Jayme Dalsing (AMA Arenacross Series Director) says: "It’s an honor for Feld Motor Sports and the AMA Arenacross Series to welcome Buddy to the broadcast team this season."
Buddy Antunez says: "I can’t wait to join Jason and Lindsey in the booth this season. The AMA Arenacross Series holds a very special place in my heart and I’m excited to make a return to the sport, even if it isn’t racing out on the track."Weigandt has been the voice of the series since it began being broadcast on SPEED. His well-rounded announcing experience across all disciplines of dirt-bike racing and his vast knowledge of the sport is unmatched by any other host in the industry.
Jason Weigandt says: "Arenacross is simply the most intimate and unpredictable form of racing. It is virtually impossible to assume what will take place because every time you do, something you never would have expected happens." "That’s what makes this sport so captivating for the viewers. It’ll be an honor to have Buddy alongside me in the booth because there is no other rider more synonymous with Arenacross than the BudMan."Scheltema officially joins the broadcast lineup after two years of experience holding down the Miss Arenacross title and its duties. The full-time student and professional women’s motocross rider is the ultimate representative of the AMA seriess and her passion and excitement for the sport will come through to the viewers.
Lindsey Sheltema says: "I’ve always dreamed of bringing the AMA Arenacross Series to the thousands of fans at home and now it’s finally happening. I can’t wait to give the viewers the inside scoop from the track and work with such a talented pair of individuals in Jason and Buddy."The 2011 AMA Arenacross Series kicks off on Saturday, Jan. 8, from the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla.For more information, log on to Arenacross.com.