The AMA ATVMX Championship Heads to Pell City
for Round Two
Premier ATV Series Comes to Millcreek
Morgantown, W.Va. (March 15, 2011) - The
second round of the 2011 AMA ATVMX Championship
presented by DWT, will head to Pell City, Ala.
this weekend, March 19-20. The fastest
four-wheeled ATV riders in the world will
compete for a chance at the championship title.
This nationally televised event on the VERSUS
network is expected to draw nearly 800 riders.
With a full-gate of ATV Pro riders for 2011,
there is no telling who is going to claim the
Motoworks / Can-Am rider Chad Wienen took the
victory at round one in Georgia, winning both
motos and claiming the early points lead in the
Pro class. Teammate John Natalie settled in
behind Wienen to carry the Motoworks / Can-Am
team to two out of three podium positions.
After finishing with a third overall in round
one, Baldwin Motorsports Honda rider Josh
Upperman has great potential to contest the
Can-Am teammates next weekend at Millcreek.
Walsh Race Crafts Suzuki rider Jeremy Lawson and
Joe Byrd Quad Racing School's Joe Byrd had a
heated battle for the fourth overall, with
Lawson coming out on top. These two riders have
some unfinished business that is sure to make
things interesting at round two.
The Millcreek facility is surrounded by
beautiful hard woods, pine, creeks and rolling
hills. With its wide lanes, flowing natural
jumps and enormous elevation changes, the track
exceeds two miles in length from the starting
gate to finish.
Tickets on Saturday are $20 for spectators
($10 for ages 6-11), and admission includes full
pro-pit access and an autograph session.
The pro riders will run as part of a full
schedule of amateur racing, including classes
for Youth, Women and Veteran riders. Amateurs
will practice on Friday and race on Saturday and
Sunday. Pros will practice on Friday and race on
To get to the track from Birmingham, take
I-20 East to Exit # 156; turn south, take 1st
road on the RIGHT, Roberts Mill Rd. Track is a
short distance on the LEFT. Watch for signs.
For more information, please visit
About the AMA ATV Motocross Championship
Presented by DWT
The AMA ATV Motocross
Championship is the nation's premier amateur and
professional ATV motocross series, and competes
at top motocross facilities nationwide. The
11-round series features the Nation's best
racers, teams and sponsors, and is America's
largest and longest-running National ATV
Motocross series with more than 20 years of
competition. The series continues to expand and
produce top talent from the amateur ranks, while
keeping close to the grassroots fun that makes
people love to go to the races. For more
information, please visit