Morgantown, WV – The best amateur racers in the country come to the Air Nautiques AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships at Loretta Lynn’s presented by Amsoil every year to showcase their tremendous talents on the racetrack. Once again, Air Nautique and MX Sports are encouraging them to display their success in the classroom as well with the Air Nautique A+ Scholarship program.
The Air Nautique A+ program puts the spotlight on riders that excel in the classroom and on the racetrack. Riders who maintain a grade point average of B or above will be able to display a special A+ decal on their number plates. To qualify for the A+ decal, each racer must bring a report card from the past school year to Rider Registration. With the A+ decal, families, industry personnel and fellow racers will recognize your efforts off the track
Riders that qualify for the A+ decal have the opportunity to win $2,500 in Air Nautique scholarship money. To be eligible for the scholarship, the rider must submit an essay on "What motocross has meant to me and my family." Essays must be received at the MX Sports Trackside Office by Wednesday of race week (August 1). Judges will review each essay and award $2,500 in scholarship money to the winner.
The 26th Annual Air Nautiques AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships Presented by Amsoil kicks off this weekend at the home of country music legend Loretta Lynn in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee. Racing action starts promptly at 7:30 am every day, Tuesday, July 31st, through Saturday, August 4th. Be sure to catch the daily video features brought to you by Racer X Films only on www.motocross.com.