Supercross Futures

WHAT IS SUPERCROSS FUTURES?

Supercross Futures an AMA National Championship will resume in 2023. The championship will consist of 4 invitational qualifying rounds of the best riders in the world that race with A or B classifications. Supercross Futures National Championship will help develop elite level athletes while preparing them to make the next step into racing the world’s fastest professional riders.

2023 SCHEDULE

 

 

Four Supercross events will serve as Premier qualifying rounds for the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship. Athletes competing in the 250SX Futures Class will be awarded points towards their pro Supercross license based on their finishing positions at these Premier qualifying events. Fans will again be able to preview the next generation of talent as part of the Saturday Supercross race-day schedule.

 

Supercross Futures Premier Qualifying Events:

  • Round 1 – Anaheim, Calif. on Saturday, January 28 at Angel Stadium of Anaheim
  • Round 2 – Arlington, Texas on Saturday, February 25 at AT&T Stadium
  • Round 3 – Glendale, Ariz. on Saturday, April 8 at State Farm Stadium
  • Round 4 – East Rutherford, NJ on Saturday, April 22 at MetLife Stadium

Rider selections will be chosen in conjunction with the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to develop a 30-rider field for each of the Premier rounds. The top five riders from each of those Premier events will earn an entry into the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship taking place at Round 17 of Monster Energy Supercross in Salt Lake City on Saturday, May 13 at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Here, the fastest amateur riders will compete for a coveted AMA National Championship.

 

Supercross Futures AMA National Championship

  • Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, May 13 at Rice-Eccles Stadium

 

Events subject to change

RESULTS

Road 2 SX

Information

How much is an entry?

The entry fee associated with a Supercross Futures Event is $150.00 per class. This entry fee covers the gate fee, parking fee, practice fee, and race fee. It also allows the rider into the pits,track access (at allotted times), and the venue spectating seating.

Am I required to be an AMA Member to register and race?

An AMA membership is required to compete in Supercross Futures and proof of membership must be presented at registration. AMA memberships are available here

Does my mechanic need to be an AMA Member?

An AMA membership is required to be a mechanic in Supercross Futures and proof of membership must be presented at registration. AMA memberships are available online

Is my mechanic’s pass included in entry?

No, your mechanic will need to purchase a mechanics pass for $50 on-site. Each rider is allowed one mechanic to accompany the rider through staging and in the designated mechanic’s area at allotted times. A mechanic’s pass also allows you access to the pits. Persons less then 16 years of age are not allowed in mechanic’s area. Please see section 1.1 in the Supercross Futures Supplemental Rulebook for additional mechanic paddock guidelines.

What does my event registration include?

The rider’s registration includes the riders event entry, pit pass and access to industry seating. Additional industry seating tickets (for friends, family, etc.) can be purchased on-site for $50.

Do I still have to check in if I pre-entered?

Yes, all riders must check in on Thursday or Friday before Supercross Futures tech inspection 
ends.

  • Will Call is open
    • 8am-5pm on Thursday
    • Opens at 8am on Friday (Futures tech inspection is 8:30am-9:30am).
  • To expedite your check in process, please be sure your AMA membership is current on the day of the event. If you need to renew or purchase an AMA membership, please follow this linkAll times/dates subject to change- check Schedule of Events for each city for details). 

Is Supercross Industry Services and Supercross Futures on-site registration the same?

Yes, the Supercross Industry Services is the location for the Supercross Futures check in. A map including the location of the Services trailer will be located on our website at supercrossfutures.com

What do I need to bring to the AMA tech inspection?

Riders or mechanics will need to bring the last four numbers of their frame number to pick up their competition packet which includes; Transponder, schedule of events, and practice sticker.

Do I need a transponder?

Yes, you will need to pickup your event transponder from the AMA truck during tech inspection on Friday from 8:30am-9:30am.

Do I need a helmet eject system?

Helmet eject systems are mandatory and can be purchased onsite at either the AMA Truck or Alpinestars Mobile Medical Unit.

Where will I find event information?

Event information is located on our website.

Is it too late to pre-register?

If you are invited to race and received a registration link, you must register prior to the registration deadline listed at www.supercrosfutures.com, in the 2023 Supercross Futures Premiere Supplemental Rulebook, section 1.1 general information, registration.

What time should I be at the venue?

Refer to the Schedule of Events for Friday and Saturday at www.supercrossfutures.com for event day details.

Can we camp?

Overnight camping is prohibited at venues. Parking within the paddock opens Thursday afternoon, factory teams are afforded parking prior to Privateer riders and Supercross Futures riders.

Does it cost to park?

