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2013 Area Qualifier and Regional Championship Schedule Announced for Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship

AMA Press Release

The AMA, in partnership with MX Sports, is pleased to announce the 2013 Area Qualifier and Regional Championship schedule that will be the first steps to the Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at the Loretta Lynn Ranch on July 28-Aug. 3 in Hurricane Mills, Tenn.

PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association, in partnership with MX Sports, is pleased to announce the 2013 Area Qualifier and Regional Championship schedule that will be the first steps to the Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at the Loretta Lynn Ranch on July 28-Aug. 3 in Hurricane Mills, Tenn.

"It's every amateur motocross racer's dream to win an AMA national No. 1 plate at Loretta Lynn's," said AMA Motocross Manager Kip Bigelow. "Whether you are a returning superstar or a first-time racer, the dream is rooted in success in the area qualifier program. We're excited to once again work with MX Sports to present one of 2013's most-anticipated schedules."

The Area Qualifiers determine the fields for the seven Regional Championships that, in turn, qualify riders for the National. The full schedule is below.

"Together with the AMA, MX Sports has selected the nation's premier motocross facilities and organizers to create the best road to Loretta's yet," said MX Sports Event Director Tim Cotter. "With the addition of several new facilities, the 2013 Area Qualifier and Regional Championship schedule will provide great variety and new experiences for our Loretta Lynn's riders and families."

The Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship includes classes for riders from 4 years old to 50-plus on a range of motorcycles, including 50cc minibikes to state-of-the-art highly modified 450cc motocross machines.

The Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, produced by MX Sports, is the premier amateur motocross event in the country. Nearly every professional racer competing in the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship earned his way to the pro ranks through the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at the Loretta Lynn Ranch.

For more information on the Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at the Loretta Lynn Ranch, see www.mxsports.com. For more information on AMA-sanctioned motocross competition, see www.americanmotorcyclist.com/racing.

2013 Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross Area Qualifier and Regional Championship Schedule

Northeast Area Qualifiers
February 23-24: Elizabeth City; Elizabeth City, NC; 757-449-3673
March 9-10: Tomahawk; Hedgesville, WV; 304-229-6682
March 23-24: Englishtown; Englishtown, NJ; 732-446-7800
April 20-21: TBA
April 27-28: Pleasure Valley Raceway; Armagh, PA; 814-695-2453
May 11-12: High Point; Mt. Morris, PA; 304-284-0084
May 18-19: Winchester Speed Park; Winchester, NH; 603-239-6406
May 25-26: Birch Creek Motorsports; Danville, VA; 434-836-7629

Northeast Regional Championship ;
June 1-2: Unadilla Valley Sports Center Youth; New Berlin, NY; 607-965-8450
June 29-30: Budds Creek Amateur; Mechanicsville, MD; 304-284-0084

Southeast Area Qualifiers
February 16-17: MX of Marion Co; Reddick, FL; 352-591-2377
March 16-17: South of the Border; Hamer, SC; 423-323-5497
April 6-7: Mill Creek MX ; Pell City, AL; 205-699-8857
April 13-14: Aonia Pass; Washington, GA; 706-678-3737
April 20-21: North Carolina Motorsports Park ; Henderson, NC; 252-438-8192
May 4-5: Palmetto Motorsports Complex ; Gaston, SC; 423-323-5497
May 11-12: Thundercross MX Park; Okeechobee, FL; 321-689-3461
May 18-19: Lazy River MX; Chattsworth, GA; 706-278-1620

Southeast Regional Championship
June 8-9: Muddy Creek Raceway Amateur; Blountville, TN ; 423-323-5497
June 22-23: Gatorback Youth; Gainsville, FL ; 321-689-3461

Mid-East Area Qualifiers
March 23-24: Wild Cat Creek MX; Rossville, IN; 765-379-2482
April 13-14: Log Road MX; Coldwater, MI; 419-636-5430
April 20-21: Ballance MX ; Oakland, KY; 423-323-5497
April 27-28: Highfly MX; Crothersville, IN; 812-374-8228
May 4-5: Red Bud MX; Buchanan, MI; 269-695-6405
May 11-12: Thunder Valley MX; Livingston, TN; 423-323-5497
May 11-12: Polka Dots Motorcycle Club; Midland, MI; 989-832-8284
May 18-19: Fast Traxx Motoplex; Nelsonville, OH; 740-767-3740

Mid-East Regional Championship
May 25-26: Sunday Creek MX Youth; Millfield, OH ; 304-284-0084
June 22-23: Baja Acres Amateur; Millington, MI ; 989-871-3356

North Central Area Qualifiers
March 9-10: Paradise MX; Duquoin, IL; 618-542-6203
April 6-7: Lincoln Trail Motorsports; Casey, IL; 217-932-2041
April 20-21: Romp MX; Richwood, MO; 573-701-8674
April 27-28: Sunset Ridge MX; Walnut, IL; 815-379-9534
May 4-5: Motozone; Tigerton, WI; 920-419-2863
May 4-5: Fun Valley Moto X; Montezuma, IA; 641-623-3456
May 11-12: Little Falls Raceway; Little Falls, MN; 612-919-3457
May 18-19: Mcmotopark; Mt. Carroll, IL; 815-238-1614

North Central Regional Championship
June 15-16: Spring Creek MX Amateur; Millville, MN; 507-753-2779
June 29-30: Byron Motosports Park Youth; Byron, IL; 815-234-2271

South Central Area Qualifiers
February 23-24: Reynard Racing MX; Wellston, OK; 405-793-1049
March 2-3: Three Palms ; Conroe, TX; 936-321-8725
March 9-10: UnderGround MX Park; Kemp, TX; 903-498-4659
April 20-21: Buffalo Creek MX; Edgewood, TX; 214-939-4321
April 27-28: Van Way Moto Playground; Carencro, LA; 870-342-5373
May 4-5: Ponca City MX; Ponca City, OK; 580-762-3635
May 4-5: Thunder Valley; Lakewood, CO; 303-697-1003
May 18-19: Tony Wynn MX; Little Rock, AR; 870-342-5373

South Central Regional Championship
June 1-2: Freestone Amateur; Wortham, TX; 713-962-3386
June 15-16: Golden Pine Youth; Prentiss, MS; 601-506-8669

Northwest Area Qualifiers*
March 2-3: Prairie City ; Rancho Cordova, CA; 916-209-3855
March 16-17: Horn Rapids MX; Richland, WA; 509-496-2958
April 13-14: Honey Lake; Milford, CA; 530-827-2639
May 4-5: Oatfield Raceway ; Turlock, CA; 740-297-6686
May 11**: Washougal; Washougal, WA; 360-601-5347

Northwest Regional Championship
June 8-9: Washougal Youth and Am; Washougal, WA; 360-601-5347

Southwest Area Qualfiers*
February 23-24: Arizona Cycle Park; Litchfield Park, AZ; 623-853-0750
March 9-10: Competitive Edge; Hesperia, CA; 760-947-9054
March 16-17: Kahuku MX; Haleiwa, HI; 808-668-6276
May 4-5: Oatfield Raceway; Turlock, CA;

Southwest Regional Championship
May 25-26: The Ranch Youth and Am; Anza, CA; 949-276-5153

* Additional events may be added
** One day event 

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