August 3, 2016 (Wortham, Texas) – Freestone County Raceway, L.L.C. is proud to announce the 7th Annual James Stewart AMA Spring Championship presented by Parts Unlimited & Thor for March 21-25, 2017. The Spring Championship is one of only five events (aka: The Majors). While “the Majors” (Daytona Amateur SX, Freestone Spring Championship, Mammoth Mountain, Winter Olympics and the Loretta Lynn AMA Amateur National Championship) are all unique, each event offers consistent rules to compete under.
In recent history, riders like Cooper Webb, Jeremy Martin, and Austin Forkner have chosen the Freestone Spring Championship as their last amateur event before embarking onto the professional motocross scene of the Lucas Oil Motocross Championship. Check the WALL OF FAME for the complete list of class champions.
In conjunction with the Spring Championship, the AMA Womens Motocross Cup will be competing for the nations only AMA all-ladies championships. The Womens Cup race schedule follows the Spring Championship format starting with class practice on Tuesday, March 21st. For more information, go to www.WomensMXCup.com.
Look for more details on the event in the coming months. Early registration opens on Monday, December 5, 2016. Mark your calendars today!