Weymouth Beach Motocross
Sunday 20 October 2013
This exciting national motocross event attracts over 250 top riders from all over England, machines ranging from 125cc to 500cc riders aged 15 years upward, with several top women riders competing in this annual event. Crowds of over 15,000 pack Weymouth Seafront to enjoy the thrills and spills of this unique spectacle.
The race programme includes one hour practice session (12noon - 1pm) followed by 6 races, 2 races in each category of Expert, Senior, Junior. Accumulated results in both races gives the final positions.
The famous beach course is approximately one mile long and is designed to test the riders to the limits, reaching speeds of 70 mph, while competitively negotiating 'Bomb Holes', Dare Devil Jumps, Sharp Chicanes and a high speed straight.
Take a visit to the "races pit area", browse along the motocross trade stalls and enjoy the many seafront attractions, entertainment and hospitality.
The Beach Motocross is another great sporting event hosted on Weymouth Beach, a fascinating and successful contrast to the traditional holiday beach scene.
This event, like so many of Weymouth and Portland's great Festivals, is free.
The event is organised by The Purbeck Motorcycle Club, The Weymouth Lions Club (website: www.weymouthlionsclub.co.uk) wilth full support from Weymouth and Portland Borough Council's Tourism and Leisure Services Unit.
All entries and form available through AMCA office or website.
Further general information, please telephone 07944 840722.