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How to Watch: Red Bull Hangtown Motocross Classic

Friday, May 18, 2018 | 6:05 PM

The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship kicks off this Saturday with the Red Bull Hangtown Motocross Classic. Eli Tomac, who won this event in 2017, will hope for another strong showing as he begins his 450MX title defense against the likes of two-time outdoor champion Ken Roczen, last year's runner-up Marvin Musquin and newly minted supercross champ Jason Anderson.

Whether you prefer to watch online or through your television, here's a rundown on how to see all the action from Hangtown.


Saturday, May 19
Qualifiers | 1:10 – 2 p.m. ET
All Motos | 4 – 8 p.m. ET

For the second straight season, NBC Sports Gold will provide the live streaming for all 12 rounds of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship. Every single moto can be seen live and commercial-free for subscribers who purchase the Pro Motocross Pass, and each race will be available on-demand for subscribers to watch later.

Exclusive to NBC Sports Gold will be live coverage of qualifiers — specifically, the second practice sessions for the 450 A and 250 A groups — at each round.

NBC Sports Gold is available to residents of the following countries: the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Sweden, Canada, Ireland, Denmark, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Austria, Spain, Italy, Luxembourg and Japan.


For American fans, television coverage of all 12 rounds can be found on MAVTV and the networks of NBC. MAVTV will show the first motos in each class live each week, while NBCSN will typically have coverage of the second motos.

The U.S. television schedule for Hangtown is below.

Saturday, May 19
Moto 1 | 4 – 6 p.m. ET | MAVTV | LIVE
Moto 2 | 8:30 – 10:30 p.m. ET | NBCSN

Friday, May 25
Highlight Show | 2 – 3 a.m. ET | NBCSN

For fans outside the U.S. who don't have access to NBC Sports Gold, the Nationals will be simulcast to various countries across the globe. Check your local TV listings for the time and network in your area.