We just got a text from our next door neighbors at MX Sports Pro Racing about Hangtown. The early word on the race is below:
The Dirt Diggers North Motorcycle Club has announced that they have canceled the 52nd Annual Hangtown Motocross Classic, which was scheduled for May 16, 2020, over concerns over the outbreak of coronavirus. MX Sports Pro Racing, organizers of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, has obviously been monitoring the global coronavirus situation and discussing various adjustments to the 2020 event schedule with our event promoters, series partners and race teams. We are currently reviewing the schedule as it pertains to all of the events and will notify our partners and race fans as more details are available.
Below is a statement from MX Sports Pro Racing:
Due to concerns surrounding the outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus, California's Dirt Diggers North Motorcycle Club has announced it is canceling the 52nd running of the Hangtown Motocross Classic from the Prairie City OHV Park, originally scheduled for May 16, 2020. MX Sports Pro Racing, organizers of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, has continuously monitored the ongoing developments surrounding the coronavirus, both domestically and internationally, and has taken a proactive stance in discussing various amendments to the 2020 event schedule. Alongside event promoters, series partners, and race teams, MX Sports Pro Racing is taking a collective approach to determining a practical and effective course of action for each of the remaining Nationals, and the entire series as a whole. As details regarding the future of the 2020 season become available, official announcements will be issued to notify both series partners and our loyal fanbase.
Thank you for your patience,
MX Sports Pro Racing
For information about the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, please visit: www.ProMotocross.com.