 3rd at 3 pm EST. One-hundred percent of the proceeds go to charitable foundations. The Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross funds go to the www.Road2Recovery.com Foundation, the GNCC and Loretta Lynn funds go to the www.riderdown.org Foundation, the ATVMX funds go to the 88 Live to Ride Foundation, the GNCC Pink Race funds go to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and the Faith Alliance, and the Motorcycleusa.com Women’s Motocross funds go to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.
The Women’s motocross backdrop is autographed by the podium finishers from the final round of the tour in Pala, California: Jessica Patterson, Ashley Fiolek and Tarah Gieger. The GNCC Pink Race backdrop is signed by Paul Whibley, Chris Borich, Thad DuVall, Adam McGill, Chris Bach, Chris Bithell, Brian Wolf, Jason Thomas, Josh Beavers, Jesse Robinson, Steward Baylor and William Yokley.
This is an exclusive opportunity to bid on podium backdrops that could make your garage, office, man cave or bedroom the envy of everyone. These backdrops could make an amazing Christmas gift, and all of the proceeds go to worthy causes.
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About the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship?The Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship is the world's most prestigious motocross series. The Series is managed and produced by MX Sports Pro Racing, whose mission is to raise awareness of motocross racing through the promotion of professional championship racing events nationwide.
The series is also produced in conjunction with Alli, the Alliance of Action Sports, a global business that encompasses national and international action sports events, multimedia production and a consumer-based lifestyle brand.
Alli is owned by NBC Sports and MTV Networks and represents a vast network of athletes, fans, brands and properties.
The Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross series is sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, the premier professional motorcycle racing organization in North America. AMA Pro Racing operates a full schedule of events and championships across every spectrum of motorcycle competition.
For more information on the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, visit www.allisports.com
About GNCC Racing
The Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series is America's premier off-road racing series. Founded in 1979, the 13-round championship is produced exclusively by Racer Productions. Each event is nationally televised on the Versus Network, and consists of two race days: ATVs and side-by-side machines on Saturday, and motorcycles on Sunday. The grueling three-hour races draw as many as 1,800 riders, making it the largest off-road racing series in the world. For more information, please visit www.gnccracing.com.
About the ITP/Moose Racing AMA ATV Motocross Championship presented by Parts Unlimited?
The ITP/Moose Racing AMA ATV Motocross Championship presented by Parts Unlimited is the nation's premier amateur and professional ATV motocross series, and competes at top motocross facilities nationwide. The 11-round series features the Nation's best racers, teams and sponsors, and is America's largest and longest-running ATV National Motocross series with more than 20 years of competition. The series continues to expand and produce top talent from the amateur ranks, while keeping close to the grassroots fun that makes people love to go to the races. For more information, please visit www.atvmotocross.com.
About the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships??
Produced by MX Sports, Inc., the AMA National Motocross Championships is the world's largest amateur motocross race. Hosted annually since 1982 at the home of country music star Loretta Lynn in Hurricane Mills, Tenn., approximately 25,000 racers attempt to qualify in 34 classes for the 1,400 available gates at the finals. The National event, christened "The World's Greatest Motocross Vacation", is held the first week of August annually. As proof of the significance of winning an AMA Amateur National Championship title, the biggest names in professional motocross and supercross, including Ricky Carmichael, James Stewart, Ryan Villopoto, and Ryan Dungey won championships at Loretta Lynn Ranch. For more information, please visit www.mxsports.com.