The History of EnduroCross...Leading Into 2011

Seven years and counting for the most exciting racing on two wheels! - EnduroCross News Release

Irvine, CA (July 20, 2011) - 2011 will mark the fifth year for the GEICO AMA EnduroCross series, presented by Lucas Oil to have a multi round Championship. EnduroCross started off as a one-off event in the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas in November 2004 and created a lot of buzz due to the amazing action and skill put on display by many of the world's best off road riders. One-off events followed in 2005 and 2006 before a three round series was created in 2007. For 2008, the series expanded to six rounds and continued with six rounds in 2009 and 2010. And 2011 will see the EnduroCross series expand to seven events with inclusion of the X Games as the season opener.

To get a quick recap of all 24 EnduroCross main events held to date, including great photos, click on this link: http://www.endurocross.com/uncategorized/the-history-of-endurocross%e2%80%a6as-we-enter-the-2011-season-2/

The GEICO AMA EnduroCross Championship will blast off with three races in five weekends starting off as part of X Games on July 31st before moving on to Everett Washington on August 13th and then to Indianapolis Indiana on Friday, August 26th. Don't miss your opportunity to see an EnduroCross in person.

Tickets for X Games 17 are available now at all Ticketmaster locations and the box office at STAPLES Center. Tickets information for the remaining EnduroCross events can be found at www.EnduroCross.com.

2011 GEICO AMA EnduroCross Schedule
Location
Date
Arena / Additional Information

Los Angeles, CA
July 31, 2011
Staples Center (Expert only during X-Games)

Everett, WA
August 13, 2011
Comcast Arena

Indianapolis, IN
August 26, 2011
Pepsi Coliseum (Friday during MotoGP weekend)

Ontario, CA
September 17, 2011
Citizens Bank Arena

Denver, CO
October 1, 2011
National Western Complex

Boise, ID
October 22, 2011
Idaho Center

Las Vegas, NV
November 19, 2011
Orleans Arena
(Double Main event)

EnduroCross tracks incorporate various elements of extreme off road racing into a supercross-style setting, including rocks, boulders, logs, sand, mud, a water-hole...and even a few special obstacles like giant tires thrown in! Known as the "toughest racing on two wheels," this indoor off road racing will certainly keep you on your feet. Don't miss your chance to see GEICO AMA EnduroCross "Live". ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC will combine to telecast 25 hours of live X Games 17 competition, which will include Enduro X. For the six remaining EnduroCross events, be sure to log-on to www.motorsportshour.com for local air dates/times for the Lucas Motorsports Hour on the Versus network.

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For rules and race information visit www.EnduroCross.com or email endurocross@sorc.com.

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