The following is a release from MX Sports:
MX Sports, producers of the Ricky Carmichael Daytona Amateur Supercross Championship, are pleased to announce the awards payout for the event. The event, which is to be held March 7, 2010 at Daytona International Speedway, marks an important step in recognizing and supporting Amateur Supercross racing."We are very pleased with the selection of these prestigious awards," said Tim Cotter, Director of MX Sports. "Winners will receive an award that depicts Ricky Carmichael at the World Center of Speed, Daytona International Speedway, which are two very successful and prestigious names in the world of racing. We expect to build this event into one of the leading Amateur Motocross races in the world"First through third places in each class will be awarded a trophy and third through tenth place finishers will receive a special plaque.In addition, American Honda Motor Corp. has also stepped up to provide a $16,000 Contingency payout. Honda will pay out to the top 5 finishers in 20 classes. Furthermore, American Honda staff will be onsite with their Trackside Support Truck.For more information about the Ricky Carmichael Daytona Amateur Supercross please visit www.mxsports.com.To register for the event go to http://www.mxsports.com/pages/supercross/registration.