May 26, 2013
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From a press release
issued by AMA Pro Racing
The Mile Dirt Track at Springfield was saturated, forcing the race to be rescheduled. Photo by AMA Pro Racing/Dave Hoenig
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 26, 2013) - The AMA Pro Flat Track presented by J&P Cycles race scheduled to run on Sunday, May 26, 2013 at the Springfield Mile has been postponed due to inclement weather.
Officials from AMA Pro Racing and the Illinois Motorcycle Dealers Association (IMDA) announced that the event, which was scheduled to take place today at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ill., has been rescheduled for August 31, 2013 in what will be a Labor Day weekend doubleheader of Grand National Championship racing, as the second running of the Springfield Mile will take place the following day on September 1.
In addition to the two Grand National Championship races set to be held this fall, the IMDA will be running an amateur Short Track on Friday, August 30, 2013. For additional information, please visit the IMDA's website at .
About AMA Pro Flat Track presented by J&P Cycles:
AMA Pro Flat Track presented by J&P Cycles is a national motorcycle racing series in North America and is considered one of the oldest forms of motorcycle racing. Sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, the Series is highly regarded as the most competitive form of dirt track racing in the world. The 2013 schedule consists of rounds on the country's finest flat track courses. For more information on AMA Pro Flat Track presented by J&P Cycles, please visit .
About AMA Pro Racing:
AMA Pro Racing is the premier professional motorcycle racing organization in North America, operating a full schedule of events and championships for a variety of motorcycle disciplines. Learn more about AMA Pro Racing at .