MORGANTOWN, WV – October 20, 2022 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – In partnership with MX Sports Pro Racing, the Road 2 Recovery Foundation (R2R), the official charity of the AMA Pro Motocross Championship, is encouraging race fans around the world to get hands on in their philanthropy this holiday season and take part in the “Wear Your Support Like a Pro”initiative. For a one-time donation of $25, supporters will receive an exclusive and commemorative t-shirt emblazoned with the “Athletes Helping Athletes” mantra that defines R2R and its effort to provide financial aid to racers in need.
“The overwhelming generosity of the motocross community has defined Road 2 Recovery’s ability to provide critical support for our athletes during some of the most challenging periods of their lives. The selflessness of our fans never ceases to amaze us,” said Lori Armistead, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, Road 2 Recovery. “The ‘Wear Your Support Like a Pro’ initiative is a gesture of gratitude for the contributions we’ve received, providing donors with a memento that they can wear proudly and encourage others to get involved. Giving back looks good on our fans!”
A $25 donation to the “Wear You Support Like a Pro” initiative will provide an exclusive, commemorative t-shirt.
The funds raised through “Wear Your Support Like a Pro” will allow R2R to continue benefiting the industry’s athletes, notably through programs like the R2R Mental Health Initiative, which is operated in partnership with Loma Linda University Behavioral Health. The “Athletes Helping Athletes” t-shirts come in all sizes and can be obtained through online donations at Road2Recovery.com or by texting R2RShirt to 44321 from a mobile device.
“You would be hard pressed to find an organization that has given more to the well-being of our athletes than Road 2 Recovery,” said Roy Janson of MX Sports Pro Racing. “They’ve helped get racers back on their feet for years and continue to develop new, meaningful ways to provide much-needed support for the industry, from medical aid to mental and behavioral health. They’ve become a standard bearer within the motocross community, and we’re privileged to have Road 2 Recovery serve as the official non-profit of American motocross.”
Now available for download for both Apple and Android devices is the official Pro Motocross App. Fans of American motocross can have access to the world’s most prestigious off-road motorcycle racing series right at their fingertips on their mobile devices. Developed by AMA Pro Racing, the Pro Motocross App provides users with the most important information surrounding the AMA Pro Motocross Championship, from series news to schedule and ticket information, as well as broadcast schedule details and live timing & scoring. Download it now via the App Store or Google Play.
The AMA Pro Motocross Championship features the world’s fastest outdoor motocross racers, competing aboard homologated bikes from one of seven 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 AMA Pro Motocross Championship, while sanctioning comes from AMA Pro Racing.
More information can be found at www.ProMotocross.com.
Source: MX Sports Pro Racing, Inc.