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Thursday, May 16th, 2019
NBC SPORTS GROUP TO PRESENT MORE THAN 70 HOURS OF 2019 LUCAS OIL PRO MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP PROGRAMMING ACROSS NBC SPORTS PLATFORMS
NBC & NBCSN to Televise All 12 Rounds of the 2019 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Season
NBC Sports Gold’s “Pro Motocross Pass” to Showcase Qualifiers, Moto 1s and Moto 2s Available Live, On-Demand and Commercial-Free, Exclusively for Subscribers
Race Coverage Begins Saturday, May 18, at 6 p.m. ET on NBCSN with Presentation of the Hangtown Classic
STAMFORD, Conn. – May 16, 2019 – NBC Sports and NBC Sports Gold – NBC Sports Digital’s direct-to-consumer live streaming product – will combine to showcase more than 70 hours of 2019 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship programming, including all 12 rounds, beginning Saturday, May 18, with the 51st Annual Hangtown Motocross Classic in Sacramento, Calif. Saturday’s coverage on NBCSN begins at 6 p.m. ET.
NBC and NBCSN will combine to present every Moto 2 from all 12 rounds of the 2019 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship season. NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports App will livestream all television coverage.
In addition to coverage on NBC and NBCSN, NBC Sports Gold’s “Pro Motocross Pass” will super-serve Motocross fans everywhere with more than 50 additional hours of programming, including live, commercial-free coverage of every qualifier, Moto 1 and Moto 2 from every round, as well as full event replays from the two previous seasons.
Live coverage of every Moto 1 from all 12 rounds of the season will also be featured on MAVTV.
Jason Weigandt will serve as the play-by-play announcer for all telecasts on NBCSN. Weigandt will be joined by analyst and two-time AMA Pro Motocross Champion Grant Langston, while Will Christien will serve as the pit reporter for coverage during the 2019 season.
In the U.S., NBC Sports Gold is available on Apple iOS, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, Roku and online at NBCSportsGold.com. Fans in the U.S. and in 13 international territories (UK, Germany, Sweden, Canada, Ireland, Denmark, Switzerland, Netherlands, Austria, Spain, Italy, Luxembourg and Japan) can purchase “Pro Motocross Pass” for $54.99. Click here for more information.
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|Sat., May 18||Hangtown Motocross Classic – 2nd Motos||6 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., May 25||Pala National – 2nd Motos||6 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sun., June 2||Thunder Valley National** – 2nd Motos||4 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., June 15||High Point National – 2nd Motos (450MX)||3 p.m.||NBC|
|Sat., June 15||High Point National – 2nd Motos (250MX)||4 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., June 22||Florida National – 2nd Motos||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., June 29||Southwick National* – 2nd Motos||7:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 6||RedBud National – 2nd Motos (450MX)||3 p.m.||NBC|
|Sat., July 6||RedBud National* – 2nd Motos (250MX)||7 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 20||Spring Creek National* – 2nd Motos||1 a.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 27||Washougal National* – 2nd Motos||10 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug. 10||Unadilla National – 2nd Motos (450MX)||4 p.m.||NBC|
|Sat., Aug. 10||Unadilla National* – 2nd Motos (250MX)||6 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug 17||Budds Creek National* – 2nd Motos||4 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug 24||Ironman National* – 2nd Motos||11 p.m.||NBCSN|
Following is NBC Sports Gold’s “Pro Motocross Pass” 2019 Schedule:
|Sat., May 18||Hangtown Classic Qualifiers||1:15 p.m.|
|Hangtown Classic Moto 1 Racing||4 p.m.|
|Hangtown Classic Moto 2 Racing||6 p.m.|
|Sat., May 26||Pala National Qualifiers||1:15 p.m.|
|Pala National Moto 1 Racing||4 p.m.|
|Pala National Moto 2 Racing||6 p.m.|
|Sat., June 1||Thunder Valley National Qualifiers||12:15 p.m.|
|Thunder Valley National Moto 1 Racing||3 p.m.|
|Thunder Valley National Moto 2 Racing||5:30 p.m.|
|Sat., June 15||High Point National Qualifiers||10:15 a.m.|
|High Point National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|High Point National Moto 2 Racing (450MX)||3 p.m.|
|High Point National Moto 2 Racing (250MX)||4 p.m.|
|Sat., June 22||Florida National Qualifiers||10:15 a.m.|
|Florida National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|Florida National Moto 2 Racing||3 p.m.|
|Sat., June 29||Southwick National Qualifiers||10:15 a.m.|
|Southwick National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|Southwick National Moto 2 Racing||3:30 p.m.|
|Sat., July 6||Redbud National Qualifiers||10:15 a.m.|
|Redbud National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|Redbud National Moto 2 Racing (450MX)||3 p.m.|
|Redbud National Moto 2 Racing (250MX)||4 p.m.|
|Sat., July 20||Spring Creek National Qualifiers||11:15 a.m.|
|Spring Creek National Moto 1 Racing||2 p.m.|
|Spring Creek National Moto 2 Racing||4:30 p.m.|
|Sat., July 27||Washougal National Qualifiers||1:15 p.m.|
|Washougal National Moto 1 Racing||4 p.m.|
|Washougal National Moto 2 Racing||6:30 p.m.|
|Sat., Aug. 10||Unadilla National Qualifiers||10:15 a.m.|
|Unadilla National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|Unadilla National Moto 2 Racing (250MX)||3 p.m.|
|Unadilla National Moto 2 Racing (450MX)||4 p.m.|
|Sat., Aug. 17||Budds Creek National Qualifiers||10:15 a.m.|
|Budds Creek National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|Budds Creek National Moto 2 Racing||3 p.m.|
|Sat., Aug. 24||Ironman National Qualifiers||10:15 a.m.|
|Ironman National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|Ironman National Moto 2 Racing||3:30 p.m.|
LUCAS OIL PRO MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP
The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, features the world’s fastest outdoor motocross racers, competing aboard homologated bikes from one of six competing manufacturers on a collection of the roughest, toughest tracks on the planet. The 12-round series begins just outside California’s famed Hangtown in May, and ends at Indiana’s Ironman Raceway in August. The summer-long championship includes stops at America’s premier motocross racing facilities, with events in California, Colorado, Pennsylvania, Florida, Michigan, Massachusetts, Maryland, Minnesota, Washington, New York and Indiana. Racing takes place each Saturday afternoon, with competition divided into two classes: one for 250cc machines, and one for 450cc machines. MX Sports Pro Racing, the industry leader in off-road powersports event production, manages the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship. The series is televised on NBC, NBCSN and MAVTV, and streamed live on NBC Sports Gold. The title sponsor is Lucas Oil, a leading producer of premium oils, greases, and problem-solving additives, all made in America. More information can be found at www.ProMotocross.com.
ABOUT NBC SPORTS GOLD
NBC Sports Gold is NBC Sports’ direct-to-consumer live streaming product that provides sports fans with access to exclusive premium sports events and content, live and on-demand, at an affordable price. Launched in 2016 with a single cycling product, NBC Sports Gold currently offers 15 individual sports “passes” – ten domestic (PGA TOUR LIVE, Premier League, INDYCAR, Cycling, Track & Field, Speed Skating, Rugby, Premier Lacrosse League, Supercross, and Snow, consisting of seven Olympic winter sports); two regional (Blazers and Philly); one combination (Supercross and Pro Motocross), two domestic and international (Figure Skating and Pro Motocross); and one international-only (Notre Dame Football).