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WELCOME TO ATVMX AMERICA’S MOST PRESTIGIOUS AT V R ACING CHAMPIONSHIP

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n behalf of everyone

ATV Motocross National Championship

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racing longer than any series in the

ers.com. Without their continued and

welcome to the 2018

country—or the world. Be sure to check

devoted support, this series’ growth

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and success could not continue.

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to all of its series sponsors, including

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presenting sponsor CST Tires, feature

finest national-caliber racetracks.

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SERIES SCHEDULE DATE

EVENT

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

TRACK

LOCATION

1 March 13

Daytona ATV Supercross

Florida State Championship

Daytona International Speedway

Daytona Beach, FL

2 March 24-25

South of the Border

South Carolina State Championship South of the Border MX

Hamer, SC

3 April 14-15

Texas ATV National

Texas State Championship

Underground MX Park

Kemp, TX

4 May 5-6

Ironman ATV National

Indiana State Championship

Ironman Raceway

Crawfordsville, IN

5 May 19-20

ATV Stampede

Pennsylvania State Championship

High Point Raceway

Mount Morris, PA

6 June 2-3

Spring ATV National

Tennessee State Championship

Muddy Creek Raceway

Blountville, TN

7 June 16-17

ATV Showdown

Illinois State Championship

Sunset Ridge MX

Walnut, IL

8 July 7-8

Northeastern ATV National New York State Championship

Unadilla Raceway

New Berlin, NY

9 July 21-22

RedBud ATV National

RedBud MX

Buchanan, MI

Loretta Lynn Ranch

Hurricane Mills, TN

Michigan State Championship

10 August 11-12 ATV Dirt Days

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WEEKEND SCHEDULE AN HOUR-BY-HOUR BREAKDOWN THURSDAY 4:00 p.m.

Gates Open

FRIDAY 7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Registration

10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Amateur Practice (optional and weather permitting)

3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Amateur Tech Inspection

NATIONAL

CLASSES

• AMA Pro • Pro-Am • WMX • Open Pro Sport (Pro-Am/A) • Open B

SATURDAY

• Open C • 450 A

7:00 a.m.

Registration

7:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

Amateur Tech Inspection

• 450 C

7:30 a.m.

Amateur Riders’ Meeting

• Production B

8:00 a.m.

Amateur Practice

• Production C

Immediately After Practice

Amateur Racing

• Junior 25+

8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

Pro Tech Inspection

• Veteran 30+

9:50 a.m.

Pro Riders’ Meeting (at starting gate)

• Veteran 30+ C

10:00 a.m.–10:15 a.m.

Pro Timed Qualifying (Session 1)

• Senior 40+

10:20 a.m.

Amateur Racing (continued)

• Senior 40+ C

11:30 a.m.–11:45 a.m.

Pro Timed Qualifying (Session 2)

• Masters 50+

11:50 a.m.

Amateur Racing (continued)

• Youth All-Star (13-15)

12:30 p.m.

Pro LCQ Race (if needed)

• 250 Mod (13-17)

1:40 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies

• Schoolboy Jr. (13-15)

2:00 p.m.

PRO MOTO 1 (18 Minutes + 2 Laps)

• Super Mini (12-15)

Amateur Racing (continued)

• Girls (8-13)

PRO MOTO 2 (18 Minutes + 2 Laps)

• 125 (8-15)

Victory Celebrations Post-Race

• 90 Open Jr. (8-11)

4:00 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

Amateur Racing (continued) Pro Autograph Session

• 450 B • Production A

• College (16-24)

• Veteran 30+ B

• Senior 40+ B

• Women 25+

• Schoolboy Sr. (14-17)

• Schoolgirl (13-17)

• 90 Open Sr. (12-15) • 90 Automatic (8-13) • 90 Shifter (12-15) • 90 Shifter (8-11) • 70 Open (6-11)

SUNDAY

• 70 Automatic (6-11)

8:00 a.m.

