Gozo Motocross Championship 2018/19 opens this Sunday
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The 2018/19 Yamaha Gozo Motocross Championship opens with Round 1 this Sunday, the 28th of October, organised by the Gozo Motocross Association at Ta’ Xhajma Motocross Track, with races starting at 1:00pm.
Following on from the huge success of Saturday NightMX, thoughts now turn to the competitive season and motocross fans are looking forward to this first Sunday of racing.
Riders are training flat-out at Ta’ Xhajma track and fans and spectators are in for exciting and challenging set of races with new riders joining the Association for the new season.GMA is also organising a MotoTrial event, on Sunday, the 4th of November 2018, between 10am and 4pm, at Munxar square, in collaboration with the Munxar Local Council, Gozo Sports Board and the Ministry for Gozo.
The Association said that trials require balance and machine control. A competitor rides through an obstacle course while attempting to avoid touching the ground with their feet.
It said that for this event professional Maltese riders will be competing on a constructed obstacle course full of different sized elements. The designated route will be carefully planned to test the skill of the riders themselves.
Junior riders will also be testing their riding skills, with a special kids MotoTrial show during this one-time event happening in Gozo.
For more information and to keep up to date with events please visit the Gozo Motocross Association facebook page.