Motocross blasting back to Blaxhall this weekend – Preview
Sunday 8th July sees the Woodbridge & DMCC host their third Motocross meeting of the season at the Blaxhall circuit near Woodbridge. A bumper line of 200 riders will compete in an exciting 15 race programme featuring both Expert and Junior graded riders along with the NGR Championship and a line-up of Youth 85cc riders, it is sure to produce a full day of racing action on the sandy circuit.
The Experts consist of British Championship riders Lewis Tombs, Shaun Southgate, Jack Brunell, Jake Edey, George Grigg Pettitt and Josh Peters. While current Eastern Centre Champion Luke Benstead and top local Experts Declan Whittle and Jason Morland will also be battling at the front of the field.
Joining the Experts will be the fastest of the Juniors with the rest being split into the remaining two groups featuring a number of up and coming riders. With 120 Expert and Juniors all battling it out across three groups there is sure to be plenty of close racing.
The NGR Championship of Over 30’s will also be heading to Blaxhall for the 5th round of the championship and Arron Hopkins leads the way and is currently unbeaten all season. Second in the standings is Jake Morphey with Paul Hubbard in third.
Also featuring in the event programme is a full line up of Youth 85cc riders. The class features some National grade riders and the best youth riders between the ages of 9 and 15 years old completing on a mix of Small and Big Wheel machines around the challenging Blaxhall circuit.
All the action starts at 9:15am with practice followed by the first race at around 11:00am. Admission prices are £10 for adults and £5 for unaccompanied children with the Blaxhall Circuit being located using the postcode IP17 1LG. For more information please visit www.woodbridgemcc.co.uk or the clubs Facebook page.