Los Angeles, CA (February 3, 2011) -- The XDL Championship Series will open the 2011 season with its first-ever Freeride Festival at Daytona International Speedway from March 9 to 12. This new festival format combines XDL Pro competitions with an AFS amateur event and open track time for freeride sessions. In addition there will be clinics held by the pros on bike preparation, safety gear and riding. New for 2011, XDL is adding the BlingRockets XDL Tour, a custom bike festival that invites owners of custom bikes of all caliber to come out, represent and have a good time. Add to that music and girls and you have the recipe for the perfect event. Off the track XDL will host an informal welcome party on Friday, March 11 and Saturday, March 12, the late night action is at Arena.