XRRA - Xtreme Rock Racing Invades Rupp Arena Publish date: Jan 23, 2008
By: Press Release
Source: Competition Rock Crawling on Off-Road.com
(January 18th, 2008) - The XRRA made history this past weekend at the Rupp Arena located in Lexington, KY . On January 18th and 19th, the teams of the Xtreme Rock Racing Association gave 20,000 extreme motorsports fans a taste of what Rock Racing is all about.
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"The XRRA is more than pleased with the outcome of this past weekends event. This was our first arena style rock race and it could not have gone any better. The event staff and crew for Rupp Arena made for a great experience, their professionalism and willingness to work with us on building of the courses and promotion of Xtreme Rock Racing was fantastic." said XRRA President, Jodi Weaver. "The XRRA feels that this event shows us the many possibilities for the future of Xtreme Rock Racing. We look forward to working with other Arena's in the promotion and progression of this exciting motorsport."
Situated in downtown Lexington, Kentucky and within five hours of such major cities as Chicago, St. Louis, Nashville and Atlanta, its location at the intersection of Interstates 64 and 75 and within a day's drive of 75% of the US population, conveniently places Lexington and Rupp Arena at the heart of one of America's most traveled crossroads. The completely updated Rupp Arena is prepared to stage your event with professional ease in state-of-the-art comfort. Home to University of Kentucky Wildcats basketball, Rupp Arena is a multi-function facility that seats up to 23,000 people.
The XRRA is the industry leader in the sanctioning and promotion of Xtreme Rock Racing worldwide, with events throughout the United States, Mexico and Germany with additional events coming soon in Israel and Canada. The XRRA offers an intense mix of off-road racing, from short course wide open jumps and banked turns; to technical lines that can be unforgiving, making for non-stop action from the starting line to the checkered flag.