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Following the announcement that global energy drink giant – Monster Energy, will again partner with the AUS-X Open for 2016, Monster Energy have launched two national sales promotions being featured in over 900 Woolworths Supermarkets and 500 Woolworths Petrol Stations respectively.

Consumers simply purchase a Monster Energy product from any participating Woolworths Petrol Station and complete their entry online ( for their chance to win a incredibly unique replica Chad Reed Yamaha YZ450F, provided by AUS-X Open event partner Yamaha Motor Australia.

Monster Energy are also giving away money can’t buy VIP experiences at the 2016 AUS-X Open, in the national Woolworths Supermarkets promotion featuring in over 900 Supermarkets nationwide.

Generating mainstream awareness and consequently new fans of supercross in Australia is a key priority for the AUS-X Open promoters and Monster Energy, who have been a strong supporter of the event since it’s inception last year.

“This promotion with Monster Energy inside selected Woolworths outlets is absolutely huge. Having a globally recognised brand such as Monster Energy firstly come on board with the AUS-X Open, and then run a nationwide promotion like this to such a mainstream audience is incredible and vital for the sports expansion within Australia,” commented AUS-X Open director – Ryan Sanderson.

“A sales promotion of this nature has never been done before for supercross in Australia, so it’s incredibly humbling and we are very excited that Monster Energy is giving away a replica Chad Reed Yamaha YZ450F motorcycle and the chance to win VIP experiences at the 2016 AUS-X Open”

Monster Energy’s presence will be on the forefront in terms of athletes at the AUS-X Open too, with Ryan Villopoto, Chad Reed, Cooper Webb, Wil Hahn and Kade Mosig all representing the green claw during the supercross action.

The Monster Energy rig will also host DJ’s and giveaways during the ‘Pit Party’ which is free to attendees, who are welcome to arrive at any time, to soak up the atmosphere and check out the brand activations, team transporters and grab an autograph from their favourite athlete.

The AUS-X Open will be held at Qudos Bank Arena on November 12-13. Tickets start at $40 from Ticketek, and can be found via this link: