Final race of cross coutnry motorbike series

Up to 50 riders will descend on Marrabel next Sunday for the final round of Gawler Motorcycle Club's Enduro Series.
Up to 50 riders will descend on Marrabel next Sunday for the final round of Gawler Motorcycle Club's Enduro Series.

Revheads will be in for a treat next weekend when the Gawler Motorcycle Club brings the third round of its Club Enduro series to Marrabel.

Battling on some of the states most challenging terrain, the riders will be tested on their consistency and their endurance in the cross country format.

Riders will race for a minimum of three hours, with one lap taking around 15 to 30 minutes to complete.

The Junior A and B series will take a minimum of two hours.

Big numbers are expected to make the journey north for the final round of the series with anywhere between 30 and 50 people estimated to take part.

There will also be a non-competitive junior class race held which will help young riders to take part in the sport.

Toby Lewis of Eudunda holds a 16 point lead over Gawler’s Simon Haydon to lead the series heading into the final round, while Harrison Baker reamins in contention by sitting in third place.

In the Junior B Series, Tyson Schumacher is in first place with Kyan Haydon not far behind, and in the Junior A’s Jaydon Mitchell leads Bryce Wilds.

Spectators are encouraged to get out and watch the action as entry is free of charge. Gawler Motorcycle Club will also be selling food and soft drink throughout the day.

The Schedule for the race is as follows:

Junior Non-Competitive:

7:30- 8:15am –Machine exam and rider sign on

8:15- Riders Briefing

 8:30am – 9:30am ride.

Junior – Competitive

 7:30-9:00am – Junior machine examination and rider sign on

 9:00-9:30am – Junior’s rider’s briefing and sight lap (Junior A, followed by Junior B)

 9:30-10:30am – Junior’s A Race

10:30-12:00- Junior B Race

 12:00 – Presentation from previous rounds

Seniors

 9:00-12:00 – Senior’s machine examination and rider sign on

12:00- Presentations from previous rounds.

 12:30-1:00 – Senior’s rider’s briefing and sight lap

 1:00-4:00pm – Senior’s Race

Entries for the series close on Wednesday, September 6, ahead of the race on Sunday, September 10.

Entry forms can be found here.