PICKERINGTON, Ohio – Pre-entry for the 2016 AMA Dirt Track Grand Championship opened March 1 and closed June 26.
Pre-entry is available by clicking here.
The 2016 AMA Dirt Track Grand Championship is scheduled for July 1-6 at the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds in Du Quoin, Ill.
Pre-entry is $70 per class/per event. Onsite registration is $80 per class/per event.
Competitors at the AMA Dirt Track Grand Championship ride both
traditional dirt track motorcycles and DTX motorcycles, which begin as
stock motocross bikes that are fitted with dirt track tires, suspension
and other modifications.
AMA National No. 1 plates are awarded to the racers in each class who
have the highest point totals across all four disciplines of dirt track
racing. Additionally, racers compete for the AMA Dirt Track Horizon
Award, which honors an amateur racer poised for success at the pro
Awards are also given for Youth Dirt Track Racer of the Year and
Vet/Senior Dirt Track Racer of the Year. The Fast Brain Award is
bestowed upon a racer based upon his or her performance at the event, as
well as official school transcripts supplied at the time of
application. Applications will be available at www.americanmotorcyclist.com at a later date.
The event schedule includes:
- Friday, July 1: Amateur Mile
- Saturday, July 2: Youth TT
- Sunday, July 3: Amateur and Youth Half Mile
- Monday, July 4: Youth Half Mile
- Tuesday, July 5: Amateur TT
- Wednesday, July 6: Amateur and Youth Indoor Short Track
For more information about the event, visit www.americanmotorcyclist.com/Racing/NationalChampionships/DirtTrackGrandChampionship.aspx.