September 13, 2016:
* The appeal hearing was convened to consider all materials presented by the #42 and rule on the appeal.
* Per Rule A5.8, the appeal board consisted of a non-voting chairperson from AMA Pro Racing and three voting members not affiliated with AMA Pro Racing and with no material interest in the matter at hand.
* The appeal board ruled that the #42 did not violate rule 3.22.h and reversed the disqualification of the #42, reinstating his points and purse from the Central New York Half-Mile.
* Per Rule A5.20, the determination of the appeal board is final, binding and shall not be appealable to AMA Pro Racing, any court, or any other tribunal.