Pala Raceway to Host AFMXA Amateur Series Nationals and Crown 2010 Champions in Three Classes

2nd Annual AFMXA Awards to include FMX stars and celebs airing on FUEL TV in February 2011

WHAT: The American Freestyle Motocross Association (AFMXA) will recognize today’s top FMX athletes this Saturday, December 4th, during the second-annual AFMXA Nationals at Pala Raceway and AFMXA Ramp Awards at Pala Casino Spa & Resort in Pala, Calif.

The AFMXA Nationals will be open to the public for spectators to see some of the best FMX talent, free of charge ($10 for parking). The Nationals will kick off with the Novice Class competition, followed by Amateur and Pro-Am classes throughout the morning and early afternoon. Judges for the competition include top pro stars such as Nate Adams, Brian Deegan and Ronnie Faisst.

After the conclusion of the Pro-Am Finals, fans will be entertained by a pro jump demo to conclude the day’s activities.

Following the AFMXA Nationals during the day, the action will move to the Grand Cabaret Lounge at Pala Casino Spa & Resort for the second-annual AFMXA Ramp Awards. The evening will include some of the biggest names in the sport, including Brian Deegan, Jeremy “Twitch” Stenberg, Todd Potter, Mike Metzger and Nate Adams, along with music and film personalities such as acclaimed actor Danny Trejo, Ron Young from glam rock band, Little Caesar and Gilby Clarke, formerly of Guns N’ Roses. Hosted by TV/radio personality Riki Rachtman and off-road legend/ESPN commentator Cameron Steele, the 2010 AFMXA Ramp Awards will include categories such as Biggest Slam, Mucho Cahones and Lusk Legacy Rider of the Year. A Fan Favorite category will be voted by fans online at

FUEL TV will also broadcast the AFMXA Nationals and Awards on Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 9:00pm ET.

For additional information on the AFMXA, please visit

WHEN: Saturday, December 4th

  • AFMXA Amateur Nationals – begins at 10:00am, continues through early afternoon
  • Pro jump demo – 3:00pm
  • AFMXA Ramp Awards – 7:00-9:30pm (media invite only)

WHERE: Pala Raceway – FMX Facility – 12799 Highway 76, Pala, Calif (approx. six miles east off exit 46, 15 freeway)

Grand Cabaret Lounge at Pala Casino Spa & Resort – 11154 Route 76 (1.5 miles west of Pala Raceway)


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