26 June, 2021
Bikers ready to get down, dirty
THE Whitsunday Dirt Bike Riders will hold a Club Day on the Dirt tomorrow. It’s an event five-to-seven years in the making; held under lights with racing expected to start at 2:30pm, continuing until 8.30pm.
While the track has been pre-
dominately a practice track up until now, the club has been working
hard to get in shape to hold races.
With the previous race day
having more than the 55 riders in
attendance, tomorrow’s expectations are high with more expected
to turn out to the event.
Whitsunday Dirt bike riders
vice president Ben Moran said it
has been some hard work to finally get this race mees underway.
“It’s finally happening,” Moran
“We are expecting anything up
to 70 riders this weekend.
“The race will be open to
children with 50cc bikes, right
through to 450cc opens, so there
will be more than 12 categories of
“With permanent lighting on the track, which we have been trying very hard to get, this will be our first race meeting will be under lights.”