The high-octane world of SuperMotocross is set to rev up the excitement once again as the 2024 season kicks off today with the much-anticipated A1 event! This year's championship promises a spectacular showdown of speed, skill, and sheer motocross mastery.
Leading the charge is the 2023 SuperMotocross 450 World Champion, Jett Lawrence. Fans are eagerly awaiting his debut in the Supercross premier class, bringing his championship-winning momentum to the forefront. The young star's performance is one of the most anticipated elements of this season.
Also in the spotlight is Haiden Deegan, the reigning SuperMotocross 250 World Champion. His transition to the bigger stage is expected to add a new layer of competition and excitement to the event.
But that's not all. A1 will feature a line-up of motocross elites. Hunter Lawrence steps into the 450 class for his rookie year, bringing his unique style and determination. Eli Tomac, the 2022 Supercross and Pro Motocross champion, is hungry to win again, and we expect to see him up on the box tonight.
Two-time Supercross champion Cooper Webb and 2023 Monster Energy 450 Supercross Champion Chase Sexton are also in the mix, each with their own set of impressive skills and track records. And let's not forget the veteran racers Aaron Plessinger and Justin Barcia, who are both healthy and gearing up to bring their experience and flair to the 2024 season.
For international fans, the action won't be out of reach. The preview show can be streamed globally on the SuperMotocross Video Pass (supermotocross.tv), ensuring no one misses out on the high-speed thrills.
NBC Sports is set to provide comprehensive coverage of the 2024 SuperMotocross World Championship, starting with the Monster Energy Supercross season opener at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, Calif. Catch it live on today, Saturday, Jan. 6, at 8 p.m. ET on Peacock and USA Network. If you miss the live event, worry not! Encore presentations are scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 7, on NBC at 2 p.m. ET and on Monday, Jan. 8, on CNBC at 1 a.m. ET. Additionally, CNBC will air next-day encores for all 31 rounds throughout the series in 2024.
Get ready for a season full of breathtaking jumps, intense rivalries, and the undeniable spirit of SuperMotocross!
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