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HUSQVARNAS PUSH ON IN JOZI

Posted on October 19, 2017 at 2:40 AM Comments comments (0)






What SA National Motocross Championship Round 7 Report

Where Terra Topia, Gauteng

When Saturday 14 October 2017


Caleb, Jason defy lady luck at Terra Topia


Husqvarna South Africa’s motocross team has endured a difficult 2017 race season with injury — both the team’s official riders were sideli...

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RECORD BREAKING MX FINAL AT TERRA TOPIA!

Posted on October 16, 2017 at 5:30 AM Comments comments (0)





GAUTENG – The final round of the Monster Energy TRP Distributors SA MX National Championship is always met with massive anticipation and excitement. This year, with only one of the nine championships wrapped up, it was guaranteed to be an incredible day of racing and it lived up to those expectations. Not only did Terra Topia attract the highest number of entrie...

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CBA Concours

Posted on October 11, 2017 at 8:10 AM Comments comments (0)

MOTORCYCLE CHAMPION Sati Jabbal with his 1925 DKW was declared the motorcycle overall winner in the CBA Africa Concours d’Elegance.



BEST ALFA. Clive Mawson (left), the FIM AFRICA Vice President and Chairman of the Leisure, Touring and Road Safety Commission, presented the trophy for the highest placed Alfa Romeo to Gayling May (right) at the CBA Africa Concours d’Elegance.

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HUSQVARNA'S TOUGH BREAK

Posted on October 10, 2017 at 2:40 AM Comments comments (0)




What Monster Energy SA Motocross Championship Round 7 Preview 2

Where Terra Topia, Gauteng

When Saturday 14 October


Injury urges another motocross team change


Husqvarna South Africa’s motocross team’s tumultuous year continues on the news that star rider Richie van der Westhuizen, who s...

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FIM Academy SEMINARS FOR OFFICIALS

Posted on October 6, 2017 at 4:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Dear Sir or Madam,


We inform you that the registration for the FIM Seminar Commission of Circuit Racing Superlicence - GP World Championship Clerk of the Course - Geneva, Switzerland, 2018-02-09 - 2018-02-09 is open.


For registration of the participants, please click on the following link: http://seminars.fim.ch/seminar/register/registration/id/601

For information about the seminar, please click on the following link: http:...

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Clint Seller & MiWay Racing win 2017 SuperGP SBK Championship on the Anassis powered Yamaha R1

Posted on October 6, 2017 at 4:05 AM Comments comments (0)




The final round of the 2017 SuperGP Champions trophy was a mere formality for the MiWay Yamaha Racing team.


At the penultimate round one month earlier, Clint Seller had already secured the premier SuperGP title and the Super600 championship was out of reach for Hayden Jonas. Regardless of the stakes, the MiWay Racing team powered by Yamaha came out in full force and provided the...

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UNTIL THE FAT LADY SINGS

Posted on October 6, 2017 at 3:55 AM Comments comments (0)


What Monster Energy SA Motocross Championship Round 7 Preview

Where Terra Topia, Gauteng

When Saturday 14 October

Husqvarna’s MX heroes chasing final glory





Husqvarna South Africa’s motocross team heads to a home race at Terra Topia’s season finale in Gauteng Saturday 14 October, with team leader Richie van der West...

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OVERALL CBA AFRICA CONCOURS D'ELEANCE WINNERS DICCON WILCOCK AND SATI JABBAL AND 21 CLASS WINNERS RECEIVE AWARDS AT GALA DINNER

Posted on October 6, 2017 at 2:30 AM Comments comments (0)


CBA hosted a gala dinner at the Panafric Hotel for the 110 competitors in the Africa Concours d’Elegance. Chris Pasha, the CBA Group Head of Marketing, complimented the Alfa Romeo Owners Club for the high standard of the 47th Concours in the annual series and congratulated the overall winners Diccon Wilcock and Sati Jabbal and the 21 class winners.


While presenting the top car and motorcycle awards Chris Pasha said, “The event was one of the most clo...

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DICCON WILCOCK AND SATI JABBAL EMERGE TOP WINNERS IN CLOSE FOUGHT CBA AFRICA CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE

Posted on October 6, 2017 at 2:20 AM Comments comments (0)




On a bright sunny day cheerful spectators, vintage and classic car, and motorcycle competitors and dedicated officials gathered at the Nairobi racecourse for the 47th edition of the annual Concours d’Elegance organized by the Alfa Romeo Owners Club and sponsored for the sixth time by CBA.


The event was one of the most clos fought in the series with Diccon Wilcock’s 1934 Railto...

