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From Supermoto to Motocross

Last Friday’s Supermoto event which was held on Bridge Street and the William Peter Boulevard as part of the island’s 40th Independence activities marked the beginning of the St Lucia Moto X Club’s Motocross season.

Last Friday’s Supermoto event which was held on Bridge Street and the William Peter Boulevard as part of the island’s 40th Independence activities marked the beginning of the St Lucia Moto X Club’s Motocross season.

This Sunday however, the venue is in Cul de Sac, where patrons will once again experience first-hand the thrills and excitement that only biking can generate.

Image of Last Friday’s Supermoto event.
Last Friday’s Supermoto event which was held on Bridge Street and the William Peter Boulevard as part of the island’s 40th Independence activities marked the beginning of the St Lucia Moto X Club’s Motocross season.

According to a representative of the Moto X Club, “Our French partners were so impressed with the level of participation and crowd support at Supermoto they have already made plans to be on island this Sunday for Motocross.”

Thanks to many sponsors, the group says all is in place to ensure that Sunday’s race lives up to the hype. Four classes are expected to compete, the Pee-Wees; Alpha Burt, riding bike #332, Christian Eudoxie riding bike #110, Kareem Louis riding bike #3, Diego Maraj-Straughn riding bike #238, ‘Class C’, with the likes of Rossi Mc Lean riding bike #46, ‘Class B’ with Jah-Mallen Alcindor riding bike #100, Antonio Maynard riding bike #85, Darren Auguste riding bike #777, Amir Surage riding bike #88, Noel Mark riding bike #144, Caj Campsell riding bike #15, Kelvin Henry riding bike #472, Denzel Joseph riding bike #14, Shaan Cooper riding bike #105 and in ‘Class A’ Oswald Simon riding bike #44, Brian Leonce riding bike #22, Davidson (Weng-Weng) Belizaire riding bike #18, Ian Lesporis riding bike #9, Olson Francois riding bike #10, and Arrkim Griffith riding bike #101.

Start time is 2p.m. Admission is free but donations are welcome.

“Donations assist in offsetting the cost of track maintenance and other club expenses which are associated with hosting the Motocross events,” the Club representative noted.

The next Motocross race will be held on March 31st.

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