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FIM ACADEMY - SEMINARS FOR OFFICIALS (14-15 OCTOBER 2017)

BIKES AND QUADS TO CONTINUE THEIR CROSS COUNTRY TITLE BATTLES AT HARRISMITH 400

Exciting racing action can be expected at the Harrismith 400, the penultimate round of the 2017 South African National Cross Country Series Championship for Motorcycles and Quads (SACCS Moto) that takes place on Friday, 28 July from the Eeram Farmers Complex at Harrismith in the Free State.

THE ORANGE MIST AND THE THUNDER


Thunder Valley rolled around as the next stop on the National MX calendar, smack bang in the middle of winter and the Red Bull KTM SA squad were all lined up to take as many points off the plate as possible.

HUSQVARNA'S RICHIE DOMINATES

Husqvarna South Africa motocross star Richie van der Westhiuzen made Pietermaritzburg his own over the weekend when he won three out of the four motos he started at a muddy and slippery Thunder Valley MX Nationals.

2017 SUPERGP CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND 6 - DEZZI RACEWAY


A mixed bag of results was carried away from Dezzi Raceway for the MiWay Yamaha Racing team with Clint Seller maintaining his strong lead in the SuperGP class whereas Hayden Jonas and Dino Iozzo had a steep learning experience.

MASSIVE SHOWDOWN IN MARTIZBURG FOR ROUND 5

The fifth round of the Monster Energy TRP Distributors SA MX National Championship took place at Maritzburg Club in a warm Pietermaritzburg this past weekend. Maritzburg is a club that has a very long history in MX and the competitors knew they could expect a great event.

BRETT ATTACKS ROMANIACS

Hot off earning the honour of finishing the Erzberg Enduro a few weeks back, Pepson Plastics Husqvarna Motorcycles South Africa Off Road Team rider Brett Swanepoel is off to Romania for the other ultimate extreme enduro, when he tackles the Red Bull Romaniacs July 27-31.

TRUE ADVENTURE IS ABOUT TO COMMENCE

It's almost time for Quest Boot Camp to kick off. After having to meticulously work through more than 800 entries, the organisers of Honda Quest True Adventure have narrowed it down to just 40 semi-finalists.

NEW LOOK HUSQVARNA MX ATTACK



A new-look Husqvarna Motorcycles South Africa Motocross Team heads to KwaZulu Natal for Pietermaritzburg's fifth round of the South African Motocross Championship this 22 July weekend, with Richie van der Westhuizen now leading the team and Caleb Tenant drafted in as substitute to the injured Maddy Malan.

MIXED FORTUNES FOR CHAMPIONSHIP LEADERS AT DEZZI


As the final stretch of the 2017 DEOD SuperGP Champions Trophy approaches, the riders made their way down to Dezzi Raceway on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast for the sixth round of the championship on Saturday, 15 July.