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Mar 12, 2014

First Round Of U.S. National Endurance Championship Happening March 21-23 At Texas World Speedway

CMRA racer Danny Kelsey (34). Photo by Blair Hartsfield/www.hart-photography.com, courtesy of CMRA.

CMRA Hosts U.S. National Endurance and WERA Racing at Texas World Speedway Next Weekend


Next weekend, March 21 - 23, 2014, the Central Motorcycle Roadracing Association (CMRA) is back in action at Texas World Speedway in College Station, Texas. Pre-entry for this event closes Thursday, March 13, 2014. Post-entry for the races is available at the track beginning 12 pm Friday, March 21, 2014.

The weekend schedule kicks off on Friday with the CMRA License School, racer practice and street-rider track day all provided by Lone Star Track Days (www.lstd.com). Saturday's schedule includes a full slate of Lightweight Sprint races followed by the "8 Hours of Texas" Championship Endurance race, which will combine CMRA, WERA, and the U.S. National Endurance Series (USNE). It will be the opening round for both the WERA National Endurance Series, and USNE, for the biggest endurance crossover event at Texas World Speedway since 1998.

A special podium awards ceremony and BBQ immediately follows the finalized results of Saturday's endurance event. Special USNE event t-shirts will be available at the CMRA Merchandise Tent.

Sunday's schedule is jam-packed with a full day's worth of exciting and competitive Big Bike Sprint races. We're looking forward to a big turnout with great weather and riders and teams coming from all over the country!

Sunday's schedule is jam-packed with a full day's worth of exciting and competitive Big Bike sprint races. The CMRA is thrilled to announce the return of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation / P1 Racing Formula 1 Expert class. The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and P1 Racing have teamed up to help promote Breast Cancer awareness by offering an $11,000 cash purse to be paid out to the top Formula 1 Expert finishers over the course of the 2014 season. The CMRA kicks in another $400 per weekend when the grid reaches 20 or more racers. A portion of each entry fee is donated to Breast Cancer Research. A total of $5000 was donated during the 2013 race season.

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 and 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 concession located at the south end of the paddock.

Please note that NO PETS are allowed at any of the CMRA race events.

On behalf of our racers, the CMRA would like to thank our 2014 Class Sponsors including: 212Decals.com, Altus Lawton Motorsports, Breast Cancer Research Foundation/P1 Racing, Davis Rod & Cycle, Fastline Motorcycle School, HighPerformanceCrew.com, Houston Superbikes, Island Racing Services, Lone Star Track Days, Moto Liberty, MotoMassage.com, North Texas Superbikes, OnRoad OffRoad Suspension, RaceworX, Rainbow Sox Racing, Road & Track Suspension, South Central Race Center and Texas Motorcycle Academy@H2Raceway. Please remember to support the products and services of the companies who support you!

The Central Motorcycle Roadracing Association is proud to be “Powered By Yamaha Generators”.

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 racer practice, visit Lone Star Track Days at www.lstd.com

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