What a venue and what a turnout!!! For Portsmouth MX Clubs 7th championship round, the club welcomed over 310 riders to the extremely popular and perfectly prepped Wroxton circuit in the heart of Oxford.
Report by Kay Kennedy – Images courtesy of Click466
With practically every gate jammed, the MX2 boys and girls were first off the start line. Brilliant starts, including a holeshot from Shaun Simpson Rider of the Meeting Ryan Turner bode well for this ever-improving rider, but he was unable to hold off the challenges of those who eventually took the top three spots. Charlie Razzell was at the top of his game throughout the day, and despite a quick dirt inspection [...]
The Fiat Professional MXGP of Lombardia hosted fantastic racing but the Ottobiano round of the EMX250 championship provided perhaps the most intriguing races with its ultra competitive field. Taking the Overall victory via two strong races was ASTES4-TESAR Yamaha’s Roan Van De Moosdijk.
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Spread across two days of racing the class was filled with talent. Saturday’s early timed sessions and Last Chance Race provided us with a 40 man gate for the championship points paying races. With several Italians in the mix the fans onsite were just as interested and vocal for the pair of EMX races. Saturday’s Race 1 gave us the first taste of who could handle [...]
The 11th round of the 2018 FIM Motocross World Championship has wrapped up at the Ottobiano circuit in the Lombardia region of Italy. The Fiat Professional MXGP of Lombardia hosted one of the most important races of the 2018 season so far with Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Antonio Cairoli and Jorge Prado taking the overall wins and gaining precious championship points in the process.
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Italy’s Ottobiano circuit was challenging for the best riders in the world with rough, technical, and sandy sections testing both rider fitness and ability. In addition to the track taking its toll on the riders’ energy so too did the high temperatures but thousands [...]
Teenager Harry Walker heads to the final round of the European Championship next month still with a chance of clinching the prestigious FIM-sanctioned title in his debut season following a career best performance at the penultimate round in Estonia last Sunday.
The ZIP Yamaha rider secured a fantastic second place overall in front a massive crowd at Kivioli thanks to a fourth in the first 30-minute moto, followed by a gutsy and hard fought second place in the final outing.
He now heads to the final round at Stelpe in Latvia on July 29th just 24 points behind the series leader, Christopher Tveraen of Norway, and 17 behind the reigning European Champion, Kevin Saar of [...]