Camilleri brothers continue to dominate ASMK Motocross

Thursday, February 8, 2018, 14:00

On Sunday 4th February 2018 Assocjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi continued with an activity of the Honda Motocross National Championship 2017/2018. For this competition 21 competitors divided into three classes registered for this race held at Ta’ Qali ASMK Sports Complex.

During the day in Class A experienced and skilled riders competed in this field, especially Kyle Camilleri who on his KTM dominated the qualification race. During this pre-race event Kyle was followed by Carmelo Borg on his Honda and Clayton Camilleri on a KTM. During the following two other Heats Kyle Camilleri registered a record lap time and also won the first Heat. But in the second Heat it was Kyle’s brother Clayton Camilleri who won this Heat ahead of Kyle Camilleri who finished in second place. The Final Result of the day for Class A declared Clayton as the winner followed by his brother Kyle Camilleri. Both Camilleri’s compete on KTM motorcycles while third placed Carmel Borg rided on a Honda. Fourth place was awarded to Stefan Dimech on his Honda while fifth placed James Zahra riding a Sherco MX Bike.

In Class B, Bernard Sammut on his sponsored Beta dominated this class and managed to win both the qualifying and the Heats of the day. Sammut was followed by Daniel Caruana on a Honda while third placed Christopher Hartmann on a KTM. Fourth and fifth places were won by Krist Falzon and Michael Sant respectively both riding on Husqvarna motorcycles.

In the Veterans Class, which was held for riders aging 40 years and more but who are still able to ride motocross in competition. In this class Paul Deguara on his KTM won this class. In the Final Classification Paul was followed by Andrew Cassar on KTM. Third placed rider was Daniel Bonnici on a KTM.

Meanwhile the activities of the Association are to continue during next week. On Thursday 15th February 2018 a meeting and race registration is organized for those competitors who wish to participate in the ‘Mini Car Demolition’ to be held on 18th March 2018 at Ta’ Qali.

On Saturday 17th February 2018 ASMK will be holding the Race Final of the Autocross Class A which was postponed on Sunday 26th November 2017. This race is being held at the Ta’ Qali Sport Complex and starts at 3, 00pm. Admission to this race final is free for all.

On Sunday 18th February 2018 ASMK will be organizing another motorcycle race from the WotoMoto National Enduro Championship for 2017/2018. This event which is open also to non-ASMK members is to take place at the Fawwara Hardrocks Quarry and starts at 10. 00am. Registration opens at 09. 00am.

Further information visit www.asmk.org.mt or the ASMK’s Facebook page Assocjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi. One can also make contact by email info@asmk.org.mt  and mobile no. 9942 5489.

Photos by Mario Micallef





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