Amateur Practice (2 Laps)

After Practice

Amateur Racing

• 70 Shifter (6-11) • 50 Open (4-8) • 50 CVT (4-8) • 50 Automatic (4-6)

*Weekend schedule subject to change based on weather and unforeseen circumstances.

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AT V M O T O C RO S S

n the early 1980s, three-

their three-wheelers, and by 1985, the

wheeled ATV riding began to

American Motorcyclist Association (AMA)

explode in popularity. At some

kicked off the first ATV Motocross Nation-

point, a hobby became an

al Championship. With four-wheeled ATVs

obsession—and then, later,

also joining the mix, the sport looked to

a profession. These three-

have a bright future, leading the AMA to

wheeled machines were de-

create a separate sanctioning body, the

signed to be fun out in the mountains and

American All-Terrain Vehicle Association

sand dunes, but someone somewhere

(AATVA). The AATVA series featured two

tried to go faster on one than someone

distinct championship tours—one for

else. We had ourselves a race.

TT-style flat track racing and another for

Soon, competitive recreational riders

began searching for actual racetracks for

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points from both series were combined to form the overarching Grand National Championship (GNC). Factory rides and fresh talent poured into this new series, and the sky was the limit.

BUMPY ROADS Unfortunately, safety concerns left over from the three-wheeled machines led to a mass exodus of OEM support from ATV racing in the late eighties. As factory rides

RACER X ARCHIVES

Regardless of class or even result, there’s a love for the sport that binds all the riders together.

dried up, manufacturers stopped producing performance-focused racing machines, but a segment of committed ATV racing loyalists carried the flame through the 1990s. The series continued to grow and thrive, with stars like Gary Denton, Tim titles on machines built almost entirely of aftermarket components. Pride, not factory money, was their motivation.

As the new millennium arrived, ATV

RACER X ARCHIVES

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Farr, and Doug Gust fighting for GNC

RACER X ARCHIVES

racing and riding began growing once again. To further expand the sport, the

counts continuing to climb. The ATVPG

AMA formed the ATVA (All-Terrain Vehicle

(ATV Promoters Group) administers the

Association), and in 2002 the GNC Series

production of the series to create unifor-

went through an evolution that split MX and

mity and consistency across event produc-

TT competition into separate champion-

tion and sponsorship implementation.

ships. This made the titles more accessible

to riders who could only afford to special-

pionship, presented by CST, an AMA

ize in one series. Manufacturers started

National Championship, is unquestionably

producing race-ready ATVs again, and

the world’s premier amateur ATV moto-

production classes opened up the sport to

cross series, offering classes for riders

a new generation of talent. At the top level,

aged 4 and up and for machines from 50cc

manufacturers pushed the technological

to 450cc. There’s a class for everyone, and

envelope far enough for production ATVs to

riders can choose to chase a champion-

regain their status as the prime choice for

ship or just see what they have when the

competition. Factory rides came back, and

“Big Show” comes to town.

ATV motocross racing picked up where it

had left off two decades before.

there’s a love for the sport that binds all

The ATV Motocross National Cham-

Regardless of class or even result,

the riders together. It gets competitive on

ON THE RISE

the track, but the weekend experience of pitting, camping, racing, and hanging out

RACER X ARCHIVES

still has a grassroots, family-friendly feel, The ups and downs of the economy have

even though the series continues to grow.

had an impact on factory racing partici-

After all, it’s the camaraderie inherent to

pation, but ATV racing continues to gain

ATVMX that has kept the series going—

traction, with rider entries and spectator

and growing—all along.

