FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 11th, 2020
NBC SPORTS ANNOUNCES 2020 LUCAS OIL PRO MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE ACROSS NBC SPORTS PLATFORMS
NBC & NBCSN to Televise All 9 Rounds of the 2020 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Season
NBC Sports Gold’s Pro Motocross Pass to Showcase Moto 1s and Moto 2s Live, On-Demand and Commercial-Free
Race Coverage Begins Saturday, August 15, at 12 a.m. ET on NBCSN with Presentation of the Loretta Lynn’s National Moto 2; NBC to Air Moto 2 450 Race Sunday, August 16, at 12 p.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – August 11, 2020 – NBC Sports announced today the 2020 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship schedule, with coverage of all 9 rounds presented across NBC, NBCSN, NBCSports.com, the NBC Sports app and NBC Sports Gold – NBC Sports Group’s direct-to-consumer live streaming product. Coverage of the season begins this Saturday, August 15, with the inaugural Loretta Lynn’s National in Hurricane Mills, Tenn. Saturday’s coverage of the Moto2 on NBCSN begins at 12 a.m. ET and NBC will present the Moto2 450 Sunday at 12 p.m. ET.
NBC and NBCSN will combine to present every Moto 2 from all 9 rounds of the 2020 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship season. All televised coverage will also stream on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
In addition to coverage on NBC and NBCSN, NBC Sports Gold’s Pro Motocross Pass will super-serve Motocross fans everywhere with programming that includes live, commercial-free coverage of every Moto 1 and Moto 2 from each round, as well as full event replays and qualifiers from the two previous seasons. Pro Motocross Pass will present Qualifying sessions for all 9 rounds for domestic subscribers.
The 2020 schedule features stops across the country that include the first-ever Pro Motocross doubleheader at RedBud MX in Michigan on Friday, Sept. 4 and Monday, Sept. 7, and the season-ending round at Fox Raceway National in California on Saturday, Oct. 10, where a pair of champions will be crowned.
Jason Weigandt will serve as the play-by-play announcer for all race telecasts alongside analyst and two-time AMA Pro Motocross Champion Grant Langston. Will Christien will serve as the pit reporter during the 2020 season.
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. NBC Sports Gold is available on Apple iOS & tvOS, Android, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Chromecast and NBCSportsGold.com, and also on Xfinity X1 and Xfinity Flex.
The 2020 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship broadcast schedule is below (dates and times are subject to change):
|Sat., Aug. 15||Loretta Lynn’s TN National – 2nd Motos*||12 a.m.||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 16||Loretta Lynn’s TN National – 2nd Motos (450MX)**||12 p.m.||NBC|
|Sat., Aug. 22||Loretta Lynn’s TN National Round 2 – 2nd Motos*||12:30 a.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug. 29||Ironman IN National – 2nd Motos*||7 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Fri., Sept. 4||RedBud MI National 1 – 2nd Motos||10 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Mon., Sept. 7||RedBud MI National 2 – 2nd Motos||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., Sept. 19||Spring Creek MN National – 2nd Motos*||11:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., Sept. 26||WW Ranch FL National – 2nd Motos*||10:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 3||Thunder Valley CO National – 2nd Motos*||7:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 10||Fox Raceway CA National – 2nd Motos||6 p.m.||NBCSN|
NBC Sports Gold’s Pro Motocross Pass 2020 schedule is below (dates and times are subject to change):
|Sat., Aug. 15||Loretta Lynn’s National Qualifying||11:10 a.m.|
|Loretta Lynn’s National Moto 1 Racing||2 p.m.|
|Loretta Lynn’s National Moto 2 Racing||4 p.m.|
|Sat., Aug. 22||Loretta Lynn’s TN National Round 2 Qualifying||1:10 p.m.|
|Loretta Lynn’s TN National Round 2 Moto 1 Racing||4 p.m.|
|Loretta Lynn’s TN National Round 2 Moto 2 Racing||6 p.m.|
|Sat., Aug. 29||Ironman National Qualifying||10:10 a.m.|
|Ironman National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|Ironman National Moto 2 Racing||3 p.m.|
|Fri., Sept. 4||RedBud National 1 Qualifying||10:10 a.m.|
|RedBud National 1 Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|RedBud National 1 Moto 2 Racing||3 p.m.|
|Mon., Sept. 7||RedBud National 2 Qualifying||10:10 a.m.|
|RedBud National 2 Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|RedBud National 2 Moto 2 Racing||3 p.m.|
|Sat., Sept. 19||Spring Creek National Qualifying||11:10 a.m.|
|Spring Creek National Moto 1 Racing||2 p.m.|
|Spring Creek National Moto 2 Racing||4 p.m.|
|Sat., Sept. 26||WW Ranch National Qualifying||10:10 a.m.|
|WW Ranch National Moto 1 Racing||1 p.m.|
|WW Ranch National Moto 2 Racing||3 p.m.|
|Sat., Oct. 3||Thunder Valley National Qualifying||12:10 p.m.|
|Thunder Valley National Moto 1 Racing||3 p.m.|
|Thunder Valley National Moto 2 Racing||5 p.m.|
|Sat., Oct. 10||Fox Raceway National Qualifying||1:10 p.m.|
|Fox Raceway National Moto 1 Racing||4 p.m.|
|Fox Raceway National Moto 2 Racing||6 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. 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 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 18 individual sports “passes” – twelve domestic (PGA TOUR LIVE, Premier League, Premier League Match Day, INDYCAR, Cycling, Track & Field, Premier Lacrosse League, Speed Skating, Rugby, Rugby World Cup, 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). Find NBC Sports Gold in the NBC Sports app available in the U.S. on Apple iOS & tvOS, Android, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Chromecast and NBCSportsGold.com, and also on Xfinity X1 and Xfinity Flex.