Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort to host RCH Racing Team visit

RCH Racing Team

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (WOOD) The RCH Racing team will be making another special appearance at Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort.

On Tuesday, March 17 RCH Racing Team’s Ricky Carmichael, Carey Hart, Broc Tickle and Ken Roczen will be on the Soaring Eagle gaming floor with their poker faces on and smoothly playing their cards in a celebrity poker tournament.

Players Club members can win a seat to play in the celebrity poker tournament. Soaring Eagle will have a drawing at 6 p.m. on March 17 to choose 20 lucky winners! Guests can gather around the tables to watch as the celebrity poker tournament unfolds at 7 p.m..

Entries for the drawing can be obtained through the players club beginning March 1, through 5 p.m. March 17. Only one entry per person will be permitted so that everyone will have an equal chance for their name to be drawn. Poker players will compete for a prize pool of $5,000 cash with first place taking $1,800.

Then on Wednesday March 18 at 5:30pm the Soaring Eagle Snack Shop will have a grand re-opening with a presentation of a new storefront name, “RCH CAFÉ”. Menu items and operation will remain the same as the Snack Shop; however, there will be interesting twists and updates in décor for guests to gaze.

Following the RCH CAFÉ opening, Ricky Carmichael, Carey Hart, Broc Tickle and Ken Roczen will be hanging out for an hour offering autograph and photo opportunities.

RCH Racing’s Ricky Carmichael is a motocross/supercross legend known in racing circles as the “GOAT” i.e. the “Greatest Of All Time” by winning a total of 15 Championships (10 MX & 5 SX). Some of his accomplishments as a motocross racer include: 1996 Rookie of the Year; 150 career wins; 2 perfect seasons; never losing a MX championship from 1997-2006; 4x MX des Nations Individual Champion (3x Team Champions); and 5-time AMA Rider of the Year.

Carey Hart is a pioneer and superstar in freestyle motocross racing. He was the first rider ever to try a backflip on a motocross bike. And he was the first racer to do an invert superman-seat grab that is now known as the “Hart Attack.” Carey Hart is an accomplished marketing entrepreneur, an industry leader, and is also married to pop singer, Pink.

Rounding out the team appearing at Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort is Brock Tickle and Ken Roczen. Brock Tickle is an accomplished motocross racer who was the 2011 SX Lites West Champion. Ken Roczen is 250 class motocross world champion in 2011, 250 class west coast supercross champion in 2013 and 450 class US motocross champion in 2014.

Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort is the Midwest’s premier AAA Four Diamond gaming and hospitality destination, offering top-name entertainment year-round, award-winning dining, high-stakes bingo and a full-service spa. For more information, visit

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