YAMAHA Gozo Motocross Championship- Round 3

Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 14:35

The Gozo Motorcross Association organised its third round of the championship 2017/18 at Ta’ Xħajma Track. Twenty riders participated in today’s event, watched by numerous fans who came to support their favourite riders.The competition proved to be an unpredictable and changeable moment wrapped up in a dramatic atmosphere of emotion, noise, expectation and excitement.

Riders of Class A dominated the day as its riders put on the most incredible competitive show. Top rider of the Championship classification, Etienne Bigeni, together with Steve Xuereb, Robert Spiteri, Joseph Bigeni and Keith Bugeja raced with their Maltese counterparts Stefan Dimech, David Dimech and Kyle Camilleri. All riders fought hard to place in the first three positions in all of the three heats. David Dimech won this category followed closely by Xuereb who was short by two points. Camilleri came in third place. Therefore Bigeni is still leading Class A of the Yamaha Championship Classification.

Class B was just as challenging with Nataniel Camilleri, Jorn Stelllini and Joseph Luke Gauci all striving hard for first place. In fact Camilleri who is top of the ClassB Championship list ended up first while Stellini followed in second place. Gauci placed third.

In Class C, Anthony Fenech did quite well followed closely by young Matthew Spiteri. Unfortunately Matthew Buttigieg had engine trouble during the first heat, therefore losing a considerable amount of points. Mark Camilleri, beaten by Spiteri came in third place, while Fenech came out on top in this round. Fenech is leading this class.

Gozo Motocross Association  announces that the fourth round of the Yamaha Gozo Motocross Championship 2017/18 will take place on Sunday 14th  January 2017 at Ta’ Xhajma Track. Races start at 13:00.

At the end, trophies were awarded to the winners together with Ravenol Lubricant Oil  vouchers reedemable at Galea General Service.

The association encourages and welcomes new riders.

One can also visit the fb page – https://www.facebook.com/gmagozzo for regular updates.

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