Racer TV Delivers Unprecedented Coverage of the 38th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship

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TimeTuesday, August 13, 2019 | 12:00 PM

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Kayla Bolton
(304) 284-0101
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Racer TV Delivers Unprecedented Coverage of the 38th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship
Nearly 60 Hours of Live Streaming Coverage Provided

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (August 13, 2019) – MX Sports, organizer of the 38th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship presented by Lucas Oil, is pleased to announce the success of the five-day Racer TV#LorettaLynnMX broadcast. Celebrating its seventh year of live streaming the Amateur National, Racer TV provided the most comprehensive coverage in history with nearly 60 hours of action from Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee to viewers across the world.

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[caption] Derek Garcia

Racers from all over the globe descend upon “The Ranch” to compete in the world’s largest and most prestigious amateur motocross national championship on Tuesday, July 30 through Saturday, August 4. Over 640,366 total viewers from Livestream and Facebook LIVE logged on to watch the first moto gate drops on Tuesday, all the way through 36 National Championships clinched five days later on Saturday.

Livestream
4 days, 5 hours
Total Live Views218,372
Unique Live Views156,653
Total Minutes Viewed6,403,764
Average Watch Time0:33:08
Facebook
4 days, 5 hours
Total Live Views421,994
Unique Live Views379,976
Total Minutes Viewed1,167,359
Average Watch Time0:02:45

In addition to the live racing coverage, Racer TV will feature a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes for amateur racers of all ages to compete on the highest level in their sport and contend for a National Championship. Two one-hour cable television shows will air on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) later this fall on December 1, at 4:30 p.m. and December 15, at 4:30 p.m. EST. 

For more information on RacerTV visit www.racertv.com or call (304) 284-0084. Also make sure to follow the official Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts for the latest news and updates.

About RacerTV

RacerTV, LLC is a West Virginia based media production company and broadcast network specializing in the creation of original powersports programming for television and internet broadcast. Aired on NBCSN, MAVTV and RacerTV.com, RacerTV features coverage of motocross and off-road motorcycle, ATV and UTV events. 

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 57 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.