Road 2 Recovery Foundation Announces Second Annual Poker TournamentThursday, August 24, 2006 | 6:52 AM
Hold 'Em or Fold 'Em Celebrity Poker Tournament at MGM Grand in Las Vegas
Scottsdale, AZ - The Road 2 Recovery Foundation announces its second annual celebrity poker tournament at MGM Grand in Las Vegas to be held Thursday, Oct. 12. The tournament will coincide with the Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open of Supercross event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Oct. 13-15. The tournament will allow fans to be seated at a table with a celebrity or a Supercross hero and the winner of the tournament will be awarded a $10,000 seat to the 2007 World Series of Poker Main Event!
Space in the tournament will be limited to a first-come, first-served basis. Be sure to check out www.road2recovery.com for more information.
The Road 2 Recovery Foundation is dedicated to helping AMA licensed motocross members with financial assistance if they sustain career-ending injuries as well as providing motivational, emotional and spiritual support to these individuals and their families. For more information and sponsorship opportunities contact Road 2 Recovery at 866-686-6869 or [email protected].
The ninth annual Rockstar Energy Drink U.S. Open is an invite-only, indoor off-road motocross race inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Reigning champion Ricky Carmichael will defend his title against the world’s top motocross racers as they compete for the world’s largest single race purse. Invited riders include 14-time AMA National champion Ricky Carmichael, two-time U.S. Open champion Chad Reed (Yamaha), two-time 125cc regional supercross champion James Stewart (Kawasaki), former 125 Western Regional AMA Supercross Series champion Kevin Windham (Honda) and additional competitors to be announced after the upcoming Amp’d Mobile World Supercross GP/Amp’d Mobile AMA Supercross Series.
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