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PAST CHAMPIONS 2017

Joel Hetrick (MX) – Seneca, PA (HON)

2016

Chad Wienen (MX) – Galena, IL (YAM)

2015

Chad Wienen (MX) – Galena, IL (YAM)

2014

Chad Wienen (MX) – Galena, IL (YAM)

2013

Chad Wienen (MX) – Galena, IL (YAM)

2012

Chad Wienen (MX) – Galena, IL (YAM)

2011

John Natalie (MX) – Houtzdale, PA (CAN-AM)

2010

Josh Creamer (MX) – North Stonington, CT (SUZ)

2009 Dustin Wimmer (MX) – Center Valley, PA (SUZ) 2008 Dustin Wimmer (MX) - Center Valley, PA (SUZ) HILL

2007 Joe Byrd (MX) – Union City, TN (HON) 2006 Joe Byrd (MX) – Union City, TN (HON) 2005 John Natalie (MX) – Houtzdale, PA (HON) 2004 Doug Gust (MX) – Salem, WI (SUZ) 2003 Doug Gust (Prod. MX) – Salem, WI (SUZ) Jeremiah Jones (250 MX) – Bowling Green, KY (LAE)

2002 Tim Farr (MX) – Massillon, OH (LAE) 2001

Jeremiah Jones (GNC) – Bowling Green, KY (LAE) Jeremiah Jones (MX) – Bowling Green, KY (LAE)

2000 Travis Spader (GNC) – Brick, NJ (ROL)

HOW NATIONAL RACING WORKS National events are hosted at premier motocross racetracks (amateur and/or professional) nationwide. The promoters of these facilities have experience in the design, preparation, and maintenance of ATV-friendly racetracks. Riders who are professionally licensed via AMA Pro Racing chase their championships at the same venues as most amateurs, ranging from 10 to 12 rounds per year. A typical race weekend includes a Friday amateur practice day followed by racing on Saturday and Sunday. Generally, after a short practice, the first moto or qualifiers for all amateur classes are held on Saturday, in between the Pro motos. The second motos are held on Sunday in conjunction with both Pro Am motos. Each class is scored separately using an electronic transponder system. Everyone is welcome to compete, and there is no pre-qualification process. In ATVMX, there’s a class for nearly every age, every machine, and every skill level. A typical national event will attract 500 to 800 racers from almost every state, as well as Canada and occasionally Europe, Australia, South America, and more. Regardless of class, machine size, or skill level, every rider from around the world shares a passion for ATV motocross, and that’s what makes each weekend at an ATVMX National an unforgettable experience.

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Jeremiah Jones (MX) – Bowling Green, KY (LAE)

1999

Doug Gust (GNC) – Salem, WI (HON)

1998

Tim Farr (GNC) – Canton, OH (LAE)

1997

Shane Hitt (GNC) – Buckhannon, WV (LAE)

1996

Tim Farr (GNC) – Canton, OH (HON)

1995

Tim Farr (GNC) – Canton, OH (HON)

1994

Gary Denton (GNC) – Chino, CA (HON)

1993

Gary Denton (GNC) – Chino, CA (HON)

1992

Gary Denton (GNC) – Chino, CA (HON)

1991

Gary Denton (GNC) – Chino, CA (HON)

1990

Gary Denton (GNC) – Chino, CA (HON)

1989

Gary Denton (GNC) – Chino, CA (HON)

1988

Gary Denton (GNC) – Chino, CA (HON/SUZ)

1987

Gary Denton (GNC) – Chino, CA (SUZ)

1986

Rodney Gentry (GNC) – Redding, FL (HON)

1985

No Pro ATV 4-Wheel Champion Crowned

Note: From 1985 to 2001, the series was called the Grand National Championship (GNC) Series and included both motocross and dirt track events. In 2002, the series split into two separate championships.

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JOEL

HETRICK YOUNGEST RACER IN 2017 DAWSON MULLINS (5 YEARS OLD)

PRO RIDERS STATE-BY-STATE Illinois:

Minnesota:

Wienen, Higgerson, Kaczmercyk, Koeling

H. Mickelson

Pennsylvania:

Gennusa

Hetrick, Lewis, Tremellen

Texas: Brown

Florida: Rastrelli, Wewerka

Maryland:

YOUNGEST PRO RACER IN 2017 WESTLEY WOLFE (19 YEARS OLD)

New Jersey: Tennessee: Byrd

West Virginia: Musick

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Wisconsin: Rowe

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he ATV Motocross National Championship presented by CST Tires and sanctioned by AMA Racing is America’s most prestigious and longest-running ATV racing series. With thousands of venues across the United States and only ten stops

on the circuit, each track boasts different opportunities and atmospheres. Perhaps the most distinctive aspect of ATVMX is

that amateur riders get to compete on the same track as the pros. This means each track must be safe for all skill levels and have plenty of parking and other amenities just to be considered a candidate to host an ATVMX race. Here’s a look at the tracks that will host the 2018 ATVMX National Championship.

