FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Cometic Announces Partnership Extension with
Rocky Mountain ATV/MC Amateur National Motocross Championship
Cometic Misting Station Available to Help Alleviate Tennessee Heat
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (February 26, 2019) – MX Sports, producer of the Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, presented by Lucas Oil, is pleased to announce its three-year partnership renewal with Cometic Gasket, Inc.
Cometic is no stranger to powersports and motorsports, after launching its products in 1989 and growing into a global leader in the marketplace. Today, Cometic is a family owned and operated business that continues to provide quality products and customer satisfaction while being extremely involved in racing.
Coming on as a partner years ago, Cometic has delivered some of the most advanced gasket and engine sealing solutions to industry personnel as well as countless teams and amateur riders. They have not only been involved with the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, but continue their racing partnerships this season with GNCC Racing, American Flat Track, Team Green, KTM Orange Brigade, the Suzuki RM Army, and NASCAR.
This year Cometic will be heading to Loretta Lynn Ranch for their 17th straight year. Cometic will be onsite visiting with riders, families, and fans while also hosting a misting cool-off zone where everyone can find relief from the Tennessee summer heat.
“Amateur racing is woven into the fabric of Cometic’s corporate culture,” said Bob Gorman, Founder and CEO of Cometic Gasket, Inc. “Unwavering support of the Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch is part of our identity. We’re proud to be on property visiting with the riders, their mechanics and the race fans from the very first gate drop until the final medal is awarded after the last moto. We can’t wait for Cometic’s 17th straight year at the ranch.”
The 38th annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, presented by Lucas Oil, will take place Monday, July 29 through Saturday, August 3 at Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee.
For more information about Cometic Gasket, please visit their website at www.cometic.com.
For more information on the AMA Amateur National, visit the series official website at www.mxsports.com or call (304) 284-0101. Join the conversation on the event’s social media channels, along with receiving the most up-to-date news and exclusive content.
About the Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship
The Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship is the world's largest and most prestigious amateur motocross racing program. The national qualifying program consists of 54 Area Qualifiers (February through May) and 13 Regional Championships (May through June), hosted at select motocross facilities across the country. The qualifying system culminates in the National Final (first week in August) hosted annually since 1982 at the home of country music star Loretta Lynn in Hurricane Mills, Tenn. Nearly 22,000 racers attempt to qualify in 35 classes for the 1,446 available positions at the National. Christened "The World's Greatest Motocross Vacation", the National event serves as a launch pad for some of the biggest names in professional motocross and supercross, including Ricky Carmichael, James Stewart, Ryan Villopoto, and Ryan Dungey. The national program is produced by MX Sports, Inc., a West Virginia-based race production company and sanctioned by AMA. For more information, please visit www.mxsports.com.
About the American Motorcyclist Association
Founded in 1924, the AMA is a not-for-profit member-based association whose mission is to promote the motorcycle lifestyle and protect the future of motorcycling. As the world's largest motorcycling rights and event sanctioning organization, the AMA advocates for riders' interests at all levels of government and sanctions thousands of competition and recreational events every year. The AMA also provides money-saving discounts on products and services for its members. Through the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Pickerington, Ohio, the AMA honors the heroes and heritage of motorcycling. For more information, visit www.americanmotorcyclist.com. Not a member? Join the AMA today: www.americanmotorcyclist.com/membership/join.