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Aug 20, 2013

CMRA Racing At The MotorSport Ranch, In Cresson, Texas This Coming Weekend

CMRA Championship Series: Alan Phillips (62) and John Orchard (51) during a previous race event at MotorSport Ranch. Photo by Blair Hart/www.hart-photography.com, courtesy of CMRA.
CMRA at MotorSport Ranch in Cresson, TX, This Weekend

This coming weekend, August 23-25, 2013, the Central Motorcycle Roadracing Association (CMRA) will be tearing up the track at MotorSport Ranch in Cresson, Texas. The track is located 14 miles south of Fort Worth on Highway 377, and the 1.7-mile, 11-turn track will be run counterclockwise this weekend.

The weekend activities begin at 7:00 a.m. Friday with a CMRA License school, racer practice and street-rider track day provided by Lone Star Track Days (www.lstd.com).

Saturday's schedule begins at 8:00 a.m. on the 1.7-mile track with Mini practice followed by a full slate of Mini sprint races including our one-of-a kind Junior Motard race designed for our youngest racers, ages 8-12, followed by Big Bike Endurance practice. The 6-Hour Big Bike Endurance begins promptly at 12:00, after the conclusion of the 30 minute lunch break. Activity on the “big track” concludes with a Track Walk from 6:40 – 7:40 p.m. Saturday's events conclude with a trophy presentation and track side racer/spectator Meet and Greet party.

Sunday's schedule is jam-packed with a full day's worth of exciting and competitive Big Bike sprint races. Qualifying for Sunday’s premier race, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation/P1Racing Formula 1 Expert, begins at 9:45 a.m. The main event is the last race before the lunch break and the spectator lap of the track. Motorcycle road racing doesn't get much better than CMRA sprint racing where some of the fastest racers in the country grid up to show them how it's done in Texas!

There is live timing and scoring available for all the races via the Race Monitor App on mobile devices and online at www.cmraracing.com/timing.html Keep up with the action if you can't make it out to the track!

Gates open each day at 6:00 a.m. and we race rain or shine! Weekend entry into the event is only $15 on Thursday, Friday or Saturday, and just $10 on Sunday. Tickets are good for the entire weekend. Ride your street bike to the event and you'll pay just $5 for entry on both Saturday and Sunday! Kids 12 and under are free. A spectator lap of the track will be conducted during the lunch break on Sunday, schedule and weather permitting. Bring a cooler or visit the on-site mobile food truck. A special discount for 50% off official CMRA merchandise is available by printing the weekend flyer from the CMRA Home Page and bringing it to the merchandise booth at the track. Look for the flyer here: www.cmraracing.com/images/hp/CMRA_flyer_msr_august2013.pdf

Please note that no pets are allowed at any of the CMRA race events and alcohol consumption is not permitted until racing is done for the day.

On behalf of our racers, the CMRA would like thank our 2013 Class Sponsors including: 212Decals.com, 995PaintWorks.com, Body Evolution Fitness Center, Breast Cancer Research Foundation/P1 Racing, HighPerformanceCrew.com, House of Paint Designs, Houston Superbikes, Island Racing Services, K&N Motorcycles, Lone Star Track Days, Moto Liberty, North Texas Superbikes, OnRoad OffRoad Suspension, RaceworX, Relentless Swagg, Road & Track Suspension, Six Three Cycles, South Central Race Center, Texas Tornado Boot Camp, TMA@H2Rraceway and TrackTactics Track Days. Please remember to support the products and services of the companies who support you!

For more information about this event and a detailed event schedule, please visit our website at www.cmraracing.com or call the CMRA office at 817-570-9779. For sign up information for the Friday CMRA License School, racer practice or street-rider track day, go to www.lstd.com