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2017 WINNER: CHAD WIENEN

DAYTONA

INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

MARCH 13 | Daytona Beach, FL

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he tradition of kicking off the season with the FLY Racing Daytona ATV Supercross (ATVSX) will continue in 2018. After an eight-month off-season, anticipation is always at an all-time high before the gate

drops at Daytona International Speedway. This unique event takes place during Daytona’s Bike Week festivities, kicking off with Saturday night’s Daytona Supercross, continuing with the two-day Ricky Carmichael Daytona Amateur Supercross event, and concluding with the ATVSX.

“Taking place on the most prestigious motorsports grounds in the world, the ATVSX includes a full weekend of racing and family fun.”

Due to time constraints, the event offers a

limited class structure. For the first time ever, each class will pay points toward the ATV Motocross Championship, both in the AMA Pro and amateur divisions. Families are invited to camp trackside on the Daytona infield and catch all the week’s racing action before taking to the track on Tuesday.

Taking place on the most prestigious motor-

sports grounds in the world, the ATVSX includes a full weekend of racing and family fun. With hotels, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife just minutes from the track, the ATVSX is the perfect way to welcome the 2018 race season.

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SOUTH OF THE BORDER MX March 24-25 | Hamer, SC

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outh of the Border has grown into arguably one of the biggest training complexes in the United States, specializing in two-wheeled action. This year marks the first time that ATVMX will invade the iconic property. With the perfect sand-to-dirt mixture, the track will quickly come to accommodate quads with multiple lines through

each turn, which means plenty of passing opportunities. Known for its ability to get rough and whooped-out, the track won’t disappoint the ultimate ATV Motocross riders. The facility is situated in the popular South of the Border tour-

ist destination, which means restaurants, shops, game rooms, markets, and a 24-hour diner are just minutes away. There is even a bike shop on property for any last-minute parts you may need to

ROUND 3

FREDRICKSON

pick up before race day!

2017 WINNER: CHAD WIENEN

UNDERGROUND MX PARK April 14-15 | KEMP, TX

F

or the East Coast competitors, the trip to Kemp, Texas’ Underground MX Park may seem like a long haul, but it doesn’t take long to realize why the 75-acre facility is part of the ATV Motocross circuit once you arrive. The dirt contains an ideal mixture of sand, while the course offers a variety of obstacles that will challenge any rider. The combination of

tabletops, sand rollers, step-ups, doubles, step-downs, and much more were all designed by one of the nation’s top track builders, Randy Poulter. Spectators can also get up close and personal with the racers on the infield spectating area. The family-friendly grounds also feature restrooms and shower facilities, a laundry area, full RV hook-ups, and a local apartment rental. Centrally located near some of the bigger cities in the Southwest, Midwest, and Southeast, Underground MX also hosts a Regional Championship for the AMA Amateur Nationals. Just an hour from Dallas, it’s convenient to shopping, hotels, restaurants, and grocery stores.

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ROUND 4

2017 WINNER: JOEL HETRICK

IRONMAN RACEWAY MAY 5-6 | Crawfordsville, IN

U

npredictable weather mixed with a fairly new track always promises a great weekend of racing at Ironman Raceway in Crawfordsville, Indiana. The motorsports-crazed town always makes its presence known when the fastest ATVMX racers pay a visit. Between the AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country

Series, Lucas Oil Pro Motocross, and ATV Motocross, attendance numbers are through the roof.

