National Registration Now Open For The 39th Annual Monster Energy AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship

TimeMonday, July 6, 2020 | 2:00 PM

National Registration Now Open For The 39th Annual Monster Energy
AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship

The AMA Amateur National Takes Place August 3 - 8

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 6, 2020) – As the last two Regional Championships took place this past weekend, the final step in qualifying for the 39th Annual Monster Energy AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship is now complete. Amateur racers have been working hard, competing over the course of five weeks to qualify for the world’s largest and most prestigious amateur motocross race at the iconic Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee.

Online Registration is NOW OPEN, and will close on Tuesday July 14, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. ET. Riders will enter their current AMA membership number and hit submit. Riders will then select their national classes; facility permits and check to enter into the Hookup Lottery (optional). Riders are limited to (2) Facility Permits and (2) Pit Vehicle Permits per Facility Permit. Permits must be purchased in advance. A text message and an email with a link will be issued immediately to adult racers, and in the case of parents with joint custody, both parents. Select either the text message or the email link to receive the required release. Read the release carefully, enter your name and select Sign and Confirm. A Confirmation Receipt will be issued, and after that you have completed your registration.

When you pre-enter you will receive $20 in Race Gas Cash credits on (One cash credit per rider, per event). You will receive an email after registering letting you know that cash has been put into your account, what event you received it for and the expiration of that credit.

MotoTees is once again offering the opportunity to put your last name on your official Loretta Lynn's racing bib! All bibs are fully sublimated and will include your last name above your race number. No press on numbers or letters! Purchase extra bibs to frame after the event or have on-hand during race week. These customized bibs are in addition to the race bib provided by MX Sports. Orders will begin at a later date.

Due to health concerns we will be following social distancing protocols race week. That means keep a safe 6-foot distance from others and when you can’t, wear a facemask. Bring a weeklong supply of facemasks for your entire family and pit crew and be prepared to wear them when necessary. Instruct your children on proper usage of facemasks and the importance of washing their hands often and not touching their face. Have hand sanitizer and antibacterial soap readily available and use it often. Make sure everyone reviews and follows the 2020 Safe-to-Race Health Plan.

Although pre-entered, all riders must confirm their entries at the event during Registration. Due to health concerns, only adult riders and the parents of minor riders are required to attend Registration. Minors are encouraged not to attend Registration. To avoid the spread of germs, please bring your own pen to Registration.  Registration is a Mandatory Mask Zone (MMZ).

Registration will be located at the Monster Arena as follows:

Sunday August, 2:
10 am – 11:30 am: Youth Classes ONLY (Classes 20-27)
12 pm – 1:30 pm: Youth Classes ONLY (Classes 28-36)
2 pm – 3:30 pm: Amateur Classes ONLY (Classes 3-11 and 19)
4 pm – 5:30 pm: Vet Classes ONLY (Classes 1, 2, and 12-18)

Monday August, 3:
8 am – 10 am: All Classes

For more information regarding this year’s 2020 AMA Amateur National, please read through the Race Procedures, Ground Rules and Event Health Plan.

The 39th annual Monster Energy AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, will take place Monday, August 3rd through Saturday, August 8th at Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee.


For more information on the Monster Energy AMA Amateur National, visit the official series website at 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 Monster Energy AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship

The Monster Energy AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship is the world's largest and most prestigious amateur motocross racing program. This year due to COVID-19 the qualifying system was broken into a five-week Regional Championship system. 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 10,200 racers attempted to qualify in 36 classes for 1,512 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 is sanctioned by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA). For more information, visit

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 Not a member? Join the AMA today:


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