2020 Rides Announced for Beta AMA National Dual Sport Series

Riders can choose from 16 events nationwide and win a Beta motorcycle

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The schedule for the 2020 Beta AMA National Dual Sport Series, presented be Kenda Tires, features 16 multi-day rides organized by clubs and promoters chartered by the American Motorcyclist Association.

The series has roots dating to 1987, and it attracts both casual riders and racers. It boasts a wide variety of terrain, as well as public and private land.

“The dual sport riding community is very welcoming and spans more activities than just riding,” AMA Recreational Riding Manager Heather Wilson said. “It’s also about hanging out at the campfire and telling stories or discussing your next bike modification or accessory.”

One lucky series participant will win a Beta motorcycle at the end of 2020. All participants in the series are automatically entered to win.

“2020 will be the sixth year for Beta as the title sponsor of the AMA National Dual Sport Series,” said Beta National Marketing Manager Kris Kalar. “The growth of the series has helped with our dual sport sales, while also connecting some of our dealers with motorcycle enthusiasts at the events.”

Kalar said it’s great to see that many of the event organizers help the fight to keep trails open for riding, as restrictions become ever more threatening.

“We look forward to the coming year and hope that series attendees will enjoy the Beta gift kits we put together for them,” Kalar said.

In addition to title sponsor Beta and presenting sponsor Kenda Tires, IMS Products is supporting the series for 2020.

2020 Schedule

    • April 25-26: Perry Mountain Tower Run
      Perry Mountain Motorcycle Club — Stanton, Ala.
    • May 30-31: Durty Dabbers Great Adventure Dual Sport
      Durty Dabbers — Lock Haven, Pa.
    • June 6-7: Ride for Research
      Wisconsin Dual Sport Riders — Wabeno, Wis.
    • June 6-7: Show Me 200
      Midwest Trail Riders Association — Bixby, Mo.
    • June 13-14: Ozark 200
      Arkansas Dirt Riders, Inc. — New Blaine, Ark.
    • June 27-28: Big Bear Run
      Big Bear Trail Riders — Big Bear, Calif.
    • July 25-26: Copperhead
      Hocking Valley Motorcycle Club — Logan, Ohio
    • Sept. 12-13: Land Between the Lakes 200
      K T Riders — Dover, Tenn.
    • Sept. 12-13: Baby Burr
      Enduro Riders of Ohio — New Plymouth, Ohio
    • Sept. 19-20: Yosemite Dual Sport Adventure
      Family Off-Road Adventures — Buck Meadows, Calif.
    • Sept. 26-27: Big Woods 200
      Wisconsin Dual Sport Riders — Wabeno, Wis.
    • Sept. 26-27: Buffaloe 500
      Stoney Lonesome Motorcycle Club — Columbus, Ind.
    • Oct. 3-4: Shenandoah 500
      Washington Area Trail Riders — Mount Solon, Va.
    • Oct. 31-Nov.1: Hammer Run
      Tri-County Sportsmen — Port Elizabeth, N.J.
    • Nov. 7-8: Howlin’ at the Moon
      Arizona Trail Riders — Payson, Ariz.
  • Nov. 27-28: L.A.-Barstow to Vegas
    District 37 Dual Sport — Palmdale, Calif.

The series schedule and detailed information about the events can be found at www.americanmotorcyclist.com/dualsport.

Be sure to follow the series’ official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/AMADualSport. Post your photos from the events on social media using #AMAdualsport.

About the American Motorcyclist Association
Founded in 1924, the AMA is a not-for-profit member-based association whose mission is to promote the motorcycle lifestyle and protect the future of motorcycling. As the world’s largest motorcycling rights and event sanctioning organization, the AMA advocates for riders’ interests at all levels of government and sanctions thousands of competition and recreational events every year. The AMA also provides money-saving discounts on products and services for its members. Through the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Pickerington, Ohio, the AMA honors the heroes and heritage of motorcycling. For more information, visit www.americanmotorcyclist.com.

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