Don’t let the cornfields fool you: there are plenty of elevation

changes and features that make this track unique. Spectators can get different perspectives though the multiple trackside viewing locations. Just five minutes from the track are a host of amenities including grocery stores, hotels, and restaurants. The hospitably offered by the locals make this track one of a kind.

ROUND 5

2017 WINNER: [EVENT CANCELED]

HIGH POINT RACEWAY MAY 19-20 | Mt. Morris, PA

H

igh Point Raceway has been a crowd favorite since it began in 1976. Situated right on the Mason-Dixon Line, High Point features elevation changes, boisterous fans, and tricky off-cambers. Racers will be treated to an all-new start line and racecourse layout this year, leaving the holeshot anyone’s to claim.

The great racing is also accompanied by great spectating. Due

to the valley, the track hosts amphitheater-like seating that allows fans to see almost 100 percent of the racing action. This round is also known for unpredictable weather patterns that keep the riders guessing—racers often face dry conditions in one moto and slick,

KARDAS

rain-soaked mud the next.

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2017 WINNER: JOEL HETRICK

MUDDY CREEK RACEWAY JUNE 2-3 | Blountville, TN

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nuggled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Blountville, Tennessee’s Muddy Creek Raceway is one of the largest and most scenic tracks of the series. The track underwent numerous changes once it was added to the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship in 2013, and the changes certainly benefited the ATV Motocross racers.

Known for its natural-terrain layout and excellent spectator views, the

track provides plenty of areas where racers can test the limits of their machines and showcase their skills for the fans. The uphill triple and various step-ups and step-downs challenge the best of the best. The track has been featured in Sports Illustrated, Racer X Illustrated, Motocross Action, Dirt Bike, ATV Sport, and Dirt Wheels, to name just a few major publications. Just a short drive from the track you’ll find great restaurants and amenities. The track is also near Bristol, Tennessee, home of the famed Bristol Motor Speedway.

ROUND 7

2017 WINNER: CHAD WIENEN

SUNSET RIDGE MX JUNE 16-17 | Walnut, IL

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unset Ridge is known for its wide-open layout, and it’s full of big, sweeping turns and large manmade jumps. The added element of sandy, power-robbing soil makes for one of the more technical tracks on the circuit, and it tends to favor elite riders who aren’t intimidated by its distinct supercross feel.

Sunset Ridge is a fantastic track for spectating, with excellent

views of the action available in multiple locations. That’s good news for fans of five-time ATV Motocross Champion Chad Wienen—this is the champ’s home track, and his supporters always show up in force to cheer on their local hero as he strives to add another championship to his records against the stacked field of the AMA Pro class.

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nadilla Raceway is known as “The Home of Horsepower” and makes for some of the fastest speeds of the entire championship. Based on old-school European tracks, the course layout is one of a kind. Riders push their machines to the limits, and the racing surface makes for a tight track. Racers have

to deploy different strategies in order to choose their passing opportunities with utmost care. Thanks to the amphitheater-like setting, the venue offers plenty of prime viewing locations. Some favorite spots provide great views of riders dipping in and out of Gravity Cavity and soaring high into the air over the famous Skyshot jump.

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REDBUD MX JULY 21-22 | Buchanan, MI

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he iconic RedBud National consists of a picturesque setting, varying terrain, elevation changes, absolutely massive jumps, and prime, dark soil that includes everything from sand to hard-pack. This stunning track is one of the best in the off-road racing world. The track’s legendary battle cry–“Red Buuuuuud!”–will

ring through the facility during the weekend. The beautiful, well-manicured grounds of this storied venue add to the passion and enthusiastic ambiance. It’s a combination that’s unparalleled in all of motocross, and it should come as no surprise that RedBud is one of the most anticipated rounds of the year for fans and racers alike. In addition to Buchanan’s amenities, comforts and conveniences can be found in nearby South Bend and Mishawaka, Indiana. Camping is always fun at RedBud, too, and since the excitement of the day always carries over into nighttime celebration, it’s an attractive option for those seeking evening entertainment.

