ASMK Ladies Demolition Derby

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 10:49

Next Sunday Assocjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi (ASMK) will continue with the sixth event of the ASMK Pasta-Poiatti National Championship 2018/2019. The event starts at 10 am ending with the first edition of the Ladies Demolition Derby 2019 expected to begin at 3 pm.

In this first edition of the Ladies Demolition Derby, 10 competitors will take this challenge after several years supporting the male members of their family or their husbands. The male competitors will be witnessing the event from the opposite side where each lady will be replacing them behind the steering wheel.

ASMK is holding this event for furthering the inclusion of women in Motorsport.  The competitors will be competing on cars not bigger than 4 meters (13 ft) long.

Meanwhile, last Sunday ASMK organized the third event of the National Enduro WotoMoto 2018/2019 Championship, where 16 competitors divided in four classes registered for this event. The activity was held at the Tal-Ballut Blocks Ltd, limits of Naxxar.

Bernard Sammut on a Beta motorcycle dominated the 2.3 kilometers long track circuit. Sammut registered the best time at the Pole Position followed by Joseph Scicluna on a KTM motorcycle and Matthew Gauci on Beta. Sammut continued to improve his timed laps during the two timed Heats and won the race with a total time of 11 minutes 27.698 seconds. Although Gauci gained one placing on Scicluna during the Timed Heats he finished in 2nd place with a total time of 11 minutes 43.307 seconds. Scicluna came third with a total time of 12 minutes 37.376 seconds.

In Class B, Gabriel Muscat on a KTM motorcycle won this class with his total time of 13 minutes 57.282 seconds. Aidan Camilleri on a KTM motorcycle followed second with a total time of 15 minutes 19.525 seconds. Rowen Bonello on a Beta came third with a total time of 16 minutes 37.873 seconds.

Kurt Muscat riding a Yamaha motorcycle won Class C with a total time of 18 minutes 12.560 seconds. Muscat was followed by Kyle Stone on a KTM motorcycle in 19 minutes 2.376 seconds and Mario Gatt on Yamaha motorcycle who twice lapped the track in 28 minutes 43.713 seconds.

Julian Scicluna on an OSET electric bike won the Junior Class registering a total time of 23 minutes 3.512 seconds. Scicluna was followed by Antoine Muscat on KTM motorcycle as he did not finish the race challenge in the second timed Lap.

The next Enduro event will be held on Sunday 24 March 2019 and is set to start at 10 am. The location for this next event is to be announced following the issue of permits by the authorities.

For more information visit  www.asmk.org.mt or the Facebook pages named A.S.M.K. Malta or Assoċjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi. You can reach the association by sending an email on info@asmk.org.mt or calling on 9942 5489.





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