Rossi/Edwards Replica Charity Auction Staff
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Yamaha to Auction Rossi's and Edwards‭' ‬Gear for Charity

Cypress,‭ ‬CA‭ ‬-‭ ‬May‭ ‬25,‭ ‬2005‭ ‬-‭ ‬In conjunction with its‭ ‬50th Anniversary Celebration,‭ ‬Yamaha Motor U.S.‭ ‬is pleased to announce an‭ ‬incredible opportunity to bid for a set of riding gear from either MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi or his Gauloises Yamaha teammate Colin Edwards.‭ ‬The gear will be presented,‭ ‬in person,‭ ‬by the two MotoGP stars at the Red Bull U.S.‭ ‬Grand Prix.‭ ‬All monies raised will benefit‭ ‬Feed the Children,‭ ‬Yamaha Motor‭ ‬Corporation‭’‬s charity.

‭The‭ ‬Valentino Rossi package‭ ‬will include a brand-new set of replica‭ ‬#46‭ ‬Dainese leathers,‭ ‬an AGV replica helmet,‭ ‬and a pair of Dainese boots that were recently worn by the World Champion.‭

The‭ ‬Colin Edwards package‭ ‬will include a full set of gear worn by the American during the weekend,‭ ‬including Spidi leathers,‭ ‬his Arai Helmet,‭ ‬and Sidi boots and gloves.‭

Each package will also include a pair of‭ ‬weekend three-day general admission passes to‭ ‬the‭ ‬Red Bull U.S.‭ ‬Grand Prix,‭ ‬July‭ ‬8-10‭ ‬at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca,‭ ‬and hotel room for‭ ‬Thursday,‭ ‬July‭ ‬7‭ ‬through Sunday,‭ ‬July‭ ‬10.‭

The winning bidders will be invited on stage during‭ ‬Saturday‭ ‬ceremonies to‭ ‬receive their personally autographed gear directly from the Gauloises Yamaha Team duo‭ ‬– either‭ ‬the MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi or the Texas Tornado himself,‭ ‬Colin Edwards.‭

The auction will be conducted on eBay starting‭ ‬May‭ ‬25‭ ‬and continuing until June‭ ‬10.‭

Rossi package on eBay.

Colin Edwards package on eBay.

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