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2017 WINNER: CHAD WIENEN

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oretta Lynn Ranch, located right outside of Nashville, Tennessee, is the oldest stop on the schedule. Owned by the country-music superstar herself, the Ranch makes for an appropriate venue for the finale of the world’s most

prestigious ATV Motocross championship series.

The Ranch isn’t just steeped in rich musical

history—it’s also the home of the Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, which means many of the very same pros who rule the sport today grew up

The property is owned by the world famous Coal Miner’s Daughter, Loretta Lynn. If she’s not on tour somewhere, she may even come over and say hi to the racers! racing on this hallowed ground. It’s no wonder this race holds special significance for the vast majority of those in attendance.

The Ranch features a full campground, pool,

volleyball court, horse stables, and more, so families can take an ATV Motocross vacation as they settle into the off-season.

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ver a decade ago, Joel Hetrick set out to make a name for himself in the world of ATV racing. A native of small-town Seneca, Pennsylvania, he devoted everything he had to one day being a professional racer. At a young age, he had a clear

vision to be the best and one day earn a National Championship at the top level.

After a successful 2010 season where he won the

Pro-Am Unlimited class and finished as the runner-up in Pro-Am Production, it was time for Joel to make his debut in the AMA Pro class. His first time lining up

moto finishes. It only took five rounds for the rookie

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to make his first overall podium

was just too much to overcome; he

appearance, and by the end of the

lost the championship by a mere

season he had two overall wins.

eight points.

Joel Hetrick had proved that he

meant business.

and 2017 seasons allowed Het-

As Hetrick began to rise through

rick to regroup. When it came

the ranks on the circuit, his sleepy

time to line up again for the ATV

hometown (just under a thousand

Supercross, he pushed back memo-

residents) of Seneca also arrived

ries of his bad luck the previous year

on the map thanks to its highly

and rode to second, then to third,

regarded native son. Joel ended his

and another second. It wasn’t until

sophomore season third overall, and

the fourth round that Joel returned

from there went on to become a per-

to his winning ways. When all ten

manent podium fixture, constantly

rounds of the season were com-

chipping away at the success of the

plete, he was finally able to accept

reigning champion, Chad Wienen.

the coveted AMA #1 plate he had

always dreamed of.

In 2016, all eyes were on

Joel Hetrick’s story is an inspiration, as the basic groundwork of hard work, determination, and focus vaulted him to the top of his chosen field.

Joel Hetrick’s story is an inspi-

Hetrick at the season-opening ATV

Supercross at Daytona International

ration, as the basic groundwork

Speedway. After a strong showing in

of hard work, determination, and

the qualifying heat, the race was on

focus vaulted him to the top of his

for the first win of the season. After

chosen field. (And his approachable

an unfavorable start, Hetrick came

personality makes him a role model

together with another rider, and the

for up-and-coming riders.) As if the

crash took him out of the race. With

2017 season weren’t memorable

over a month until the second round,

enough, Joel also married the love

fans wondered if he could recover in

of his life, Carlie, and the two have

time to contend for the champion-

begun to build their dream

ship. This incident became the turn-

home together.

ing point in Joel’s career: not only

did he overcome the challenge, but

Hetrick’s life comes

he came back stronger than ever.

to a close, a new

He went on to win eight total rounds

one begins as he

that season and never finished lower

looks to defend his

than second. Unfortunately, that

title in the 2018

18th-place finish at the first round

season.

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FOLEY

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NICK GENNUSA 2017 RANKING: 4TH

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RONNIE HIGGERSON 2017 RANKING: 7TH

TEAM: FORD BROTHERS RACING

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WESTLEY WOLFE 2017 RANKING: 9TH

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INSTAGRAM: @SAMROWE38

BRETT MUSICK 2017 RANKING: 11TH

TEAM: BLOMMELL MOTORSPORTS/WALSH RACECRAFT/RATH

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BIRTH DATE: MAY 2, 1996 | HOMETOWN: MENASHA, WI

INSTAGRAM: @MUSICK209

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BIRTH DATE: MARCH 31, 1994 | HOMETOWN: NEW CUMBERLAND, PA

INSTAGRAM: @ZKACZ41

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WES LEWIS

INSTAGRAM: @WESLEWIS79

JOE BYRD 2017 RANKING: 19TH

TEAM: JOE BYRD HONDA/BTF HILL

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BIRTH DATE: AUGUST 15, 1991 | HOMETOWN: ALIQUIPPA, PA

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BIRTH DATE: AUGUST 8, 1997 | HOMETOWN: EYOTA, MN

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BIG BUCK - UNION, SC

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TOMAHAWK - ODESSA, NY

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WILD BOAR - PALATKA, FL

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SNOWSHOE - SNOWSHOE, WV

MAR 17-18

THE GENERAL - WASHINGTON, GA

MICRO

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BLACK SKY - HARPURSVILLE, NY

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APR 7-8

STEELE CREEK - MORGANTON, NC

MICRO

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MASON-DIXON - MT. MORRIS, PA

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CAMP COKER BULLET - SOCIETY HILL, SC

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POWERLINE PARK - ST. CLAIRSVILLE, OH

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X-FACTOR - PERU, IN

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TUNE IN TO THE ACTION ON R ACERT V AND MAVT V

the 2018 ATV Motocross

RacerTV will continue to

For the 2018 season,

National Championship

produce coverage of the

(ATVMX), presented

ATV Motocross shows for

by CST Tires, an AMA

MAVTV, creating a total

National Champion-

of ten feature highlight

ship, will be highlighted on MAVTV. This

shows from each round.

means each round from Daytona Beach

Since they air weekly,

all the way to Loretta Lynn Ranch will be

you can stay up to date

broadcast for viewers around the world

and watch the action all

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itself will also continue

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MC AMA Amateur National Motocross

to place for motorsports enthusiasts,

rounds of ATV Motocross broadcast live

Championship presented by Lucas Oil.

providing programs such as AMA Endu-

throughout the season.

RacerTV.com is the finest source for the

rocross, The Motocross Files, Lucas Oil

moto enthusiast to get their fix of some

Off Road Racing, the ATV Motocross

to provide live coverage of the AM-

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National Championship, and the Lucas

SOIL Grand National Cross Country

every episode is archived online to view

Oil Pro Motocross series.

Series and the Rocky Mountain ATV/

all the time.

Additionally, RacerTV will continue

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catch up with us on Facebook and Twitter

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Our presence on Facebook (Face-

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cross) has continued to grow dramatically

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in the last few years. Social media has

wise, be sure to follow us on Instagram

.com gives riders easy access to informa-

allowed our series to interact with fans,

for unique photographs from the past and

tion on classes, registration, rules, results,

athletes, and sponsors and to greatly

present of ATV Motocross.

and contingency for both amateurs and

expand our reach. Our accounts are

professional competitors. Fans, mean-

monitored daily and filled with up-to-date

for the most up-to-date news on the 2018

while, can find information on tickets,

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ATV Motocross National Championship,

camping, and frequently asked questions.

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re you interested in

a current AMA membership in order to

be permitted to take part in three differ-

ATV Motocross racing?

register, which can be purchased at www

ent practices. The riders’ meeting will

Maybe you picked up

.americanmotorcyclist.com. A transpon-

take place right before practice starts.

this souvenir program

der is also required, and they can be

This meeting is extremely important and

at your local ATVMX

purchased or rented at the track. Scoring

will include race details, such as the

round and had so

will be based on transponders, and

race structure and a description of the

much fun that you’ve decided to try your

backup scoring will go off the number

track layout.

hand at racing yourself. ATV Motocross

on your ATV. Remember that your ATV

has 41 different classes for racers from

doesn’t need graphics on it—a simple

ahead of time at Rider Registration. You

ages 4 to 104—so yes, there is literally a

tape number will work!

will race twice for each class, with your

class for every age and every skill level!

