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  • X Games Gold Medalists, National Champions to Be Featured
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    Published - 02/15/14 - 08:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend | print
    (MESQUITE, NV) - Four of the world’s best riders from several disciplines are scheduled to appear and compete during Mesquite Off-Road Weekend February 21-23, 2014, in Mesquite, Nevada. The Weekend is highlighted by 10-time X Games and Gravity Games medalist “Cowboy” Kenny Bartram who will perform with his Steel Rodeo touring group in addition to racing in the Beyond Pro event that culminates the weekend on Saturday, February 22. Coury is a superstar on the rise and earned an X Games gold in Speed and Style in 2013 in Brazil. Cody Webb has medaled several times in the X Games including winning gold in Enduro X in Los Angeles and Barcelona in 2013. Destry Abbott is a 5-time AMA Hare and Hound National Champion.

    Ultimate meet-and-greet ticket packages and general admission seating are still available for Mesquite Off-Road Weekend. Fans can visit www.MesquiteOffRoad.com for all details and ticket purchases.

    “Mesquite Off-Road Weekend is only in its second year in 2014, but we have already been able to attract a who’s who of the racing world, and I know that Kenny, Destry, Lance, and Cody, will put on an unbelievable show for the fans,” says Andre Carrier, President of the Eureka Resort and a main promoter of the event. “What makes this event special is the access fans have to the riders. There are special Ultimate meet-and-greet tickets still available, and our trackside festival seating allows spectators to get up close and personal to the action.”

    General admission, VIP and Ultimate tickets are available starting at $30 (kids three and under are free while ages 4-12 are $20). Ultimate tickets include access to an exhibition show by the Steel Rodeo on Friday night as well as dinner and a meet and great with Bartram and other pro racers. Competitor’s registration is also now open with classes such as novice, SxS, amateur, and women’s divisions.

    New for 2014 will be Mud Bogs with several classes and a $5,000 purse will be on the line for competitors. 100% Payback Trophies and Bonus Money will be available for Superstock, Prostock, MudMod, Outlaw and ProMud. The Mud Bogs will be Sunday and open to spectators.

    Link for complete schedule of events: http://mesquiteoffroad.com/schedule.html

    Schedule of Events

    February 21st, 2014 - Friday

    11:00 am - 7:00 pm Racer Registration and Ticket Sales

    1:00 pm Racer meeting

    2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Race Practice

    1:00 pm – 8:00 pm Adventure Park

    1:00 pm – 7:30 pm Powersports Plaza

    4:30 pm Poker Tournament

    5:30 pm Ultimate Meet and Greet Party

    7:00 pm Steel Rodeo Exhibition Show

    7:00 pm- 3:00 am Entertainment in Seasons Ultra Lounge

    February 22nd, 2014 - Saturday

    8:00 am - 8:30 am Racer Registration

    8:00 am - 6:30 pm Ticket Sales

    8:45 am Racer meeting

    10:00 am – 6:00 pm Enduro Challenge Races

    1:00 pm – 8:00 pm Adventure Park (limited)

    6:00 pm racer awards

    6:30 pm Beyond Pro Race featuring "Cowboy" Kenny's Steel Rodeo Show

    7:00 pm – 3:00 am Entertainment in Seasons Ultra Lounge

    9:00 am – 8:00 pm Powersports Plaza

    February 23rd, 2014 - Sunday

    10:00 am - 4:00 pm Ticket Sales

    10:00 am – 12:00 pm Mini-mx

    12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Mud Bogs

    10:00 am – 5:00 pm Adventure Park

    11:00 am – 4:00 pm Powersports Plaza

    About Mesquite Off-Road Weekend: Sponsored by the Mesquite Resort Association in Mesquite, Nevada, this off-road event features a 3-day festival of several classes of racing from novice to Beyond Pro, fan experiences, PowerSports Plaza, Mud Bogs, poker tournament, an Adventure Park, and feature performance by “Cowboy” Kenny’s Steel Rodeo. In addition, unguided trail rides are available in the beautiful desert surrounding Mesquite, Nevada. The Enduro Challenge Races include classes for bikes, ATV, UTV, and SxS competitors, and takes place on 100 acres of rugged desert dirt next to the Eureka Casino Resort. The Mud Bogs will feature a $5,000 purse and several classes for every level. The PowerSports Plaza features expo areas, entertainment, and food and drink, while the new Adventure Park will allow festival-goers a chance to test their extreme sport abilities on a variety of exhibits. Other entertainment is available at the Eureka Resort including in the Seasons Ultra Lounge. A special Ultimate party Friday night at the Eureka Resort will feature a special performance by the Kenny’s Steel Rodeo in addition to a meet-and-greet with “Cowboy” Kenny Bartram, arguably the greatest FMX star in history, in addition to other racers. A highlight of the weekend will be the Beyond Pro race which will feature every class of vehicle on the course at one time, a spectacle unlike any other in off-road racing.

    Mesquite is easy to get to and located just off Interstate 15. From I-15 North or South, take exit 122 on to Pioneer Blvd. Turn right on Mesa Blvd and park at the Eureka Casino Resort. Special hotel room deals and rates are available for Mesquite Off-Road fans and participants. Mesquite is located 77 miles from Las Vegas, Nevada, 37 miles from St. George, Utah, and 340 miles from Salt Lake City, Utah.

    For all information and to purchase tickets, visit www.MesquiteOffRoad.com

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