Tamra Jones, AMA Racing/Championship Banquet Coordinator; firstname.lastname@example.org; (614) 856.1910, ext. 1235
Connie Fleming, Manager Event Operations
American Motorcyclist Association
AMA Championship Banquet, Saturday, January 19, 2013.
The Aladdin Shrine Event & Conference Center 3850 Stelzer Road Columbus, OH 43219-3044
The top three finishers in AMA-sanctioned motorcycle and all-terrain vehicle 2012 national championship competition will be honored Jan. 19, 2013, during the 2012 AMA Championship Banquet at the Aladdin Shrine Event & Conference Center in Columbus, Ohio.
The program -- which will include dinner, door prizes, refreshments, a bike show and an after party -- will honor hundreds of top competitors in disciplines ranging from land-speed racing to motocross to woods racing and everything in between.
Class champions will receive medals and No. 1 plates at the banquet, while second- and third-place finishers also will receive awards. The winners of special annual awards, such as the AMA Grand Championship Athlete of the Year and the AMA National Championship Athlete of the Year awards, will be announced as well.
Top clubs and promoters in competition and recreational road and off-road events, as well as those who excelled in media coverage and as ambassadors of the sport will also be honored.
Columbus' Aladdin Center, located adjacent to the expansive Easton Town Center shopping complex and only 20 minutes from AMA headquarters and the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame, offers free parking, easy access to Interstate 270 and is a short drive from Port Columbus International Airport.
Tickets for the AMA Championship Banquet are $75 each. AMA Life Members will receive a $10 discount.
AMA member benefit partners Avis and Budget are offering special car rental rates for banquet attendees.
To rent with Avis and enjoy the company's premium services, wide range of products and extras, mention AWD # D388100 to enjoy a discount of up to 25% off. Plus, visit your AMA/Avis web page for additional coupon savings. Register here.
At Budget, you can get up to 20% off your rental when you mention AMA/Budget Corporate Discount (BCD) # Z942000. That’s in addition to the company's coupon offers. Register here.