Once you’ve decided which class

each race weekend for an additional fee.

your overall finish position. The first

fits you best, check out the rules that

This practice is not mandatory but offers

moto will take place on Saturday and the

pair with that class. ATVMX is sanc-

a great opportunity to familiarize yourself

second moto on Sunday.

tioned by the American Motorcyclist

with a new track. You should arrive at

Association (AMA), so AMA Amateur

the track at least two hours before your

a good attitude and a competitive spirit!

Competition Rules apply. However, due

practice or race. You will first stop at

No matter how you finish, no matter how

to the unique and special character

the facility entrance and pay an admis-

many laps you make, just competing in

of ATVMX racing, it was necessary to

sion fee. This is also a good time to ask

an ATVMX race is an accomplishment.

develop our own rules as well. There is

where rider registration, the start line,

Have fun, don’t quit (unless you have to),

a specific set of supplemental rules for

and tech inspection are located.

and enjoy your time at the races with your

amateur racing on ATVMotocross.com.

friends and family. Whether you know it or

Familiarize yourself with the rules that

fered Saturday morning for each class.

not, you will be creating lifelong memories

apply to your level of competition, as

If you register for three classes, you will

that you will cherish forever.

Practice is offered the Friday before

A short three-lap practice will be of-

well as the AMA rules.

The ATVMX series is composed of

ten rounds, ranging from Florida to New York and as far west as Texas. Choose a round you would like to participate in, and then you can either pre-register or register at the track. You will need

LEARN MORE AT For more information and direct links, visit ATVMotocross.com and click the Rider Services tab. You can also email info@atvmotocross.com or call the MX Sports office at (304) 284-0101 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern. We are happy to help and look forward to seeing you at the races!

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RESTROOMS Public portable toilets are located throughout the facility. Some venues have permanent facilities. All restrooms will be clearly marked. SOUVENIRS/VENDORS Souvenir and Vendor stands are located throughout Vendor Row. The MotoTees semi is open Friday through Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. local time. Merchandise is also available online at www.mototees.com. TRACK ACCESS Safety First: ATV Motocross, like all motorsports, can be dangerous. Fans must remain behind all fence barriers, stay off the track, and keep a safe distance from it. Fans should never cross the track. It is your responsibility to keep yourself and your children a safe distance from the track. Never turn your back to oncoming racers, and remember: STAY OFF THE TRACK. SLEEP SAFE POLICY: If you are staying overnight in an RV or vehicle or using a generator, you need to be aware of the dangers of Carbon Monoxide (CO) poisoning. CO is a poisonous, colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas that can be released when burning gasoline, kerosene, oil, propane, or wood. Mind your vehicle and generator exhaust while in close proximity to your family and neighbors. Do not place your generator directly under a slide-out or under your vehicle where the fumes can seep into the camper. Make sure all exhaust fumes are properly and fully vented so that they do not become trapped or seep into your sleeping quarters. When sleeping in a van, car, or truck, make sure the exhaust is unobstructed if you run the engine for heat. Even when sleeping outdoors under the stars, make sure you are not too close to an exhaust outlet. Devastating consequences can result without proper ventilation. COMMENTS, CONCERNS, IDEAS Your comments and concerns are important to us. We want you to feel free to bring your ideas and opinions to our attention so that we can continue to improve this great racing sport that we love. Some of our greatest improvements and developments have come from our riders and fans. Please feel free to stop by Rider Registration and let us know your thoughts, or drop us an email at info@atvmotocross.com. We would love to hear from you.


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SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR SERIES SPONSORS

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Maxxis

Fox

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RacerTV

Elka Suspension

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www.elkasuspension.com

MAVTV

Defiance Lifestyle

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www.defiancelifestyleclothing.com

DWT

ATVRiders.com

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www.atvriders.com

SSi Decals www.ssidecals.com

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