Championship Cup Series Motorcycle Racing Returns for 2011 Season Opener
A field of more than 500 entries from around the United States, Canada and South America is expected to compete in 19 different races
WHAT: Championship Cup Series of Florida (CCS) motorcycle racing returns to Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend for its 2011 Championship season-opener. A huge field of over 500 entries from throughout the United States, Canada and South America are expected to compete in 19 different races on the challenging 2.21 mile, 13-turn road course.
WHEN: Saturday & Sunday, February 12 & 13, 2011
WHERE: Homestead-Miami Speedway - 1 Speedway Blvd - Homestead, Fla.
(305) 230-5000 - www.HomesteadMiamiSpeedway.com
SPOTLIGHT: 2010 Amateur Champion Sean Cassell of Altamonte Springs will compete in his first expert race this weekend. Expert rider Santiago Villa of Colombia won three CCS Overall Championships in 2010 and returns for 2011
SATURDAY: Gates Open: 8 a.m.
Practice & Time Trials: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
SUNDAY: Gates Open: 7 a.m.
Practice: 8-9 a.m.
GT Races (5): 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Sprint Races (14): 12-5 p.m.
ADMISSION: General Admission includes Paddock Pass: Saturday/$15; Sunday/$20
2-Day Pass: $30 (Children under 12: free; Parking: free)
DIRECTIONS: From North: Turnpike south to Exit 6/Speedway Blvd./SW 137th Ave.; left 5 miles to Gate 18/infield tunnel; From South: U.S. 1 north to Palm Dr.; right four miles to Speedway; follow signs to Gate 18/infield tunnel
EVENT CONTACT: Henry DeGouw/CCS - firstname.lastname@example.org
(561) 793-3394/advance - (305) 230-5278/race weekend