ASRA/CCS Heads to Summer Cyclefest at Summit Point Raceway This Weekend
Fort Worth TX – This weekend Summit Point Raceway will host the Summer Cyclefest where American Sportbike Racing Association/Championship Cup Series brings all three of its Championship Series together for another huge event on August 15-16. Along with CCS Mid-Atlantic Championships on the line, the AMA Sanctioned ASRA Team Challenge by Michelin Tire will contest round 3 of their series while the AMA Sanctioned ASRA Sprints by Pirelli Tire compete in round 5 of their 8 round series.
In the chase for the 2020 Mid-Atlantic Overall Championship, “Young Gun” Gus Rodio will try to hold off the resurging veteran Arnold Hastings with just 3 events left in the season for the sportsman series. For the Amateur Overall Championship, it’s Kyle Carrington of Alexandria VA battling Alex Yampolskiy from Totowa NJ for the 2020 Championship. These riders will face off during the 22 CCS Sprints over the 2 day event hoping to secure their position In CCS Racing history as an Overall Champion!
Saturday will feature CCS Sprints starting at 11:00am followed by the AMA Sanctioned ASRA Team Challenge series in a 75 lap contest of man and machine with 11 of the front running teams already entered for the contest, setting up a challenge for Grease Monkey Racing (Stephen Hoffman, Eric Helmbach) and LB Sports (Lloyd Bayley) for the 2020 GTO title with a scant 5-points between the 2 teams, while the perineal GTU front runner Fast Lane Racing (Rick Beggs, Jason Gibbens) will be facing down challengers Birch Racing/B&D House (Dorsey Birch, Chris Rodriguez, Arthur Aznavuryan) and TsT industries (Gabriel Wingard, Adam Wingard) within 6-points of their championship lead.
The action continues on Sunday with ASRA Qualifying sessions at 9:30am then right into CCS races before the ASRA Sprints take the track after the lunch break. The afternoon will finish off with the remaining CCS races and the ultra-fast Unlimited SuperBikes with Mark Heckles and Frank Babuska Jr. will close out the event in what should be epic fashion if past history is an indicator.
Please keep in mind that this event is subject to COVID-19 restrictions and is open to racers, family and crew members only.
For Summit Point Guidelines, go to https://www.ccsracing.us/forms/2020/SPR%20Motorsports%20Guidelines%207.14.2020.pdf
For ASRA/CCS Guidelines, go to https://www.ccsracing.us/forms/2020/rules/Reg-Tech-Procedures_5-12-20.pdf
The American Sportbike Racing Association (ASRA) is the parent organization to the Championship Cup Series (CCS), the largest amateur motorcycle road racing organization in the United States issuing over 2800 licenses per year. ASRA promotes eight AMA sanctioned Sprint Series and six AMA sanctioned Team Challenge road racing events for 2020. The CCS Series sanctions 40 events at popular tracks around the United States, including Daytona International Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Homestead Miami Speedway, Road America, New Jersey Motorsports Park and Virginia International Raceway among other fine venues. In 2020 ASRA and CCS will provide riders with access to millions of dollars of sponsorship awards through participation in its sanctioned events.