Get Dirty at ManjimupWed, 23 May 2018
Are you looking for something to do on the June long weekend? Head down and check out some of the best MotoX action you will ever see.
The Manjimup 15,000 is a significant event on Australia’s annual motocross calendar. It is the only event in Australia that brings together International Superstars, National Champions and West Australian local riders in the same Pit Paddock riding the same event.
Manjimup is 307km south of Perth comes alive for this long weekend event.
The inaugural Manjimup 15,000 was held in 1980 with the name being determined from the prize money; it attracted International and National riders from the very onset establishing itself as Australia’s richest and most prestigious outdoor motocross competition. After a short hiatus in the early 2000’s the event was rebirthed in 2009 by Dirt High Promotions in conjunction with the Manjimup Motorcycle Club.
Since that time the event has grown in stature and reputation, bringing it back into the public eye and centre stage of Australian Motocross, bringing International riders of the highest calibre to the event excites local riders and spectators making it the go to event on all motocross riders and spectators calendars.
The event has always been highly regarded by Manufacturers and Teams which is why the best of Australian riders compete in the event elevating it to such a level that no other motocross event in the country can compare, with an average of 600 riders over the course of the weekend and 9,000 spectators.
An Opening Ceremony on Friday night prior to racing celebrates the International and National riders and acknowledges the sponsors and volunteers contributions without whom the event would never be able to keep running at a world class level.
There is also a concert style speaker system that allowes spectators all over the venue to clearly hear the action, together with an exclusive event FM Channel no-one is left wondering what is happening on the track and all around the venue.
There will also be three National Championships at the same event, Women’s, Masters (40+ years), and Veterans (30-39 years). Plenty of action to check out.
June 1st – 3rd 2018 Cosy Creek Circuit, Shannons Manjimup 15,000 International Motocross.
Head over to the website or the event facebook page for more info.