BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. – One of the premier amateur motocross events in the country, the Suzuki Top Gun Showdown, invades Muddy Creek Raceway for the 27th annual event Oct. 17-19.
The season finale in the Thor United States Mega Series, a 16-event series that runs in Tennessee, South Carolina, Virginia, North Carolina, and Georgia, will feature hundreds of the top amateur riders from across the nation competing in 42 different classes with competitors as young as four taking part in the event.
The legendary track, which for the past two years has been hosting an AMA pro national event, has welcomed numerous motocross stars over the years for this special event.
With a $10,000 purse on the line, Sam Gammon, the four-time national promoter of the year who owns Victory Sports, which runs Muddy Creek, is looking forward to yet another spectacular event.
“It’s the series finale so we’re expecting another great weekend,” said Gammon. “As always, we’ll have some of the top riders in the country competing and we’re looking forward to getting them out here to see who ends up winning the championships.”
In addition, this year the event will feature a round of the WOMENS Professional MX Championship on Sunday..
The three-day event features a Test & Tune practice day on Friday, Racing for the PARTS UNLIMITED Ultra Series, then Sunday will be the THOR United States Mega Series and the Suzuki Top Gun Showdown Sunday to cap the weekend.
A number of other activities are scheduled, including a Pit Pike Race, Wheelie Contest, Barbie Car Extreme Downhill Race, and much more. A Kid’s Village, with an inflatable jump house and slide, also will be available.
SAVE the DATE – October 17-18-19 at Muddy Creek Raceway – the 27th annual SUZUKI Top Gun Showdown.