MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (April 29, 2020) – The second round of qualifying took place over this past weekend, April 25 and 26, for the 2020 Loretta Lynn’s MX vs. ATV Online Championship. A total of 1,597 Xbox® One and PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment system users attempted to claim their spot in the championship round, scheduled for the second weekend in May.
A total of 973 Xbox® One users competed on the RedBud National track, while 624 PlayStation® 4 users rode the Washougal National track this past weekend. On Saturday, , the fastest lap recorded on the RedBud National track in the A class was 1:31.93 by rider XSTIK, while PANICREV77 scored the best lap in the B division with 1:36.90, and II WOVENLYNX II came through with a 1:40.24 in the C class. During Sunday’s qualifying, it was MOTOPATROL scoring the best lap time on the Washougal National track with a 1:58.94. In the B class, it was TURTLE_MAN_117 earning the best lap time with a 2:06.02, and WEJONESY500 took the C class with a 2:10.26 lap time.
The Online Championship is being played on Rainbow Studio’s MX vs ATV All Out video game and the final weekend of qualifying will take place this coming weekend, May 2 and 3, with the Championship being held on May 9 and 10. Players competing on Xbox One will compete to qualify each Saturday during the championship, while players competing on PlayStation 4 will compete to qualify each Sunday. Saturday’s qualifying races will take place on the RedBud MX track, while Sunday’s races will be held on the Washougal Motocross Park track. The final race for the Championship will take place on the legendary Loretta Lynn’s motocross track.
Three classes are being offered for each competitor: Beginners (C class), Intermediates (B class) and Experts (A class). To sign up for the 2020 Loretta Lynn’s MX vs. ATV Online Championship, go to www.mxosports.com.
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About the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship
The AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship is the world’s largest and most prestigious amateur motocross racing program. The national qualifying program consists of 54 Area Qualifiers (February through May) and 13 Regional Championships (May through June), hosted at select motocross facilities across the country. The qualifying system culminates in the National Final (first week in August) hosted annually since 1982 at the home of country music star Loretta Lynn in Hurricane Mills, Tenn. Nearly 22,000 racers attempt to qualify in 35 classes for the 1,446 available positions at the National. Christened “The World’s Greatest Motocross Vacation”, the National event serves as a launch pad for some of the biggest names in professional motocross and supercross, including Ricky Carmichael, James Stewart, Ryan Villopoto, and Ryan Dungey. The national program is produced by MX Sports, Inc., a West Virginia-based race production company and sanctioned by AMA. For more information, please visit www.mxsports.com.
About the American Motorcyclist Association
Founded in 1924, the AMA is a not-for-profit member-based association whose mission is to promote the motorcycle lifestyle and protect the future of motorcycling. As the world’s largest motorcycling rights and event sanctioning organization, the AMA advocates for riders’ interests at all levels of government and sanctions thousands of competition and recreational events every year. The AMA also provides money-saving discounts on products and services for its members. Through the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Pickerington, Ohio, the AMA honors the heroes and heritage of motorcycling. For more information, visit www.americanmotorcyclist.com. Not a member? Join the AMA today: www.americanmotorcyclist.com/membership/join.