Parking in the pits is free for active pitting vehicles only (i.e. If it hauls your bike in it can stay). If you are bringing a motorhome it must be hauling a race bike which will be entered to race in that event (via trailer or hitch) in order to gain access to the paddock. Paddock placement is determined by Feld Motor Sports at its sole discretion. All other vehicles will need to be parked in general parking.

Can I bring food and beverages to the event?

You may bring food and drinks to consume within the paddock, however you may not bring food or drinks within the stadium/arena. Additionally, all race personnel, riders, mechanics and anyone associated with riders and photographers must not consume or be under the influence of alcohol or drugs that could affect their normal mental or physical ability. Besides affecting the safety of the event, any such use is inconsistent with the concept of good sportsmanship and is harmful to the sport of motorcycling. Anyone found to be in violation of these policies is subject to disciplinary actions and can lead to forfeiture of AMA membership or event credential.

Can I take photos of my rider at the event?

Still cameras are permitted at Feld Entertainment events, provided that they are non-professional cameras (lenses shorter than six inches) and the photos are intended for personal use only. No footage of our events, either still image or video, may be used for any purpose other than personal use.

How far back do you trophy?

The top 3 riders at each premiere event and the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship will receive a trophy at the podium at the conclusion of the 250 Futures Main Event.

How do I get my Road to Supercross points and my 250SX class license?

For information on how to get your 250SX class license, please see section 3.1 of the Premier Supercross Futures Rulebook.

How do I qualify for the championship round?

The top 5 non-qualified riders at each Premier event qualify for the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship. A rider may compete in multiple events, however, the first event the rider qualifies in will be the only one the rider is advanced from. All riders will advance a position if another rider has already qualified in a different event.

What does it mean to be an alternate?

Once a Premier event has concluded, the top 5 non-qualified riders are eligible to register for the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship but must do so before the deadline for qualified riders to register. Once that deadline has passed, alternate riders become eligible to register until their deadline has passed. As an alternate, you will be notified prior to the event if you have been chosen to replace a rider. Please visit www.supercrossfutures.com and refer to the Supercross Future Premier Rulebook, section 1.1 General Rules, Registration for more information.

What is your rider entry refund policy?

Refund requests must be put in writing and sent to [email protected] no later than seven (7) days before the event. Refunds will not be accepted after that deadline.

What to expect at a Supercross Futures Event:

Registration check in for all Supercross Futures riders is Thursday or Friday before Supercross Futures tech inspection ends. All riders must check in with the AMA at the Industry Will Call trailer on Thursday or Friday morning. Visit www.supercrossfutures.com for event day schedule. If the rider is under the age of 18, their parent or guardian will need to accompany the minor through the Registration process. Please refer to the event information for a map showing where the Industry Will Call trailer will be located for rider check in.

  • Once you reach the Will Call/Registration staging lot, follow instructions on where to appropriately park. Please be aware that this staging lot is temporary parking- there is no camping, long term or event parking permitted in this lot.
  • Once you have checked in and receive your rider and mechanic passes, you will now be permitted to enter the paddock with your vehicle. Parking will be determined by Feld representatives. You must park where they designate you to park.
  • At AMA Tech Inspection riders or mechanics will need to bring the last four numbers of their frame number to pick up their competition packet which includes; transponder, schedule of events and practice sticker.
  • After tech inspection on Friday morning please refer to the schedule of events that will be distributed at tech inspection or available at www.supercrossfutures.com.
  • Please refer to the Supercross Futures Supplemental Rulebook for more information and qualifying procedures.

How do I ask more questions about Supercross Futures?

Call 703-749-5563
E-Mail [email protected]

 

2023 Supercross Futures Supplemental Rulebook

USMCA Certification

Beginning in 2023 the Supercross Futures AMA National Championship will provide coaches that are USMCA certified an exclusive opportunity to participate in on-track activities that are directly related to Supercross Futures.

 

These activities will include:

  • Track Walk on both Friday & Saturday
  • Access to track-side viewing area for Free Practice, Timed Qualifying & Racing
  • Briefing and Debriefing of Supercross Futures athletes

All coaches must check in at registration and be USMCA certified. Valid photo ID and a current USMCA certification is required to purchase.

 

For more information on USMCA certification:

Become USMCA Certified - U.S. Motorcycle Coaching Association

Contact Information: [email protected]

RACE NUMBER INSTRUCTIONS

  • Preference for numbers is based on time of registration. 
  • Numbers must be clearly visible and displayed on the front number plate and both side number plates. 
  • Black backgrounds with white numbers required.
  • It is required that the official Supercross Futures logo appear on the front number plate. You can obtain the logo and/or logo artwork file two ways: 
  1. At each event, all number plate stickers will be available on site.
  2. If a third party produces number plates and/or jerseys for you prior to meets, they may download the official logos
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