The 2012 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series will be back for 17 rounds in 2012, including a return to the Superdome in New Orleans.The season will again get started at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, on January 7 and will conclude on May 5 at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada.The series last visited New Orleans in 2009 when Team San Manuel Yamaha's James Stewart won the main event en route to his second Supercross class championship.

"The 2012 Monster Energy Supercross schedule is the map to the coveted championship trophy," said Todd Jendro, senior director of two-wheel operations, Feld Motor Sports. "While 2011 is the greatest season ever, it is a primer for 2012. The returning veterans and the youthful challengers are the perfect blend for a parity-driven championship."

2012 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, Schedule

January 7 Angel Stadium Anaheim, Calif.

January 14 Chase Field Phoenix

January 21 Dodger Stadium Los Angeles

January 28 Stadium Oakland

February 4 Angel Stadium Anaheim, Calif.

February 11 Qualcomm Stadium San Diego

February 18 Cowboys Stadium Arlington, Texas

February 25 Georgia Dome Atlanta

March 3 Edward Jones Dome St. Louis

March 10 Daytona Int'l Speedway Daytona, Fla.

March 17 Lucas Oil Stadium Indianapolis

March 24 Rogers Centre Toronto, ON

March 31 Reliant Stadium Houston

April 14 Louisiana Superdome New Orleans

April 21 Qwest Field Seattle

April 28 Rice-Eccles Stadium Salt Lake City

May 5 Sam Boyd Stadium Las Vegas

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By Cycle News Staff