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2010 AMA National Hare & Hound Series Schedule

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Nov. 9, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: James Holter

Phone: (614) 856-1900, ext. 1280

E-mail: jholter@ama-cycle.org

AMA announces 2010 AMA Racing National Hare & Hound Championship Series schedule

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) announced today the 2010 schedule for the AMA Racing National Hare & Hound Championship Series, which determines the country's top desert racers every year in a number of skill- and machine-based classes.

New for 2010, the AMA has partnered with the National Hare & Hound Association (NHHA), which will promote the series. The NHHA is made up of four AMA District 37 clubs: Desert MC, Vikings MC, Four Aces MC and 100's MC.

"Similar to how our partnership with the National Enduro Promoting Group has reaped benefits for the AMA/Rekluse National Enduro Championship Series presented by Moose Racing, working with the NHHA will help elevate the AMA Racing National Hare & Hound Championship Series in 2010," said AMA Director of Racing Joe Bromley.

The NHHA's Ryan Sanders says the group is already moving ahead to advance the 2010 championship.

"Our goal is to elevate the AMA Racing National Hare & Hound Championship Series and return it to its position as a premier national championship," Sanders said. "We intend to do that by securing sponsorship and working with the clubs to achieve uniformity. We want our racers to be greeted by the same format, the same sign-up procedures, and the same signage at every event. Beyond that, we intend to promote, promote, promote.

"We've also teamed up with accomplished desert racer Chris Blais as series manager," Sanders continued. "Chris brings his years of racing experience to help make sure we keep this a series built for racers and not necessarily a series built just for profit."

Bromley said the first step was putting together an exciting schedule for racers.

"The 10-round schedule will once again provide the country's top desert racers with a number of exciting courses," Bromley said. "In addition, with multiple rounds scheduled after the summer break, we're expecting the suspense of the championship to go down to the wire, bringing many racers and fans out to enjoy the fall portion of the program."

The 2010 AMA Racing National Hare & Hound Championship Series will begin Jan. 24 at the Johnson Valley Off-Highway Vehicle Area near Lucerne, Calif. The 10-round championship will see action in California, Nevada, Idaho and Utah. The complete schedule is below.

2010 AMA Racing National Hare & Hound Championship Series Schedule

Round 1

Jan. 24

Desert M/C

Dale Shuttleworth

(909) 578-1599

desertmotorcycleclub@yahoo.com

DesertMC.com

LOC: Johnson Valley OHVA, Lucerne, Calif.

Round 2

Feb. 14

Four Aces MC

Richie Wohlers

(805) 358-2668

richie@fouracesmc.org

FourAcesMC.org

LOC: Spangler Hills OHV, Ridgecrest, Calif.

Round 3

March 7

Roadrunner Off-Road Racing

Kirk Hester

(760) 275-9852

roadrunneroffroad@hotmail.com

RoadRunnerOffroad.org

LOC: Superstition OHVA, El Centro, Calif.

GPS: 32° 54'7.23"N 115° 47'15.86"W

Round 4

March 21

Dirt Inc.

Bill Walsh

(208) 459-6871

braaap@cableone.net

DirtIncRacing.com

LOC: Murphy, Idaho

Round 5 (no ATVs)*

April 10

Sageriders MC

Kari Christman

(435) 851-1138

dezchik111@yahoo.com

Sageriders.com

LOC: Jericho, Utah

Round 6

April 25

Vikings MC

Alex Rodriguez

(760) 834-5006

alex@arrowdevelopment.net

VikingsMC.com

Loc: Johnson Valley OHVA, Lucerne, Calif.

Round 7

May 15

Sugarloafers

Rob Davies

(435) 743-4180

offrdsp@hotmail.com

SugarloafersMC.com

LOC: Jericho, Utah

Round 8 (no ATVs)*

June 5

Utah Desert Foxes

Steve Rij

(801) 964-8773

steve.bmp@att.net

UtahDesertFoxes.com

LOC: Wendover, Nev.

Round 9

Oct. 10

SoCal MC

Justin Shultz

(949) 981-6776

justins@bgainsurance.com

SoCalMC.com

LOC: TBA

Round 10

Oct. 24

100's MC

Ryan Sanders

(949) 584-9395

ryansanders24@hotmail.com

100sMC.org

LOC: Lucerne Valley, Calif.

*The U.S. Bureau of Land Management does not allow all-terrain vehicle (ATV) competition at these locations.

About the American Motorcyclist Association

Since 1924, the AMA has protected the future of motorcycling and promoted the motorcycle lifestyle. AMA members come from all walks of life, and they navigate many different routes on their journey to the same destination: freedom on two wheels. As the world's largest motorcycling rights organization, the AMA advocates for motorcyclists' interests in the halls of local, state and federal government, the committees of international governing organizations, and the court of public opinion. Through member clubs, promoters and partners, the AMA sanctions more motorsports competition and motorcycle recreational events than any other organization in the world. AMA members receive money-saving discounts from dozens of well-known suppliers of motorcycle services, gear and apparel, bike rental, transport, hotel stays and more. Through its Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum, the AMA preserves the heritage of motorcycling for future generations

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