Scottsdale, AZ - The Road 2 Recovery Foundation announces today a special Ebay auction will be live next week to benefit motocross legend Andrew McFarlane. Andrew passed away from fatal injuries he incurred on May 2nd during a practice run at the MX Nationals in Bradford, Australia.
The benefit Ebay auction will feature a variety of one-of-a-kind autographed memorabilia and all the proceeds to benefit the McFarlene family.
In addition to next week’s auction, The Hard Rock Poker Lounge Las Vegas and Feld Motor Sports will host the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Charity Poker Tournament on Thursday, May 6th at 8:00 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Road 2 Recovery Foundation and McFarlane's family.
A few spots still remain to enter. The cost to enter the tournament is $150. Unlimited $50 re-buys will be available during the first three levels, as well as a one-time add-on for twice the starting stack. Each participant will receive a gift bag as well valued at more than $100 to all participants.
The winner of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Charity Poker Tournament will receive $2,500 plus sponsored prizes, second place is $1,250 plus sponsored prizes, and third place is $750 plus sponsored prizes. The top twenty finishers will receive unforgettable products courtesy Hard Rock Poker Lounge, Monster Energy, Feld Motor Sports, Rockwell Time, Skullcandy, Ogio, DVS, Liquid Force, Metal Mulisha, FullTilt, UB, and more.
There will also be a silent auction which will feature popular works from Michael Godard, a Ryan Villopoto custom Cannondale carbon fiber bike, a Ryan Sheckler autographed skateboard, AP Designs custom painted and autographed helmets, a Redskins football helmet autographed by Coach Gibbs, and a Monster Energy 2011 Supercross series VIP tickets package valued at $10,000. All the proceeds from the re-buys and silent auction will benefit the McFarlene family and a portion of the proceeds from the poker entry fee will benefit the McFarlane family as well.
If you wish to donate items for the benefit Ebay auction, please contact Road 2 Recovery at email@example.com or 480-276-1131. You may also donate to the McFarlane family by clicking here and indicate in the comment section it’s for the McFarlane family.
The Road 2 Recovery Foundation is dedicated to helping AMA licensed motocross members with financial assistance if they sustain career-ending injuries as well as providing motivational, emotional and spiritual support to these individuals and their families. For more information and sponsorship opportunities contact Road 2 Recovery at 480-276-1131 or firstname.lastname@example.org.