Snocross to Air on Christmas Night
December 21, 2012
MINNEAPOLIS (Dec. 18, 2012) – The major network television coverage of the world’s premier snocross racing tour – AMSOIL Championship Snocross, presented by Traxxas – just got even better as CBS Sports announced today it has added and additional seven air dates/times to the already impressive lineup of AMSOIL Championship Snocross on CBS Sports.
New air dates/times
Tues 12/25 – 8:00 and 8:30 PM ET
Tues 12/25 – 3:00 and 3:30 AM ET
Wed 12/26 – 9:00 and 9:30 AM ET
Sat 12/29 – 7:00 and 7:30 PM ET
Sat 12/29 – 5:00 and 5:30 PM ET
Sun 12/30 – 10:00 and 10:30 AM ET Sun 1/6 – 10:00 and 10:30 AM ET
“Our first two events have more than lived up to the preseason hype,” said Carl Schubitzke, ISOC President/Race Director. “CBS Sports is on top of the action and the weekly program delivers all the intensity and drama associated with a premier motorsport series.”
Filmed and produced by the experience Minnesota-based team at Long Haul Productions, viewers will thrill at the expanded use of GoPro HD POV camera, quite literally putting fans of the right onto the tops of the racers’ helmets as they battle for supremacy across the snowbelt states on the world’s premier professional snocross series tour.
Beginning with AMSOIL Championship Snocross’ season-opening round in Duluth, Minn. (Nov. 23-25) and running through the season finale in Lake Geneva, Wis. (March 15-17), CBS Sports Network will broadcast 16 half-hour race shows – all in HD – on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. EST. The AMSOIL Championship Snocross – as an added bonus – will also air in an evening repeat of each show during the week.
Next up: Rounds five and six of AMSOIL Championship Snocross, presented by Traxxas, at Minnesota’s Canterbury Park Racetrack and Card Casino, Jan. 4-5.
Who: 150 of the world’s top snowmobile racers
What: Round six and seven of 2012-‘13 AMSOIL Championship Snocross
When: Jan. 4-5
Where: Canterbury Park Racetrack and Card Casino, Shakopee, Minn.
Times: Friday: Gates open at 10 a.m., amateur racing begins at 11 a.m. and pro racing begins at 5 p.m. Saturday: Gates open at 9 a.m., amateur racing begins at 10 a.m. and pro racing begins at 5 p.m.
Host hotel: Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
Tickets: General admission tickets are $15 for Friday and $15 for Saturday and $25 for a two-day pass. Children 5 and under are free. Tickets are available at the gate and online at www.isocracing.com
More information: www.canterburypark.com
About CBS Sports Network
CBS Sports Network (CBSSN) is the 24-hour cable destination of CBS Sports. The Network covers more than 340 live games annually, showcasing 30 men’s and women’s sports, in addition to a variety of studio shows, documentaries and original programs. CBSSN’s live programming is highlighted by college sports and also features professional lacrosse, Professional Bull Riding (PBR), the sports news and commentary show ROME and the Tim Brando Show. CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 613 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, and to access the CBS Sports Network channel finder, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
About ISOC Racing
The International Series of Champions (ISOC) is the premier snowmobile race sanctioning organization in North America and sanctions national AMSOIL Championship Snocross, in addition to affiliating with nine regional circuits. Visit www.isocracing.com for more information, fan and racer memberships, schedule details and more.
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