AMA Pro Racing Announces Enhanced GoPro Support for 2014 AMA Pro Road Racing Season
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 11, 2014) - For the third consecutive season, GoPro will be the official camera of AMA Pro Road Racing and title sponsor to the Daytona SportBike class in 2014. GoPro will remain as presenting sponsor of the Daytona SportBike year-end points fund, and, new for this year, the camera producer will also present the year-end points fund for the stars of the elite AMA Pro SuperBike class.
Jake Gagne on the #32 RoadRace Factory Yamaha YZF-R6 is shown in action at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course during the 2013 AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike season. AMA Pro Road Racing announced the return of GoPro as not only the official camera of the series overall, but as the returning sponsor of the Daytona SportBike Series for the 2014 season, which will kick-off with the Daytona 200 on Saturday, March 15 at 1:00 PM EDT. AMA Pro Road Racing photo by Brian J. Nelson.
"We are thrilled to continue our partnership with GoPro for the 2014 season," said Michael Gentry, COO of AMA Pro Racing. "Our relationship with GoPro has been a great one thus far and we look forward to doing more business with them in the future. Their Hero line of cameras has been extremely beneficial to our series."
GoPro produces lightweight, wearable and gear-mounted cameras that transform the way consumers and professionals capture and share meaningful content. In AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike competition last season, fans witnessed Cameron Beaubier make history with 12 wins out of 13 starts.
The 2014 AMA Pro Road Racing and AMA Pro Flat Track seasons will kick off with the legendary DAYTONA 200 Week, scheduled for March 13-15, 2014 at Daytona International Speedway.
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GoPro's versatile cameras and accessories enable people to self-capture immersive and engaging footage of themselves enjoying their favorite activities. From extreme to mainstream, GoPro's HERO® line of wearable and gear-mountable capture devices are transforming the way consumers, professional athletes, and video production professionals capture, manage and share meaningful photo and video content. Based in San Mateo, California, GoPro's products are sold through more than 25,000 stores in over 100 countries worldwide and direct via GoPro.com. GoPro branded content is shared and enjoyed by millions of people on popular media channels such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo and YouTube.
GOPRO® and HERO® are trademarks or registered trademarks of GoPro, Inc. in the United States and other countries.
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