Yamaha Gozo Motocross Championship: Round 5

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 14:13

Gavin Muscat

The Gozo Motorcross Association organised the 5th round of the Yamaha Gozo Motocross Championship 2016/17 at Ta’ Xħajma Track. Races started at 1pm.

Excitement and anticipation where the order of the day as riders raced around the track beneath clear sunny skies. In Class A, Mario Cauchi achieved maximum points as he held on fast to first position in all three heats. He was followed by Joseph Bigeni on a Kawasaki KX 250cc. Robert Spiteri came in third.

Despite a minor incident Nataniel Camilleri managed to place second in Class B followed by Godfrey Bigeni. Keith Bugeja won this category on a Yamaha YZF 250cc.

Joseph Luke Gauci was challenged by Anthony Fenech who ultimately ended in first place in Class C while Gauci came in third. The young Matthew Spiteri showed great stamina as he challenged the older riders on his Honda CR80cc and won second place.

Vice president Jesmond Bigeni presented trophies to the winners.

Gozo Motocross Association  announces that the next event will be another FunRace which will take place on the 19th of March 2017.Races start at 1pm.

The association encourages and welcomes new riders. One can also visit the Facebook page for regular updates.





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