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Sep 26, 2012

America's First Federal Credit Union To Sponsor Fan Zone At Barber Vintage Festival

AMERICA'S FIRST FEDERAL CREDIT UNION AGREES TO BARBER VINTAGE FESTIVAL PARTNERSHIP

Birmingham, Ala. (Sept 26) America's First Federal Credit Union has agreed to a partnership for next month's Barber Vintage Festival presented by the Triumph Dealers of North America, ZOOM Motorsports and Barber officials announced today.

America's First will sponsor the Fan Zone area at the 8th annual event set for Oct. 12-14 at Barber Motorsports Park.

"America's First is excited to sponsor the Fan Zone at the Barber Vintage Festival and looks forward to this event bringing fans from across the country to our community," said Phil Boozer, VP of Marketing for America's First Federal Credit Union. "As a community chartered credit union, we believe it is important to support unique events such as this that highlight our great city."

Again in 2012, the America's First Fan Zone area will be packed with a wide variety of vendors, motorcycle dealerships, motorcycle clubs and entertainment. Concessions and a vintage fire truck display will also be located in the America's First Fan Expo.

"We are excited to have America's First join us for this year's Vintage Festival," said Rick Humphrey, Vice President of ZOOM Motorsports, the exclusive event promoter at the Barber Motorsports Park. "They joined us as a partner for our AMA event earlier in the year and we're excited to have them on board for our two-wheel events."

Daily tickets for the Barber Vintage Festival are available beginning at $20 in advance or $40 for the three-day weekend. All tickets include free paddock access and fans are encouraged to purchase in advance, as prices will increase the week of the event.

Throughout the weekend, kids 12 and under receive free general admission when accompanied by a ticketed adult. For additional information and to purchase tickets or camping, visit www.barbermotorsports.com.

Adding to the weekend activities, the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum will feature extended hours, special displays and technical seminars. Tickets to the Museum are available separately from Barber Vintage Festival tickets and can be purchased inside.


About America's First Federal Credit Union

America's First Federal Credit Union is a community-chartered credit union open to all persons who live, work, worship or attend school in Bibb, Blount, Chilton, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Walker and Calhoun counties, as well as parts of Mobile and Talladega Counties. Founded in 1936, the credit union boasts over $1 Billion in assets and serves a membership of over 110,000 through 18 branch locations.

About Barber Motorsports Park and ZOOM Motorsports:

Barber Motorsports Park opened in the spring of 2003. Since its inception, ZOOM Motorsports, LLC has been the exclusive event promoter for the events at the Park. The 2.38 mile racing circuit is 45 feet wide, with 17 turns and elevation changes of more than 80 feet. The Barber Motorsports Park has been considered one of North America's finest road courses for car and motorcycle racing, and has served as the venue for several international product launches. The Barber Motorsports Park also features the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum. This 144,000 square-foot facility houses more than 1,000 vintage and modern motorcycles from 17 different nations and more than 125 manufacturers. For more information, please visit www.barbermotorsports.com.