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Oct 31, 2012

California State Championship Happening This Coming Weekend At Las Vegas Classic Course

California State Championship Happening This Coming Weekend, November 3-4, 2012 with WERA West

The California State "Best of the West" Championship presented by San Diego BMW Motorcycles is building up to an exciting conclusion this coming weekend, running in conjunction with the finale for WERA West at Las Vegas Classic Course in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Individual class championships and overall top three payouts totaling approximately $33,780 in prizes make this a fantastic opportunity for the racers. Overall champion payout sponsors are: Texas Tornado Boot Camp, Yamaha Champions Riding School, GPR Stabilizer, Socal Supermoto, Feel Like A Pro, and Cycle Pirates.

Individual class sponsors for the California State Championship are: LeoVince, Driven,, and Cortech-Formula One, Galfer, Cortech-Open Superbike, San Diego BMW Motorcycles,, Driven, and Cortech-Open Production, Catalyst Reaction, Cortech-Open Twins, Lee's Cycle,, and Cortech-750 Superbike, Cycle Mall, Cycle Pirates and Cortech-600 Superbike, Cycle Pirates, Catalyst Reaction, and Cortech-650 Twins, Cortech-Formula 40 Heavyweight, Cortech-Formula 40 Middleweight, Cortech-Formula 40 Lightweight, LeoVince, Cortech-Formula Femme, Feel Like A Pro, Cortech-250 Production.

Evelyne Clarke, President WERA Motorcycle Roadracing, Inc. had this to say, "WERA Motorcycle Roadracing is very proud to have the CSC hold its 2012 shootout with us at our November WERA West round presented by Lucas Oil. This will add some additional excitement to a season-ending event and will give some riders who have never experienced the Classic Course at Las Vegas the opportunity to do so. Shandra worked very hard to make the CSC something to be a part of, and we look forward to working with her in Las Vegas this coming weekend. It's going to be a very exciting event."

Shandra Crawford, the series organizer had this to say, "I would really like to thank the sponsors for giving such generous prizes to the class champions this year. I would especially like to thank Colin Edwards and Texas Tornado Boot Camp, Yamaha Champions Riding School, Socal Supermoto, Feel Like A Pro, and Racer's Edge Performance for the prizes given for the Overall Cahmpions. I would also like to thank Cortech Boots & Gloves, Studio819 Photography, and RK Excel Chain for giving something to all the series participants. Finally, I would like to thank San Diego BMW Motorcycles for their generous support this year to sponsor the series."

The schedule for the event is available here: ~ A practice day on Friday, November 2 is being held by Racer's Edge Performance, sign ups available here: . There will be a "Best Paint/Livery" contest on Saturday, November 3, and with a cash prize for 1st-3rd, winners will be announced on Sunday, November 4, at the rider's meeting. There will be an awards ceremony at the track following the conclusion of the races on Sunday, for awarding all trophies and prizes.

Information on how to sign up, sponsor payouts and support, go to The contact phone number is listed on the contact page.

The state championship is open to any racer 14 years or older with a valid race license from any race organization in 2012. Experts can compete for the overall and individual class championships. Novices will be competing for Top Novice.

Gates open each day at 6:00 a.m. Weekend entry into the event is only $20 on Friday or Saturday, and just $10 on Sunday. Tickets are good for the entire weekend, and there's a special Military and public service discount of 50% off admission with valid ID. Kids 12 and under are free.