The FIM Motocross World Championship was in Loket for the MXGP of Czech Republic along with the Czech round of EMX300 presented by FMF Racing.
Images courtesy of MXGP
The Loket circuit provided epic conditions for the riders with overnight rain watering the track perfectly. The EMX classes took advantage of the conditions with amazing racing in front of the thousands of motocross fans lining the massive hillsides. Racing was over two days, with the first action being completed on Saturday, while Sunday hosted the second moto.
Coming into the weekend the 300cc class was stacked with the talented riders from the usual contenders like GL12 Racing’s Mike [...]
Mark Cossar and Carl Blyth regained their dominance of the British Sidecar Speedway scene last Saturday evening, with a dominant performance at Kings Lynn’s Saddlebow Road circuit.
Report and Result images by Gareth Bemister – Action Images courtesy of Luke Russell
Closest to them in the heats and current second placed crew in the series, Paul Whitelam and Alan Elliott looked in excellent form too, but couldn’t match the pace of Cossar/Blyth when the two crews met. And Yorkshire father and son crew, Rod Winterburn and Billy Winterburn, threw up a surprise against odds in a hard fought ride in the final.
Cossar/Blyth’s four wins out of four could only be [...]
The third round of the G H Motorcycles/G & B Finch Aggregates Youth Hare and Hounds race took place at Foxborough Quarry Sible Hedingham after the main adult event. Again there was a small line up of riders this time there were five including 14 year old Georgia Potter who has been riding in the women’s national competition over the course of this year.
Report by Roger Chaplain – Feature image courtesy of Kayleigh Ridge all others by Paula Day
The usual run to the bikes with Potter starting her engine first to lead but Sible Hedingham’s Will Belton was having none of it as he slipped on the inside of Potter at the first bend to take the lead. At the end of [...]
The iconic Grand Prix circuit of Loket hosted the FIM Motocross World Championship today for the 14th round, the MXGP of Czech Republic. The busy weekend held one of best races of the year where Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Jeffrey Herlings and Jorge Prado took hard earned victories.
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The hills on the Czech circuit create some of the most challenging conditions in the World Championship. Fans from various neighboring countries joined in this weekend’s action by creating an amazing atmosphere which pushed the riders to go even faster. Not to mention, the entire weekend took place just above the beautiful castle town of Loket.
MXGP’s two [...]