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2013 Supercross Boasts Large TV Schedule

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Monster Energy AMA Supercross
Feld Motor Sports announced today that the 2013 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, will enjoy the largest television package in the sport’s history. Nearly 100 hours of Monster Energy Supercross will air domestically across SPEED, CBS and FUEL TV. In addition, over 150 countries around the globe will broadcast Monster Energy Supercross, including a groundbreaking live programming schedule in Australia, the Middle East, and Africa on ESPN International.

A Monster Energy Supercross milestone, SPEED will air live coverage from a record 11 races, including the first and third stops from Angel Stadium (Anaheim, Calif.) Chase Field (Phoenix), Qualcomm Stadium (San Diego), Cowboys Stadium (Arlington, Texas), the Georgia Dome (Atlanta), Lucas Oil Stadium (Indianapolis), Rogers Centre (Toronto), Reliant Stadium (Houston), Rice-Eccles Stadium (Salt Lake City) and Sam Boyd Stadium (Las Vegas). SPEED will also air a one-hour Monster Energy Supercross preview show before the gate drops on the season opener from Anaheim (January 5) and a 30 minute preview show from the season finale in Las Vegas (May 4).

Monster Energy Supercross will receive nine hours of next-day coverage on CBS, comprised of five 450SX Class races, including the second stop from Angel Stadium (Anaheim, Calif.), O.Co Coliseum (Oakland, Calif.), Edward Jones Dome (St. Louis), the Metrodome (Minneapolis), and CenturyLink Field (Seattle), as well as four one-hour season specials. The season specials include a preview show, a midseason show, a year-end show and a special one-hour show on two-time defending Monster Energy Supercross Champion Ryan Villopoto.

Rounding out the 2013 Monster Energy Supercross domestic television package is the re-airing of every SPEED broadcast on FUEL TV.

“We are on the brink of one of the sport’s most anticipated seasons ever, and it’s only fitting to showcase it domestically on SPEED, CBS and FUEL TV,” said Ken Hudgens, COO, Feld Motor Sports. “This television package brings consistent coverage to the loyal fans of Monster Energy Supercross. That, along with the most robust international television package ever, will make the 2013 Monster Energy Supercross season the most watched season ever.”

2013 Monster Energy Supercross TV Schedule (Original Airings)

Air Date                     Venue                                        City                             Network                      Time
12/22/2012                 Supercross Preview Show                                             CBS                             3:00 p.m. ET
1/5/2013                     Angel Stadium                           Anaheim, CA               SPEED (Live)               9:30 p.m. ET
1/12/2013                   Chase Field                               Phoenix, AZ                 SPEED (Live)               9:30 p.m. ET
1/20/2013                   Angel Stadium                           Anaheim, CA               CBS                              Noon
                                   Angel Stadium (250SX Class)   Anaheim, CA               SPEED                         1:00 p.m. ET
1/27/2013                   O.Co Coliseum                          Oakland, CA                CBS                               Noon
                                   O.Co Coliseum (250SX Class)   Oakland, CA                SPEED                       1:00 p.m. ET 
2/2/2013                     Angel Stadium                           Anaheim, CA                SPEED (Live)               10:30 p.m. ET
2/9/2013                     Qualcomm Stadium                   San Diego                    SPEED (Live)               10:30 p.m. ET
2/10/2013                   Ryan Villopoto: A Champion                                          CBS                            Noon
2/16/2013                   Cowboys Stadium                      Arlington, TX               SPEED (Live)                9:30 p.m. ET
2/23/2013                   Georgia Dome                           Atlanta, GA                   SPEED (Live)               7:30 p.m. ET
2/24/2013                   Supercross Mid-Season Show                                       CBS                              Noon
3/3/2013                     Edward Jones Dome                  St. Louis, MO              CBS                              Noon   
                                   Edward Jones Dome (250SX Class) St. Louis               SPEED                         1:00 p.m. ET 
TBD                           Daytona Int’l Speedway              Daytona, FL                 SPEED (Live)                7:30 p.m. ET
3/16/2013                   Lucas Oil Stadium                      Indianapolis                 SPEED (Live)                7:30 p.m. ET
3/23/2013                   Rogers Centre                            Toronto, ON.                SPEED (Live)                8:00 p.m. ET
4/6/2013                     Reliant Stadium                         Houston, TX                 SPEED (Live)                 9:30 p.m. ET
4/14/2013                   Metrodome                                Minneapolis, MN          CBS                               Noon  
                                  Metrodome (250SX Class)         Minneapolis, MN          SPEED                           1:00 p.m. ET  
4/21/2013                  CenturyLink Field                        Seattle, WA                 CBS                               Noon  
                                  CenturyLink Field (250SX Class)Seattle, WA                 SPEED                          1:00 p.m. ET
4/27/2013                  Rice-Eccles Stadium                   Salt Lake City              SPEED (Live)                 9:30 p.m. ET
5/4/2013                    Sam Boyd Stadium                     Las Vegas, LV             SPEED (Live)                 10:00 p.m. ET
5/5/2013                    Supercross Season Review                                            CBS                                Noon

Television schedule is subject to change

For more information on the Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, please log on to www.SupercrossOnline.com, the official website of Monster Energy Supercross. For all media requests, please contact Denny Hartwig dhartwig@feldinc.com or 630-566-6305. To follow Monster Energy Supercross on Facebook and Twitter, log on to www.facebook.com/supercrosslive and twitter.com/supercrosslive.

About Feld Motor Sports
Feld Motor Sports, Inc. is the world leader in specialized arena and stadium-based motor sports entertainment. Feld Motor Sports, Inc. productions include Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam, Monster Energy Supercross, AMSOIL Arenacross, Monster Energy Cup, Nuclear Cowboyz, and IHRA Nitro Jam. Feld Motor Sports, Inc. is a division of Feld Entertainment, the world’s largest producer of live family entertainment. For more information on Feld Entertainment, visit www.feldentertainment.com.
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