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BRETT BLASTS TO THIRD

Posted on October 3, 2017 at 2:55 AM Comments comments (0)


What Lesotho Enduro Report

Where Thaba Bosiu, Lesotho

When 29-30 September 2017

Husqvarna's Swanepoel comes from behind





Pepson Plastics Husqvarna Enduro star Brett Swanepoel completed his come-from-behind charge to end up on the 2017 Liquorland MSA Enduro Championship Podium following a double silver weeke...

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2017 FIM General Assembly and FIM Awards - Assemblée Générale FIM et FIM Awards 2017

Posted on September 27, 2017 at 9:35 AM Comments comments (0)


Dear Madam, Dear Sir,


Please find enclosed your invitation to attend the 2017 FIM General Assembly and FIM Awards to be held on 25 and 26 November in Andorra-la-Vella, Andorra.


Please inform us of your participation by enrolling on the FIM Online Platform by using the following link:

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MASSIVE SHOWDOWN EXPECTED FOR MOTOCROSS NATIONAL FINAL AT TERRA TOPIA!

Posted on September 27, 2017 at 2:15 AM Comments comments (0)




JOHANNESBURG, GAUTENG, 2017 – Not only has 2017 proven to be one of the most intense racing seasons yet, but the final round will see all the championships decided and crowned at Terra Topia. The standard of racing that we have been witness to this year pays tribute to the work that been done over the recent years by everyone involved in the National MX Championship.

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SANDRA SET TO STAR

Posted on September 26, 2017 at 5:35 AM Comments comments (0)

What Lesotho Enduro Preview

Where Thaba Bosiu, Lesotho

When 30 September - 1 October 2017



Husqvarna lass Gomes adds enduro sparkle


The Pepson Plastics Husqvarna South Africa Enduro Team heads to Lesotho’s season finale with a most exciting rider in place of the injured Henco Botha Saturday 30 September-1 October. Among the world’s leading l...

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Lesotho Enduro - 29 And 30 September

Posted on September 20, 2017 at 3:40 AM Comments comments (0)




6th & 7th Rounds of the Liquorland Enduro Championship


A reminder that entries close for the event this Friday.


The double header is being held from Thaba Bosiu and there are seperate Regularity routes for Friday & Saturday. The loops are around 35km. The Enduro Test and Special Test are both being...

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MAYFAIR GEARBOX GAUTENG MOTOCROSS SERIES

Posted on September 11, 2017 at 4:20 AM Comments comments (1)


MiWay Racing powered by PS Yamaha: 2017 SuperGP Championship at Round 7 Phakisa Freeway

Posted on September 11, 2017 at 2:25 AM Comments comments (0)





It didn’t come as a surprise to anyone that Clint Seller with still one round to go, secured his 5th South African Motorcycle championship on the Anassis Racing prepared MiWay Yamaha R1 at the penultimate round of the Super-GP Champions Trophy at Phakisa Freeway last weekend. The style in which he claimed his 2017 title merely underlined his form of the season and the sup...

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Lesotho Enduro Entries Open

Posted on September 7, 2017 at 3:00 AM Comments comments (0)




The double header is being held from Thaba Bosiu.


Lesotho Enduro 29 & 30th September


This event will make great Roof of Africa training and we encourage entries from Roof participants. There will be different Regularity & Extreme tests on Friday & Saturday with common MX test & Enduro Test on both days.


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HUSQVARNA'S HARD HARRISMITH

Posted on September 7, 2017 at 2:40 AM Comments comments (0)





What SA National Motocross Championship Round 6 Report

Where Harrismith, Free State

When 2 September 2017


A tough day's motocross in the Free State



Husqvarna South Africa’s motocross team came back from Harrismith in the Free State with less points than expected in the SA national cha...

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HARRISMITH PRODUCES THE BEST RACING OF THE SEASON FOR ROUND 6!

Posted on September 4, 2017 at 4:20 AM Comments comments (0)




GAUTENG – The sixth round of the Monster Energy TRP Distributors SA MX National Championship saw the competitors return to Holeshot Harries in Harrismith. Despite some heavy winds the two days before the event, the sun was out and the weather played along for a superb race day. The club did a great job once again hosting approximately 180 competitors for both the National and ...

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Woodward to represent Fuchs Lubricants on the international stage

Posted on September 1, 2017 at 7:05 AM Comments comments (0)





Another opportunity beckons for Monroe Racing South Africa’s star Savannah Woodward to shine on the international stage. During September 2017 the seventeen year old superbike rider from Benoni in South Africa’s Gauteng province will travel to Italy in acceptance of an invitation extended by the Italian branch of the team’s sponsor Fuchs Lubrican...

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